Comfort Inn & Suites
W227 N 16890 Tillie Lake Crt
Jackson, WI 53037
Phone: (262) 677-1133
Fax: (262) 677-1144
The beautiful, tree-lined streets of Grafton are a pleasure to walk on, especially if they lead to parks like the Lime Kiln Park. An impressive 28 acres (11.3 hectares) is what this park measures, offering a green vista for a variety of recreation and leisure activities. Located right by the river, the park offers a playground, picnic pavilions, an open-air shelter, a canoe ramp, a volleyball court, and also facilities for fishing, among other amenities. Do head out here, whether for an evening walk, a family picnic, or a romantic boat ride. Call for more information.
Formerly, the Dansk Evangelical Lutheran Kirke, the Lake Country Congregational Church dates back to 1910. This Lutheran Church was incorporated in the National Register of Historic Places in 1988. The church is renowned for its architectural excellence and represents the Romanesque style of designing.
The Havenwoods State Forest welcomes visitors to explore its scenic and beautiful wilderness. Wetlands, grasslands, arboretum and much more awaits you at this expansive forest.
Located just outside Milwaukee in the city of Glendale, Sprecher is a small brewery which was founded in 1985 by Randal Sprecher. The brewery was actually located in Milwaukee's Walker's Point area until 1994 when a need to expand brought the brewery to the city of Glendale. Sprecher brews nine beers in total, most notably the Black Baviarian which is a surprisingly light beer. The company is also known for their sodas, the most popular being the root beer. Sprecher offers tours (which include generous tastings) on most days, but reservations are required, so call ahead.
Scouting a picnic site for your next weekend? Head straight to the Naga-Waukee Park. This scenic stretch that overlooks the Nagawicka Lake, offers plenty of activities and fun things to do. It features a golf course, a pleasant park and access to the lake, making it an ideal picnic spot for the entire family. Outdoorsy people can indulge in swimming, boating, hiking, fishing, biking and much more stuff. Tech savvy picnickers can also enjoy an interesting game of Geocaching and go treasure hunting. With so much to do and enjoy, you will be surely tempted to stay back, hence you can avail the camping facilities. For more details, check website.
The St. John Chrysostom Church, more famously known as the Little Red Church on the Hill, is a historic church located in Delafield, Wisconsin. This wooden structure was built in 1853 by Richard Michell Upjohn, a famed architect from New York and his father, Richard Upjohn. With this design, the church building became a pioneer in Carpenter Gothic architecture, as it came to be known later. The site was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.
Estabrook Park is just one of the many manicured parks maintained by the Milwaukee County Parks System. The park provides tons of activities, from hiking and cycling to soccer or even canoe trips down the river, it has something for everyone. For those that love the game of Frisbee golf, this is the place to come. Additionally, the nearby Estabrook Beer Garden is the perfect spot to have a few liters of beer to quench your thirst after a long day of playing outdoors. The beers are imported directly from the München Hofbrauhaus in Germany and served in real liter Steins.
While the lush environs on the Western shores of Lake Michigan don't seem like the first place you'd think of where fossils are concerned, an old quarry just along the coast was discovered to be a rich site for ancient North American life. Schoonmaker Reef, found in a quarry operated by the Schoonmaker family, was first discovered in 1844. After extensive testing, it was determined that the reef was approximately 425 million years old, and contains Silurian fossils such as trilobites.
The St. Matthias Episcopal Church is a Gothic Revival structure established in 1851. It encompasses an area of 3.4 acres (1.4 hectare) and forms a part of the Episcopal Diocese of Milwaukee. The church building was put up in the National Register of Historic Places in 1983 and has been in continuous service. For mass details and timings please log on to their website.
This zoo is a prominent attraction in Wisconsin, and has almost every birds and animal imaginable, you would think. In fact, over 300 species dwell in this tranquil, lush green setting. The zoo is always actively involved in the preservation of wildlife with a special emphasis on endangered species. The dedicated staff of the zoo deserves appreciation for the high quality maintenance of the grounds. There is a range of entertaining activities and fun rides for the kids as well as for adults.
The renowned First Methodist Church, located in Waukesha, is a brilliant structure constructed more than a century ago in 1898. The church offers for two worship services on Sundays. While the 9:00a service is a more traditional worship method, the one at 10:30a makes way for an informal setting with mild musical instruments. It also holds Sunday School to impart Biblical knowledge and values to young children. It stands as a splendid example of the Romanesque style of architecture, and was added in the National Register of Historic Places in the year 1983.
The renowned First Baptist Church in Waukesha, Wisconsin is an American Baptist Church. It was constructed more than a century ago in 1872. Standing stern and architecturally superior even today, it was designed by E. Townsend Mix. It organizes worship services every Sunday at 9:30a. The children’s ministries and the Hispanic ministries work a great deal. Specially catered Wednesday dinners are planned as well. It follows the Gothic style of architecture.