Portage is a great place to stay in Wisconsin Dells as some of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Cascade Mountain Ski Area and the much-loved Devil's Head Ski Resort. And don’t miss the Circus World Museum and the Kalahari Indoor Waterpark.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find some interesting cultural attractions in and around Portage. Spend part of the day viewing the exhibits at the Tommy Bartlett Exploratory, the Museum of Historic Torture Devices and the Ripley's Believe It or Not. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the Crystal Grand Music Theater, the Rick Wilcox Theater and the Jeremy Allen's Grand Illusions Theater.
Rediscover the joys of childhood at the Chula Vista Waterpark, Wizard Quest and the Noah's Ark Waterpark. Enjoy a unique wildlife experience at the Storybook Gardens and Timbavati Wildlife Park. Kids and adults alike will enjoy the chance to run wild at at the Pirate's Cove Mini Golf.
If the weather is good, do what the locals do and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Put on your hiking shoes and enjoy the ecological preserves for which this area is so renowned, such as the Devils Lake State Park in Baraboo and the Mirror Lake State Park.
Take a break from sightseeing and relax at the Trappers Turn Golf Course in Baraboo, the Spring Brook Golf Course and the Cold Water Canyon Golf Course. Grab your favorite club and hit the fairways.
If you are ready to splash some cash, explore the Tanger Outlet Center.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Take your pick from the Super 8 Wisconsin Dells, the Chula Vista Resort, or the Polynesian Water Park Resort.