In the fall months, the Lake Geneva, Wisconsin area boasts a rainbow of autumn hues as well as a plethora of seasonal activities. Vibrant trees and rolling hills punctuate Wisconsin’s lush countryside offering up wineries, pumpkin patches, farms, orchards, lakes and so much more. Here is a fun-filled fall itinerary in and around the Lake Geneva, Wisconsin region:
Hafs Road Orchard
Located in Genoa City, Wisconsin, Hafs Road Orchard is home to a charming country family farmstead. Although Hafs is not a u-pick apple farm, orchard owners encourage all of their guests to explore the gorgeously landscaped grounds, highlighted by 2,000 trees that yield approximately 50 different varieties of apples.
The Hafs Road Orchard also markets hand dipped caramel apples, hot cider, Indian corn, apple sauces and butters and festive fall decor for your home and garden. Visitors can also purchase crisp apples and frozen cider to take home. For more information, location, photos and hours, log onto www.hafsroadorchard.com.
Aeppel Treow Winery
The Aeppel Treow Winery, located in Burlington, Wisconsin specializes in hard ciders, brandy, champagne and apple, pear and other fruity wines. Located at Brightonwoods Orchards, the winery uses products and produce from local area farms. Visitors at the Aeppel Treow Winery can not only choose from 130 varieties of crisp, delicious apples, but they can also sample up to five fine wines for free! And these unique libations make great presents for family and friends and the perfect additional to a gift basket, especially for the holidays.
When the wine tasting has commenced, guests are invited to tour the production facility where they can learn about the lost art of cider making as well as the history of growing apples and more. For additional information, location, hours, special events, pictures and products, log onto www.appletrue.com.
Kloppstein Family Farm
Located in Genoa City, Wisconsin, the Kloppstein Family Farm features all things fall, like: hay rides, corn mazes, pumpkins, gourds, apples and mouthwatering apple cider doughnuts. This homespun farmstead also displays an on-site fresh vegetable and fruit market. And all products and activities at the Kloppstein Farm are reasonably priced and fun for the whole family!
The best part about the Lake Geneva area is that while traveling to the above locations, you will be treated to a backdrop of spectacular scenery featuring lakes, forest preserves, farmsteads, hillsides, trails and so much more. For additional information about Lake Geneva, Wisconsin and the surrounding towns, visit www.lakegenevawi.com.