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Wilderness Resort is located close to exit 92 of I-90/94. Take exit 92 and turn north. After the stop light, go 4 blocks, the Wilderness Resort is on the right side of the street.

Parking is readily available. Please contact Guest Services for shuttle bus service throughout the Wilderness Territory.


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AIRPORTS

MADISON :
Dane County Regional Airport
Approx: 50 Minutes / 47 Miles
www.msnairport.com
MILWAUKEE: 
General Mitchell International Airport
Approx: 2 Hours 10 Minutes / 125 Miles
www.mitchellairport.com

 

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Wilderness Resort Blog


CHECK OUT OUR HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS AT THE WILDERNESS!
Next to summer, the holidays are our favorite time of the year! The resort truly becomes a winter wonderland with...
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NOMINATE SOMEONE YOU KNOW FOR OUR 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS GIVEAWAYS
Do you know someone in your community who is making a huge difference in the lives of others? If so,...
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THANKSGIVING, COMPLETE WITH ALL OF THE FIXINGS, MADE EASY
Do you love getting together with your family for Thanksgiving but despise the time and effort it takes to clean...
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A GROOM’S PERSPECTIVE: WHY WE CHOSE THE WILDERNESS FOR OUR WEDDING
By Guest Blogger Joe of Sun Prairie When we first started planning our wedding, we really wanted to have a...
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WHERE WE GET OUR FUN IDEAS
Have you ever wondered where we get our ideas for our fun attractions like our amazing water slides, new indoor...
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HAVE A SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN AT THE WILDERNESS RESORT
If your family is looking for some spooktacular Halloween fun, you’ll definitely want to head to the Wilderness this October!...
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CELEBRATE THE END OF SUMMER WITH US SEPTEMBER 12-14
Are you bummed to see summer coming to an end? Well, Wisconsin Dells may have just the thing to cheer...
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NEW COCKTAIL MENU UNVEILED
In honor of our new Margarita’s Swim-Up Bar opening, we put our mixologists to the test, and asked them to...
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HERE’S WHY USING YOUR VACATION TIME CAN MAKE YOU A BETTER EMPLOYEE!
Now that you’ve turned your calendar to August, are you finding yourself frustrated that you haven’t gotten outside enough this...
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TIPS FOR TAMING WILD ROCK GOLF CLUB
If you enjoy golfing, we’re hoping that playing our amazing Wild Rock Golf Club is on your “must do list”...
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YOUNG FAMILY REUNION CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF STAYING AT THE WILDERNESS
By Guest Blogger: Sue Young Ten years ago, my parents approached me about planning a special family reunion with our...
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INTRODUCING THE ULTIMATE CABANA EXPERIENCE OUR NEW THE EAGLES NEST
With 540 square feet and space for up to 25 people, our new Eagle’s Nest Cabana is the ideal paradise...
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BECOME A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD HOLDER – WORLD’S LARGEST SWIMMING LESSON™, JUNE 20TH!
Are you going to be at staying at the Wilderness on Thursday, June 19th or Friday, June 2oth? Do you have...
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IT’S SUN SAFETY WEEK – HERE IS HOW YOU CAN PROTECT YOURSELF
Summer is finally here, and as America’s largest waterpark resort, we want to make sure that you’re being safe when...
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FREE & DISCOUNTED TICKETS FOR OUR GUESTS BECAUSE WE APPRECIATE YOU!
Great news! Beginning Friday, May 23, 2014 and running through Monday, September 1, 2014, we want to give you something...
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WILDERLAND MOVIES ADD AN ELEMENT OF FUN TO YOUR STAY
There’s no better way to end a summer day than to spread out a blanket on the grass, and watch...
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AND THE WINNER OF OUR MOTHER’S DAY CONTEST IS…
Wow, we knew all moms were special before we started this contest but now we have proof! The response to...
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MAY IS NATIONAL WATER SAFETY MONTH: PLAY IT SAFE – WATER SAFETY TIPS
Did you know that May is Water Safety month? As America’s largest waterpark resort, we thought this provided us with...
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KLONDIKE BOARDWALK IS NOW OPEN!
The construction crews have cleared out and we are excited to announce that the new Klondike Boardwalk opened on Monday,...
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TELL US WHY YOUR MOM DESERVES TO SPEND MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND AT THE WILDERNESS
We think moms are awesome! Each and every day they do amazing things to make us feel great about ourselves...
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WILD CANYON CAFE’S NEW DINNER MENU WOWS
Next time you’re at the Wilderness, make sure you bring a hearty appetite to our Wild Canyon Café. Why? Because...
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PLAN NOW TO CELEBRATE EASTER AT THE WILDERNESS!
Now that Fat Tuesday is behind us, let’s set our sights past the snow on the ground and focus on...
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NEW LASER TAG ARENA AND LASER MAZE OFFER A TON OF FUN
By guest blogger, Erin, a 39 year-old mom For the first time in my life, I think I’m the envy...
