Aug 30 2021

Your Guide to a Fantastic Trip from Chicago to Elkhart Lake

When you feel the urge to enjoy the weather and explore new surroundings, you don’t always have to go somewhere many hours from Chicago. Elkhart Lake has so much to offer, from crystal-clear waters to exciting activities. The best part? Planning a short road trip from Chicago to Elkhart Lake is a breeze! If you’re looking for an exciting way to spend your next trip, The Osthoff Resort is the place for you.  

Jul 28 2021

Fall in Wisconsin: The Perfect Way to Rest & Recharge

Many visitors consider the fall season to be among the best times to visit Southern Wisconsin’s Elkhart Lake. Spending fall in Wisconsin combines all the enjoyment of the season with many extra perks! For starters, Elkhart Lake quiets down significantly during the fall months. So, if you are craving a long, tranquil retreat, you might find that autumn is the perfect time of the year to visit us!  From autumn events to beautiful fall foliage to lakeside fun, our guide will take your Elkhart Lake vacation to the next level. 
Parnell Tower Loop

Oct 1 2020

Top Fall Foliage Hikes You Need To Explore!

Infused with the charming spirit of northern hospitality, Elkhart Lake is a welcoming haven for outdoor adventurers, nature buffs, and history buffs alike. We are all extremely lucky to call the Northern Unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest our home. There is no better time of the year to explore this scenic, natural gem than in fall.

Sep 30 2020

Five Nearby Golf Courses – One Amazing Experience!

The Osthoff Resort is the perfect hub to make a golf weekend any golfer would be envious of! Grab your clubs and hit the links at some of the premier and breathtaking courses within 20 miles of our Resort.

Sep 29 2020

25 Seasonal Activities Bucket List

Ask anyone who’s vacationed at The Osthoff Resort in Elkhart Lake, Wis., what their favorite tradition is, and they’re bound to rattle off an entire list with ease rather than just stopping at one. The resort staff compiled a bucket list of 25 seasonal things vacationers should do at least once!

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