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Things to Do in Wisconsin Dells During Fall



As warm summer days transition into crisp cooler temperatures, Wisconsin Dells starts to slow down with the season. Often thought of as a summer destination, fall in the Dells is seriously underrated. From corn mazes to terrifying ghost tours, there are many things to do in Wisconsin Dells during fall. And Sand County Vacation Rentals is the perfect setting for base camp with our collection of cozy cottages and homes. Spend time around the campfire exchanging ghost stories or roasting marshmallows at the end of the day. Join us in the Dells and read on to discover our favorite fall activities in the area.    

Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches, and More

Fun for all ages can be found in Wisconsin Dells with these classic fall activities. The Country Bumpkin Farm Market offers several fall activities, including pumpkin picking, a 2 ½ acre corn maze, and a petting zoo. Or embark on a unique experience with the kiddos with Riverside & Great Northern Railway. Every weekend in October, this family-friendly activity offers a train ride to a secluded pumpkin patch where kids will be able to pick out their favorite pumpkin. Discover why fall in Wisconsin is so special with these fall activities: 

Spine-Tingling Tours

Take a journey into the haunted past of Wisconsin Dells on these spine-tingling tours. Embark on a moonlit cruise en route to a haunted canyon with Dells Ghost Boat. Learn the frightening legend of Whiskey Jack and the old mining settlement. And if you feel like sleeping with the lights on, you can also embark on a trolley Haunted History Tour of downtown Wisconsin Dells. 

Fall Foliage Hiking

The Wisconsin Dells area is a great place to catch some of the best fall foliage in the state. Fall colors usually peak here around late September to mid-October, but you can find the Wisconsin fall color report here. Take a relaxing stroll past the vibrant fall colors of the bluffs or visit one of the nearby state parks. 

Cozy Wisconsin Dells Cabin Rentals

After exploring all the things to do in Wisconsin Dells during fall, return to your cabin with Sand County. Whether you are traveling to the Dells for a romantic getaway or family vacation, we have something for everyone. Save money by cooking meals together in the fully equipped kitchens and enjoy the tranquility of a cabin in the woods. Celebrate the season and discover why fall in Wisconsin Dells is the best time of the year.