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THANKS FOR HELPING US HONOR OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEES!
Did you know that when you submit a comment card recognizing a Wilderness employee or a manager for a job...
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CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY THIS YEAR AT THE WILDERNESS
Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to let your sweetie know how special they are to you, and how much...
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WHAT’S NEW FOR 2014!
Are you ready to explore some fun and amazing new attractions and amenities at the Wilderness Resort in 2014? Here’s...
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OUR DREAM WEDDING AT WILD ROCK
By guest blogger: Theresa from Greenfield, WI With just under a year to plan the wedding of our dreams, I...
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NEW YEAR’S EVE AT THE WILDERNESS IS NOW A TRADITION MY KIDS AND I LOOK FORWARD TO
By Guest Blogger Stacy fron Elgin, IL My children and I have spent the last couple of years bringing in...
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BREAKFAST WORTH WAKING FOR!
If you’re like most people, when you’re on vacation, you enjoy sleeping in. However, you might just want to rouse...
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MY MEMORABLE GIRLS’ REUNION GETAWAY WEEKEND
A guest blog by Kim from Milwaukee I recently had the opportunity to reconnect with my college roommates for a...
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TOMMYKNOCKERS WATERING HOLE EXPANDS DRINK OPTIONS AND ENHANCES MENU
After a fun filled day in the waterpark sometimes you need to slow it down a little and treat yourself....
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NOW IS THE TIME TO PLAN YOUR HOLIDAY PARTIES
By Shannon Timmerman, CMP, Group Sales Director for Glacier Canyon Lodge Conference Center September is the perfect time to start...
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REMINISCING ABOUT OUR SPECIAL WEDDING DAY
By guest blogger: Kim from  Salem, WI One  It is one day until the BIG day. Every emotion is running...
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WHY THE WILDERNESS RESORT IS MORE THAN JUST ANOTHER VACATION DESTINATION TO OUR FAMILY
By Amy from Valpraiso, IN When I set out to plan my families Wisconsin Dells vacation I was immediately attracted...
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GIRL SCOUT TROOP HAS A BLAST AT WILDERNESS ON THE LAKE
A guest blog by Bridget, Leader of Girl Scout Troop 3019 of Milwaukee Our family is a huge fan of...
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WHY THE WILDERNESS IS MY HAPPY PLACE
By Guest Blogger Jim from Bolingbrook, Il My first trip to the Wilderness was totally unplanned…a whim!  I had a...
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CONSIDER HOSTING A FALL GOLF OUTING AT WILD ROCK
Thinking of hosting a golf outing for your company, association or charity? Our award-winning Wild Rock Golf Club is the...
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EVER WONDER WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A WILDERNESS LIFEGUARD?
Being a lifeguard may appear to be an easy job. You know the stereotype: Sitting in a chair, catching some...
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WILDERNESS TERRITORY UPGRADES ITS WI-FI SERVICE
Great News! The Wilderness Territory just completed upgrading our WI-FI service. This means if you are a guest staying at...
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WILDERWORD WINNERS ANNOUNCED!
The Wilderness management team would like to thank everyone for entering our WilderWords contest. It was a lot of fun...
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BEAR FOOT ISLAND SPRAYGROUND – NOW OPEN!
Last year, we catered to dare devils with the addition of the Lunar Loop and Cosmic Drop extreme thrills slides....
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HAPPY NATIONAL GOLF DAY – WILD ROCK IS OPENING SOON!
Today is National Golf Day, and so we thought it would be a great time to let everyone know that...
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VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE WILDERWORD TODAY!
The Wilderness would like to thank all of those enthusiastic fans out there who submitted a WilderWord video to our...
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J1 PROGRAM BRINGS WORKERS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Have you ever noticed all of the culturally diverse employees working at the Wilderness? This is partially because since 2002,...
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HOW DO YOU DESCRIBE THE WILDERNESS? TELL US AND YOU COULD WIN A GETAWAY!
We realize that our resort means a lot of things to a lot of different people. That’s why we’ve created...
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LET THE SUN SHINE IN
On any given day, we hear from countless guests about how much they love hanging out in the Wild WaterDome...
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ICE FISHERMEN A WELCOME SIGHT ON LAKE DELTON
On these chilly winter days, guests at Wilderness on the Lake who look outside their windows are likely to catch...
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NEW DELI TO GO LINE UNVEILED IN WATERPARK QUICK-SERVICE DINING AREAS
You asked for healthier quick foods on your Wilderness comments cards, and we listened! Our talented team of chefs has...
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WHY WE CHOSE THE WILDERNESS FOR OUR WEDDING
Special Guest Blog Post by: Newlywed Katie from Brookfield, WI Patrick and I selected the Wilderness to host our wedding...
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