The central Wisconsin city of Portage was named for an ancient overland portage that has linked the Fox and Wisconsin Rivers for thousands of years. Stroll the city’s historic downtown retail district with friends to discover unique cafes and shops. Explore the area’s striking natural scenery by foot, bike or boat. Immerse yourself in the region’s past at local museums and tour what’s left of Fort Winnebago to feel history come alive.
Explore the Area
From soaking up the summer sun to hitting the trails after a fresh snowfall, Wisconsin has no shortage of activities for every season. Here's an idea of what the weather in this area is like to help get your planning started!