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Things to do Lake Geneva : Family

There are so many things to do in Lake Geneva WI! Whether you are a local or visiting for the first time, the Lake Geneva area has year round fun for all types of families. My family has lived in the area since the 1930s so I curated this family guide to help you spend less time planning and more time playing around the lake!

Check out my travel itineraries by age to experience the perfect pre planned day full of insider tips and recommendations. Want to take a family out on the lake? Check out the Boat tour guide for all of your options. Need help deciding where to stay?  Check out my Top Family Friendly Hotel and Resort guide!.  From a drive through safari, the famous Geneva Lake Shore Path, boat tours, zipline adventures and public beaches you will never be bored in Lake Geneva! My family and I love this area and hope you will too!

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These are the activities that the lake is known for. Start here if you are new to the area or have visitors coming!

From fall foliage Lake Geneva boat rides, to scooter tours around the lake, ziplining through the fall trees or eating at a restaurant with a lakeview, these are the best fall activites around Lake Geneva!

Use this curated day trip itinerary to have a great time without any planning!

This unique 21 mile public path loops the entire way around the lake.   I tell you which short portions are the best for families!

Check out these family friendly boat tours of Geneva Lake (ice cream or Santa tour anyone?!)

From drive through safari to petting zoos, pony rides and Dancing Horse theater these activites are sure to be a hit.

These unique outdoor adventures are sure to make wonderful family memories.

These are the best family friendly places to rent a bike or take a hike.

From the Geneva history museum, to the East Troy Railroad museum, have fun (and even learn a thing or two).

Here are the best restaurants that ensure both parents and kids will have a good time.

What kids doesn’t love a sweet treat?  Get your sugar rush on here!

Need a caffeine fix to keep up with the kids?  These are the top coffee shops in the area you should check out.

Have kids….need playground!  Here are the best playground to get some energy out.

Here is a breakdown of all of the public beaches around the lake.

Kids + waterslides= FUN!

Ready to get out on the lake? Here are the top places to rent jet skis, boats, kayaks and paddle boards.

Check out these local libraries for storytimes, community events or just plain old reading.

From luxury movie theaters to bowling alleys these indoor options are great year round.

There is plenty to do when it is rainy or cold. Check out the top picks to maximize your fun if you have to stay indoors.

These open gyms will have your little ones doing cartwheels.

Here is a list of restaurants that offer gluten free or vegetarian options (please note kitchens are not entirely vegetarian or gluten free).