With a small population of approximately 3,ooo, Algoma is one of the quaintest cities in Wisconsin. Best known for its harbor and shoreline, people who love the water are sure to love this city! From fishing to relaxing at the beach, going swimming, playing golf, renting boats, exploring history, tasting cheese and wine, and picnicking at a park, you will have a lot to do on your day trip to Algoma.

Crescent Beach

Crescent Beach is a popular tourist attraction in Algoma, offering a little fun in the daytime.  From swimming to playing volleyball and building sandcastles, enjoy the ultimate beach experience here.  For something different, visit the half mile boardwalk connected to the beach.  It’s an award winning boardwalk offering breathtaking views.


With all the water, one of the most popular things to do in Algoma is fishing.  In all of the Midwest, Algoma offers one of the best fishing ports.  Many businesses offer fishing tours and boats.


Of course, the water isn’t only for fishing.  At Algoma you can rent a boat and go boating on beautiful Lake Michigan!

Wine and Cheese Tasting

Wisconsin’s oldest licensed winery, Von Stiehl Winery, is located in Algoma. Its building dates back to the Civil War period.  The winery features a 10,000 sq. ft. facility with underground tunnels and a beautiful terrace making it the ideal wine brewery visit for tourists.  You can also sample some cheese at Renard’s Cheese.


There are two golf courses in Algoma and both are equally beautiful. For some fun and relaxation you can visit either of these courses and enjoy a nice outing with your family.

Outdoor Activities at the Ahnapee State Trail

The Ahnapee State Trail is a 30 mile trail offering the opportunity to indulge in various outdoor activities like jogging, horseback riding, biking, and pet walking.  After all the water-filled fun in Algoma, this trail offers a different kind of enjoyment for a perfect day trip.