A trail through the forest in fall

5 fun day trips ideas to kick-start autumn in Green Bay

Wisconsin fall day trips from Green Bay 2019

Fall in Wisconsin is a wonderful time. The weather is beautiful, the trees are colorful and the temperatures are cool and crisp. Best of all, there are a variety of fun things to do in the area. Whether you’re looking for a fun fall adventure or just want to kick-back and relax, you’ll find a variety of ways to do all this and more right here in the Green Bay area. That said, here are some fun Wisconsin fall day trip ideas.

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See the beautiful fall colors on a hikeColorful pumpkins in a pile

There is nothing quite like the vibrant colors in fall. Best of all, there are many places you can go to see incredible fall foliage. These include the Green Bay Botanical Garden, Green Isle Park, Holy Hill Basilica, on the Marinette County Waterfall tour, the Barkhausen Waterfowl Preserve and many more.

Visit the Wildlife Sanctuary

For a day of learning and adventure, visit the Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary. The Sanctuary has a nature education center, an observation building where you can see live birds of prey and a wildlife Habi-Trek Trail. The trail has exhibits with wolves, foxes, otters, turtles, flying squirrels and much more. The Sanctuary has 6.5 miles of trails for hiking, a picnic area and a variety of special programs.

Find the perfect pumpkin at a local farm

Autumn isn’t complete without a trip to a local farm in search of the perfect pumpkin. Whether you’re looking for pumpkins, gourds and mums for decorating or just need the ideal pumpkin to carve a Jack-O-Lantern, you’re sure to find a great selection at any of the local farms in the Green Bay area.

Pick fresh apples in an orchard

The taste of an apple fresh off the tree is unmatched. Whether you have your heart set on Gala or Fuji apples, you’re likely to find your favorite variety at one of Green Bay’s area orchards. Best of all, many local apple orchards and farms also sell fresh apple cider, baked desserts, jams and much more.

Visit a local festival

There are a variety of fun fall events, including Fall Fest on Broadway in downtown Green Bay, Fall Family Fest at the Green Bay Botanical Garden and many more. Attending a fall festival is a great way to celebrate the start of a new season, enjoy delicious food and drink and spend time with family and friends.


What are your favorite ways to enjoy fall in the Green Bay area? Let us know in the comments below. From all of us at Le Mieux Toyota, thank you for reading!