Ski Granite Peak During Your Stay
Wausau has a lot to offer, so stay near some of this city’s most unique attractions like the Grand Theater on ArtsBlock or
Wausau Kayak/Canoe Course
when you choose the Country Inn & Suites in Wausau, WI. On hot summer days, cool off at two outdoor waterparks near the hotel. In the winter, spend a day skiing the slopes at Granite Peak. Should you find yourself unprepared for any of these attractions, Cedar Creek Mall is just a few miles away, so you can buy a swim suit or a winter coat.
Include these must-see attractions on your itinerary:
- Cedar Creek Mall (4 miles)
Find a variety of stores at Cedar Creek Mall from Big E Outdoors to Thelma’s Bridal. Break up your shopping with a movie at Cedar Creek Cinema.
- Central Wisconsin Airport (18 miles)
Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA) flies passengers into Minneapolis, Detroit and Chicago O'Hare via Delta, United and American Airlines flights.
Phone: +1 (715) 693-2147
- Grand Theater on ArtsBlock (4 miles)
See a Broadway show, a comedy act or a country music performance at this beautiful theater.
Phone: +1 (715) 842-0988
- Granite Peak Ski Area (6 miles)
Strap on your skis or board and tackle Granite Peak’s beginner, intermediate and advanced slopes. Later, warm up with a cup of hot chocolate by the lounge’s fireplace.
Phone: +1 (715) 845-2846
- Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum (4.5 miles)
Internationally famous for its Birds in Art exhibit, this free museum showcases a variety of rotating displays including an impressive garden exhibition to which talented snow sculptors add their work in the winter.
Phone: +1 (715) 845-7010
- Mullins Cheese (16 miles)
When in the land of the Cheese Heads, once must find a cheesy souvenir before returning home. Check out the retail store at Mullins Cheese, and don’t leave without trying the famous fried cheese curds.
Phone: +1 (715) 693-3205
- Rothschild-Schofield Aquatic Center (2 miles)
Slide down a 225-foot water slide, splash around Mushroom Waterfall or hit up the sand volleyball courts this summer at Rothschild-Schofield Aquatic Center. Recharge the family with a picnic lunch under a large pavilion.
Phone: +1 (715) 355-9293
- Van Der Geest Dairy (15 miles)
Tour this 4,000-acre dairy farm that has accrued 3,000 Holstein cows in more than three decades.
Phone: +1 (715) 675-6043
- Wausau Kayak/Canoe Course (6 miles)
These Class II rapids have hosted international competitions as well as training runs for elite athletes. Visit this course for an adventurous outdoor experience.
Phone: +1 (715) 203-1279
- Weston Aquatic Center (2.5 miles)
Cool down your summer with water slides, water climbing structures and water rides at this popular aquatic center.
Phone: +1 (715) 241-7946
- Wisconsin Woodchucks Baseball (4 miles)
Visit the home of the Wisconsin Woodchucks, a beautiful, historic landmark of Wausau just north of downtown.
Phone: +1 (715) 845-5055
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