Discover Chippewa Falls Attractions like Irvine Park & Zoo
Book your next stay in western Wisconsin at the Country Inn & Suites conveniently located off Highway 124, close to Highway 53 and within five minutes of all the things to do in downtown Chippewa Falls. Take advantage of top-notch amenities
like free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool, and then explore family-friendly Irvine Park & Zoo or take a bike ride on the Old Abe State Trail. You can attend live events at the Heyde Center for the Arts and then step back in time on a carriage ride with Cabin Ridge Rides. For a fun afternoon with someone special, sample the libations at the Leinenkugel’s brewery. You can even book a brewery tour led by a member of the Leinenkugel family.
- Chippewa Falls Main Street (0.9 miles)
Excellent eateries, a summertime farmers market and year-round antique shopping make Main Street a great stop during your visit to Chippewa Falls. After shopping, stop by the Sheeley House Saloon for a pint of Leinenkugel’s.
Phone: +1 (715) 723-6661
- Ojibwa Golf & Bowl (3.8 miles)
For a fun afternoon with the family, pit kids against adults in bowling and nine or 18 holes of golf at Ojibwa. Afterward, enjoy a drink at the on-site bar or a piece of pizza at Jim Bob’s Pizza, also located on site.
Phone: +1 (715) 723-8823
- Irvine Park & Zoo (4.1 miles)
Spend a day with your family at this zoo, where you can get an up-close look at all of your favorite animals, including black bears, hyenas and tigers.
Phone: +1 (715) 723-0051
- Cabin Ridge Rides (6.8 miles)
Take a ride on a horse-drawn carriage or sleigh and enjoy bonfires, picnics and other adventures at this 400-acre facility.
Phone: +1 (715) 723-9537
Sports and Outdoors:
- Marc-On Shooting (1.6 miles)
Practice your aim at this indoor shooting range, located just minutes from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (715) 861-7651
- Old Abe State Trail (7.4 miles)
Depending on the season, you can hike, bike or take a snowmobile from Lake Wissota State Park to Brunet Island State Park on this scenic, 20-mile paved trail.
- Lake Wissota Golf Course (7.7 miles)
This beautiful 18-hole course is surrounded by Lake Wissota and Wisconsin’s gently rolling terrain. The course also offers a full pro shop and practice facilities.
Phone: +1 (888) 382-4780
- Lake Wissota State Park (9 miles)
Pack a picnic and rent a canoe from the park office to see what makes Lake Wissota a can’t-miss destination for families who love the great outdoors.
Phone: +1 (715) 382-4574
Museums and the Arts:
- Cook-Rutledge Mansion (1.5 miles)
This restored and furnished 1887 home once belonged to a wealthy lumber baron. Take a tour to see antique woodwork and exquisite stained-glass windows.
Phone: +1 (715) 723-7181
- Chippewa County Historical Society (1.8 miles)
Find out more about the Chippewa Falls area's rich history as you browse the exhibits in this museum. Exhibits include everything from Civil War artifacts to history from the Prohibition era.
Phone: +1 (715) 723-4399
- Heyde Center for the Arts (1.8 miles)
Whether you want to see a dance performance, a film, a classical music concert or a theater production, the Heyde Center is the place to go for the area's finest performing arts.
Phone: +1 (715) 726-9000
Beer and Wine:
- Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. (1.6 miles)
Enjoy your pick of craft brews and craft spirits at this lively gathering spot. Check the website for upcoming events including live music.
Phone: +1 (715) 861-5100
- Leinenkugel’s (2.1 miles)
Founded in 1867, this brewery offers inexpensive tours that are well worth your time and money. Taste some freshly brewed samples of the best beers in the area, and don’t miss the gift shop. Take advantage of our brewery package for added savings.
Phone: +1 (888) 534-6437
- Bye the Willow Lounge & Event Center (2.3 miles)
Gather with your group for live music and beer and wine sampling at this upscale lounge. Bye the Willow serves more than 50 wine selections and 80-plus craft beers.
Phone: +1 (715) 559-0371
- Loopy's Grill, Saloon & River Rentals (4.8 miles)
Visit Loopy’s to rent a tube, a canoe or kayak for fun on the Chippewa River. This destination also offers indoor and outdoor volleyball courts for year-round play.
Phone: +1 (715) 723-5667
- Autumn Harvest Winery & Orchard (6.8 miles)
Enjoy a taste of this winery's 13 wines and hard cider that all benefit from a distinct crisp, fruit-forward flavor. Leave time to visit the orchard and savor fresh apples, blueberries and other seasonal fruits.
Phone: +1 (715) 720-1663
- River Bend Vineyard & Winery (7.4 miles)
Pack a blanket to indulge in a bottle of wine with friends on the patio at this beautiful vineyard. In addition to serving free tastings at the winery, River Bend also sells its own artisan spirits on site at River Bend Distilling.
Phone: +1 (715) 720-9463