Marinette County

  • Dave’s Falls in Amberg was actually named for a logger who died at the site trying to guide lumber to it’s final destination.

    Dave’s Falls in Amberg was actually named for a logger who died at the site trying to guide lumber to it’s final destination.

Marinette County is famous for being the Waterfalls Capital of Wisconsin. A self-guided waterfalls tour offers visitors the opportunity to experience the natural, tranquil beauty of the falls as they hike along the trails. With several lakes, rivers and streams to enjoy, the area offers great fishing, canoeing, kayaking and whitewater rafting. Those looking to learn about the history of the community will enjoy the many historical museums including several historical societies, the Land of Oz Museum featuring memorabilia from the classic film, and the Peshtigo Fire Museum. Both indoors and out, Marinette County offers family-friendly fun year round.