Get Outside and Explore

SO MUCH TO DO AND SO LITTLE TIME.

Nestled on the banks of the mighty Fox River between Lake Puckaway and Green Lake, the Princeton area is a water lover’s paradise with abundant opportunities to get outdoors and explore.
Things to Do #1

Set your Sights on the Birds

Princeton WI is designated as a “Bird City” and offers a wonderful and robust birding experience.

The area surrounding Princeton is blessed by its wealth of habitats for birds and wildlife, and many good locations have trails and are open to public access.

SEE BEST BIRD WATCHING LOCATIONS
THINGS TO DO #2

Go Ride a Bike

Bicycling enthusiasts can choose from over 150 miles of mapped biking routes on eight back-road tours that begin in downtown Princeton.

The routes, which range from 8 to 34 miles, and from flat to quite hilly, will take you through some of the most beautiful countryside in central Wisconsin.

SEE BIKING ROUTES
Things to Do #3

Head for the Water

Surrounded by over 40 square miles of lakes and hundreds of miles of rivers and streams of every depth and size make Princeton and the surrounding area a water lovers’ paradise.

Drop in your canoe or kayak at any of the boat launches seen on the Green Lake Country area map and silently glide along the shore lines of your choosing.

EXPLORE CANOEING/KAYAKING LOCATIONS
Things to Do #4

Chase a Little White Ball

Princeton sits smack dab in the center of 5 of the finest golf courses in Wisconsin.

From nearly treeless rolling hills of the “Scottish-style” links to fairways beautifully bordered with mature and dense oaks and pines, the area is a golfer’s paradise and golf packages are available.

GET OUT AND GOLF
Things to Do #5

Go for a Hike

Hiking, strolling, trekking, sauntering… energy for the body, pleasure for the senses, serenity for the mind, fuel for the soul.

Taking a few minutes or a full day, a multitude of area trails and parks throughout the area fill the need to get back to nature.

DISCOVER WHERE TO HIKE
Things to Do #6

Throw in a line

Whether wetting a line off a bridge, from a boat, shoreline or cutting a hole in the ice, fishing is great.

The Fox River, Green Lake and Lake Puckaway are managed for quality fishing, and favorites include small and large mouth bass, bluegill, perch, white bass, northern, walleye, cisco, musky, trout and catfish.

FIND FISHING HOT SPOTS
Things to Do #7

Winter Outdoor Fun

Miles of manicured snowmobile trails take you for short hops or day-long excursions from county to county.

Beautifully maintained trails await for all levels of cross-country skiers abound in the Princeton area. Winter fishing turns our lakes turn into small villages when water turns to ice.

DISCOVER WINTER SPORTS

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