If you want a fun vacation experience this winter without having to travel too far, come up to enjoy all the winter wonders in Door County, Wisconsin. With two state parks just an easy drive from Birchwood Lodge in Sister Bay, you can hike or snowshoe in nearby parks, bring your own snowmobile (weather permitting)or rent one and head off for an afternoon of fun on trails right from our doorstep. Head over to the the Teresa Highlander ice skating rink (weather permitting) at the Sister Bay Sports Core for more outdoor fun in the evergreen scented atmosphere. Warm up with hot chocolate around the huge outdoor fireplace. Looking for more winter fun? Bring your toboggan, sled or snow disk and climb up Hill 17 on the Peninsula State Park golf course for a thrilling ride down (weather permitting). How about hanging out with other visitors and locals at a nearby sports bar and grill. Need an early morning coffee or afternoon warm-up? You have three coffee places near Birchwood Lodge, each with its own unique atmosphere. And of course, every winter vacation must have is a charming place to stay amidst all the outdoor activities. Birchwood Lodge has got it all, clean, cozy (or spacious) suites, a charming lobby with comfy sofas to lounge near the stone fireplace, a long list of amenities and an ideal location in the heart of Sister Bay (think short walks to Al Johnson’s, Wild Tomato Pizza Grill, Husby’s Sports Bar and Grill and shopping in any direction from the Lodge. Always wanted to see what winter was like up here? Call Birchwood Lodge at 866-854-7195 for reservations, or, go online to www.birchwoodlodge.com to select your dates and room type. You may just be starting your personal tradition of taking an off season trip where winter really is a wonderland….Door County!