Short Summer Day Excursion

Summer Activities Near Your Gerstad Home

The summer season presents so many opportunities for fun, outdoor activities. Sometimes, it can feel a little overwhelming to choose what to do on your days off. We did a little research and were able to put together a list of some fun summer activities near your Gerstad home. Find your community below and check out what options are available to you this summer!

Bailey Estates, Williams Bay

If you live in our gorgeous Bailey Estates community and are looking for some fun summer activities, we’ve got you covered! Pop over to the Lake Geneva Cruise Line for a public tour or a private cruise. Either way, you’ll get some fresh air, explore architecture, and enjoy the lake. If you’re looking for a more active summer day, stop by Lake Geneva Ziplines and Adventures! Take a biplane tour or experience their high ropes course with friends and family. This is a great way to enjoy the warm weather and stay active this summer! Finally, you can enjoy some of the farmer’s markets in your area this summer! Not only is this a fun and relaxing way to enjoy summer days, but it also supports local businesses in your community! To find a farmer’s market near you, click here.

The Trails of Dawson Creek, Poplar Grove

There is so much to do this summer near the Trails of Dawson Creek! If you enjoy golfing, Timber Pointe offers golfers a premier course! Their expertly conditioned 18 hole championship course challenges golfers of all skill levels! Another great way to spend a summer day is by stopping by the DC Estate Winery. Their beautiful vineyard, extensive wine list, and array of snacks make it the perfect place to gather with the people you love and try some new wines in the process! Finally, we recommend exploring Frank Lloyd Wright’s Laurent House! This home is full of history and unique features. Book your tour today and enjoy a day of culture, history, and architecture!

Liberty Trails, McHenry

Residents of our Liberty Trails community have lots to look forward to this summer! We couldn’t imagine starting this list with anything other than the McHenry Outdoor Theater! Indulge your nostalgic side and make some new memories under the stars this summer. Another great way to enjoy the outdoors this summer is by stopping by the Three Oaks Recreation Area. There is so much to do here but some of our favorites include paddle boarding, kayaking, and water skiing! Finally, we recommend spending some time at McHenry Brewing Co. Enjoy locally-brewed drinks in this historic building located by the Fox River. You’ll love everything from the taste of the beer to the beauty of the atmosphere!

The Trails of Pheasant Ridge, Richmond

Because of its proximity to our other communities, we recommend residents of the Trails of Pheasant Ridge take advantage of the same summer activities we listed above. Most notable are the McHenry Outdoor Theater and Farmer’s Markets.

We hope you found this list of activities to be helpful. As you can see, there’s lots to enjoy during these warm summer months either by yourself or with family and friends! If you are on the hunt for a new home in Williams Bay, Poplar Grove, McHenry, or Richmond, visit us on our website or fill out our contact form. We look forward to working with you.

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