4 Ways to Experience the Best Spring in Wisconsin

You can explore Elkhart Lake any time of year, but spring in Wisconsin is especially magical! All around town, the dazzling yellow, pink, and purple blooms will leave you speechless. But perhaps, the best thing about our region is that you can experience the wonder up close! Elkhart Lake boasts outstanding attractions that promise a great time and unforgettable memories. To find out everything that Elkhart Lake, WI, has to offer, request access to our complimentary Vacation Guide and start planning your spring getaway today! 

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How to Make the Most of Your Unforgettable Spring in Wisconsin

Spot New Blooms at Bookworm Gardens  

One of the best reasons to spend spring in Elkhart Lake, WI, is Bookworm Gardens! Just a short drive away, this unique oasis was inspired by children’s literature and features 70 beautiful gardens, each created after a children’s book. Throughout the property, you’ll find stunning plant collections, thousands of flowers, and of course, fabulous colors. For the ultimate garden experience, stop by Bookworm Gardens from May to October and enjoy gorgeous blossoms at their peak. From cherry blossoms to tulips to daffodils, the garden’s beauty spans seven acres, making it a must-see during spring in Wisconsin. 

Swing into Spring at the Golf Course 

When you visit Elkhart Lake during springtime, you’ll have to get outside and enjoy the fresh air and practice your golf swing. The best part? There are several fantastic golf courses within a short distance from the resort! Whether you’re a serious competitor or want to enjoy an afternoon on the green, you’ll love spending the day at these Elkhart Lake golf courses. 

Check out these nearby courses:  

  • Quit Qui Oc Golf Club | 0.5 miles 
  • Sir Lanserlot Golf Course | 2 miles 
  • Evergreen Golf Course | 9 miles 
  • Sunset Hills Golf Course | 11 miles 
  • Sheboygan Town & Country Club | 14 miles 

Enjoy a Hike on the Ice Age Trail 

A few minutes from the resort, you’ll find the Ice Age Trail LaBudde Creek Segment. This Ice Age National Trail segment crosses the LaBudde Creek State Fishery Area in Elkhart Lake and extends for just over three miles. Dotted along the intricate trail system are beautiful views of wooded hills and wetlands, making it a draw for day hikers visiting Elkhart Lake.  

Stay Near It All at The Osthoff Resort 392

After a beautiful spring day filled with outdoor adventures, head home to The Osthoff Resort for a relaxing night; when you book any of our beautiful accommodations, like the two-bedroom suites, you can always look forward to top-rated amenities, specials, and service. 

Two on-site restaurants and access to our private pools are a few ways to relax and unwind at our AAA Four Diamond-rated Best of Grounds! You’ll also enjoy proximity to Elkhart Lake, where you’ll find wide-open green spaces and stunning blooms during the spring.  

When you are ready to plan your next getaway, check our availability and book your stay. We can’t wait to host you at The Osthoff Resort!