Find fun things to do in Fond du Lac like boating on Lake Winnebago

Located off I-41, the Country Inn & Suites, Fond du Lac is perfectly positioned for vacationers interested in outdoor adventures on Lake Winnebago. You can swim, boat, and angle for fish in the warmer months or snowmobile and bike across the frozen lake in the winter. For some family-friendly things to do, get a close-up look at remarkable aircraft at the EAA Aviation Museum or cheer on your favorite NASCAR racers at Road America. You can feel the holiday spirit year-round at Kristmas Kringle Shoppe, located less than a mile away. In town for a concert at the Fond du Lac Fairgrounds? Our hotel rooms place you roughly 10 minutes from the festivities.

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EAA Aviation Museum

17.02 mi / 27.4 km from the hotel
The sky’s the limit at the EAA Aviation Museum, home to more than 200 planes that span the history of flight. For firsthand experience, schedule a flight aboard a Korean War helicopter or visit during the annual AirVenture Oshkosh air show.

Kettle Moraine State Forest

17.02 mi / 27.38 km from the hotel
Offering almost 30,000 acres of trails, lakes, and woods, Kettle Moraine State Forest is the perfect spot for hiking, skiing, and horseback riding. While you’re there, drop by the Natural History Museum at the park headquarters.

Kristmas Kringle Shoppe

0.8 mi / 1.29 km from the hotel
Experience the joy of Christmas year-round when you wander through over 10,000 square feet of ornaments, lights, and other holiday decor.

Road America

23.95 mi / 38.54 km from the hotel
For high-speed fun, start your engine and head over to Road America, where the excitement of car racing and go-karting await.

Rolling Meadows Golf Course

0.57 mi / 0.91 km from the hotel
For more than 40 years, this golf course has hosted a range of players on its bluegrass fairways boasting 27 holes. Grab some gear at the pro shop or stop in for drinks at Kleinke’s Scorecard Pub and Grill.

Lake Winnebago

3.41 mi / 5.48 km from the hotel
Spend a relaxing day fishing for walleye and bass, or sprawl out while catching some sun on the beach at this lake that spans nearly 138,000 acres.

Fond du Lac Fairgrounds

2.01 mi / 3.24 km from the hotel
Animal shows, agriculture exhibits, RV rallies, concerts, and an annual carnival are just a few of the things to do at these fairgrounds.

Fondy Sports Park

0.99 mi / 1.59 km from the hotel
For family fun that includes go-karts, mini golf, and bumper boats, head over to Fondy Sports Park.

Galloway House & Village

1.55 mi / 2.49 km from the hotel
Explore yesteryear at this Victorian-era village and 30-room mansion. You can visit a schoolhouse, a print shop, a train depot, and other buildings on the grounds.

Horicon National Wildlife Refuge

14.43 mi / 23.23 km from the hotel
Take a peaceful stroll through natural landscapes replete with beautiful birds at this refuge, which includes more than 22,000 acres of marshland.

Lakeside Park

3.36 mi / 5.41 km from the hotel
Take a nostalgic ride on the miniature train or the antique carousel at this family-friendly park with a playground and a petting zoo. Located on Lake Winnebago, the site features a walk-up lighthouse, a full-service marina, and fishing platforms.