Manitowoc County

  • The S.S. BADGER Carferry takes daily trips across Lake Michigan from Manitowoc, Wisconsin to Ludington, Michigan.

    The S.S. BADGER Carferry takes daily trips across Lake Michigan from Manitowoc, Wisconsin to Ludington, Michigan.

Bordering Lake Michigan, Manitowoc County is a great place to experience a wide array of recreational opportunities and attractions. The county has over 245 miles of snowmobile trails for the winter weather enthusiasts. There are also 24 recreation parks and a recreation trail for visitors to enjoy hiking, disc golf, wildlife observation, or biking. The Lake Michigan coastline also provides stunning beaches great for a swim or canoeing and kayaking. Once a bustling port city, Manitowoc is home to the Wisconsin Maritime Museum where visitors can explore a restored World War II submarine and experience what life was like in the 19th century. Whatever your interests, Manitowoc offers a little bit of something for everyone.