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  • Walk the nature trails at River Bend Nature Center in Caledonia or rent a kayak or canoe to paddle down the Root River
  • When you work up an appetite, grab a bite to eat at Soup Shanty or Buca’s Bar & Grill in Caledonia
  • View the beautiful grounds of historic Wind Point Lighthouse (public tower climbs on the first Sunday from June through October)
  • Fuel up with a cup of coffee or tea at Mocha Lisa Coffeehouse in Caledonia before or after visiting the lighthouse
  • Golf at one of the six public golf courses in Racine County (Ives Grove Golf Links, Johnson Park Golf Course, Rivermoor Golf Club, Shoop Park Golf Course, Washington Park Golf Course, and Browns Lake Golf Course)
  • Play miniature golf at Mulligan’s Mini Golf and Driving Range and if you get hungry, Buddy’s Sports Grill is on-site
  • Observe more than 100 different species of animals at the Racine Zoo, hand-feed the Masai giraffes, walk among wallaroos and kangaroos, and take a ride on the Zoo Choo Express train
  • Relax at North Beach, go swimming, build sandcastles, play volleyball, and enjoy live music and snacks at the North Beach Oasis in summer
  • Fish the Root River or Lake Michigan (you can even charter a boat)
  • Eat at Joey’s Yardarm or Chartroom Restaurant in Racine
Wind Point Lighthouse

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Browns Lake Golf Course
Golfing, Sports, Sports Facilities
932 Browns Lake Dr
Burlington, WI
Buca's Bar & Grill
Dining, Nightlife
4234 Douglas Ave
Racine, WI
Buddy's Sports Grill
Dining, Nightlife
6633 Douglas Ave
Racine, WI
Chartroom Food & Spirits
Dining, Pet Friendly
209 Dodge St
Racine, WI
Ives Grove Golf Links
Golfing, Sports
14101 Washington Ave
Sturtevant, WI
Joey's Yardarm Bar & Grill
Dining, Nightlife
930 Erie St
Racine, WI
Johnson Park Golf Course
Golfing, Sports
6200 Northwestern Ave
Racine, WI
Mocha Lisa Coffeehouse
Pet Friendly
2825 4 1/2 Mile Rd
Caledonia, WI
North Beach family building sand castle
North Beach
Sports, Swimming
100 Kewaunee St
Racine, WI
Racine Zoo
Wedding Venues
2131 N Main St
Racine, WI
River Bend Nature Center
Attractions, Canoeing, Event Venues, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, Parks, Sports, Wedding Venues
3600 N Green Bay Rd
Caledonia, WI
Rivermoor Golf Club
Dining, Golfing, Sports
30802 Waterford Dr
Waterford, WI

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