Seeing Green

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Sail Away By Gretchen Z. Feeney

When I think of summer in Green Lake, I think sailing. For many, summer is a time to get away, but I like nothing better than to spend my summer here in Green Lake and on...

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Paddleboarding, by Thom Lemmenes, Owner of Pierless Boat Rentals

Looking for a healthy, inexpensive way to get a new perspective on Green Lake? I wholeheartedly endorse stand-up paddleboarding. It’s a great full-body workout, it gives you a wonderful opportunity to take in the beautiful shoreline of Green...

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Golf – by Todd Weir, President of the Green Lake Area Chamber of Commerce and Owner of Pinnacle Plumbing, LLC

I am very fortunate to live in such a beautiful part of Wisconsin. Green Lake has in its immediate surroundings four stunning courses that provide 99 holes of wonderful golf. The city of Green Lake is home to the oldest golf course in the State of...

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Boat Jam, by Ryan Meiborg, General Manager at the Shoreline Boat Center

It’s the party of the summer: Boat Jam on Norwegian Bay! Every year, Shoreline Boat Center puts a bandon a barge, puts the barge on the bay, and celebrates the...

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Parks, by Roberta Martin, Marketing and Program Coordinator at the Green Lake Area Chamber of Commerce

My personal favorite park in town is Playground Park. It’s a great place to visit on Friday afternoons throughout the summer season as there’s place for the kids to play while Mom and Dad check out the local Farmers Market....

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Snowshoeing and Cross Country Skiing, by Roberta Martin, Marketing and Program Coordinator at the Green Lake Area Chamber of Commerce

For people who are craving outdoors time during winter, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing at the Green Lake Conference Center is a great option! Last winter, albeit with some hesitation, I decided to...

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Ice Skating at Deacon Mills Park or “It’s A Wonderful Ice” by the Green Lake Renewal Project

Over the course of the winter, parts of the lake can accumulate as many as 36 inches of ice. The most convenient way to enjoy it is on the ice rink in Deacon Mills Park. Created a few years ago by the Downtown...

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Town Square – by Fran Hill, CEO of Town Square

For the last three years, our beautiful, historic courthouse has taken on a new life as a fabulous community center called Town Square, entirely created and supported by the people of the Green Lake County Area. I am so grateful to have been part...

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