8 days in Northwest Wisconsin Itinerary

8 days in Northwest Wisconsin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwest Wisconsin travel planner

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Drive to La Guardia Airport, Fly to Duluth International Airport, Drive to Superior
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Superior
— 1 night
Drive
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Bayfield
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chippewa Falls
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hudson
— 2 nights
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Drive to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport / Wold–Chamberlain Field, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to New York City

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Superior

— 1 night
Superior is a city in, and the county seat of, Douglas County in the state of Wisconsin. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): learn about all things military at Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Ice Caves, immerse yourself in nature at Pattison State Park, and then immerse yourself in nature at Amnicon Falls State Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Superior trip planner.

New York City to Superior is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from New York City in October: highs in Superior hover around 56°F, while lows dip to 36°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Bayfield.

Things to do in Superior

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Bayfield

— 2 nights
Bayfield is a city in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): do a tasting at Hauser's Superior View Orchard, stop by Apostle Islands Booksellers, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Copper Falls State Park and then explore the fascinating underground world of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Ice Caves.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bayfield trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Superior to Bayfield by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in October, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Chippewa Falls.

Things to do in Bayfield

Parks · Nature · Spas · Shopping

Side Trip

Chippewa Falls

— 2 nights
Chippewa Falls is a city located on the Chippewa River in Chippewa County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): stroll around Irvine Park, sample the tasty concoctions at Leinie Lodge, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Chippewa Valley, explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Eau Claire, and then walk around Carson Park.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Chippewa Falls online attractions planner.

You can drive from Bayfield to Chippewa Falls in 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Chippewa Falls can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hudson.

Things to do in Chippewa Falls

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Hudson

— 2 nights
Hudson is a city in St. On the 7th (Thu), Head underground at Crystal Cave and then learn about winemaking at Dancing Dragonfly Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): let the kids burn off some steam at Lakefront Park and then immerse yourself in nature at Willow River State Park.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Hudson day trip tool.

You can drive from Chippewa Falls to Hudson in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hudson

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Fun & Games

Side Trips