Fun Things to Do
An outdoor basketball area is available.
Elkhart Lake, with its quaint village streets and winding rural roads, is perfect for biking. The nearby Kettle Moraine State Forest also offers a variety of marked mountain bike trails for the more adventurous rider.
Click here to see bike trails in the area.
Bicycle Rentals – Closed for the Season
The Osthoff Resort has mountain bikes available for the whole family. Advance reservations are required.
Adult Mountain Bike = $10/hr
Children’s Mountain Bike = $10/1 hr | +$5/2nd hour
Adult Tandem = $25/1 hr | +$10/2nd hour
Add-on Child Tandem = $8/1 hr | +$0/2nd hour
Burleys = $8/1 hr | +$0/2nd hour
Availability and rates on above subject to change.
Cancellations made less than 48 hours in advance of reservation time will be charged in full.
Bowl a few frames at Anchor Lanes. This is a year-round facility with 12 lanes and a game room.
Experience an 18 hole disc golf course at nearby Road America. The entirety of the disc golf course is surrounded by our world famous 4-mile track. Open Monday’s and Wednesday from 6-8 pm, starting in May and running thru the end of September.
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Located 20 minutes from The Osthoff Resort, The Siberian Outpost, offers dog sled rides and demonstrations that are enjoyed by all ages year-round. Demonstrations are tailored to the needs of the group or individuals who wish to witness this specialty sport. For more information, rates or to make an appointment, call 920.960.4252.
Click here to view a video of The Siberian Outpost.
Located 25 miles from The Osthoff Resort is Sunburst Ski Area offering downhill skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing. Sunburst offers 12 runs including 3 terrain parks for beginner, novice, intermediate, advanced and expert skiers and snowboarders alike! For hours of operation, snow conditions and cost, please call 262.626.8404 or visit www.skisunburst.com.
Have some fun on local lakes, or catch some “big ones” on a Lake Michigan Fishing Charter.
* Free Fishing Weekends in Wisconsin are always held the third full weekend in January and the first full weekend in June. For 2021, the dates will be January 16 & 17 and June 5 & 6. Fishing licenses required all other dates for people 16 and older.
4 Miles of Fitness
From cross country trails, to clearly marked service roads around Road America’s picturesque 640-acre facility, and even the legendary 4-mile, 14 turn road racing surface itself, anyone interested in bicycling, walking or running can enjoy all the facility has to offer in a safe environment free of traffic hassles and the usual neighborhood distractions. The 4 Miles of Fitness Events are every Monday and Wednesday night from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., starting in May and running until the end of September.
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Whether it’s along the shores of Lake Michigan, in the picturesque Kettles, or on a trail formed during the Ice Age, there are so many great places to hike when you visit The Osthoff Resort!
Click here for 5 great trails near The Osthoff Resort.
Enjoy beautiful scenery and charming surroundings from a new perspective. Local stable offers guided tours seasonally, May – October, by appointment only.
Spend time together on a traditional haywagon ride. Enjoy the rustic paths and winding roads of the charming surroundings. Fun for all ages.
Horse-drawn Carriage Rides
Arrange for a private horse-drawn carriage ride through the village.
Ice fishing is available on a number of area lakes.
Bring your skates and spend time ice-skating on The Osthoff Resort’s Reflection Pond.
Golf to your heart’s content on either of the two 18-hole mini-golf courses. Each beautifully landscaped course will challenge the experienced golfer who wants to improve their short game, as well as the inexperienced golfer who just wants to have fun! Groups and parties are welcome. Also available are 6 fully automatic, monopole, batting cages including 3 hardball and 3 slow-pitch softball. Visit www.tjminigolf.com for more information.
Established in 2003, and opened to the public in 2009, the Boneyard Paintball field is designed to be fun for players of all skill levels. Offering the most friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable staff that you will ever find. Visit www.boneyardpaintball.com for more information.
Bundle up and enjoy hours of fun sledding down the Village Hill. Bring your own favorite sled, tube or saucer.
Enjoy hours of winter fun with snowshoe rentals available at Quit Qui Oc Golf Course, Thursday – Sunday. Call 920.876.2833 for more information.
An on-site tennis court is available for the use of our guests and is handled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Two outdoor volleyball courts are located on the lakefront for the use of our guests and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
For more information on listed activities, contact Guest Services at 920.876.5870.