DOOR COUNTY — Fall colors are in full swing in Door County right now. These 5 places are sure to give you breathtaking views of the Door and all of the beautiful colors that fall has to offer.
Right now, Door County is at 50% for fall color intensity. It’s estimated that peak color will be during the second week of October. You can find the daily updates here.
Skyline Road in Peninsula State Park is one of a few ideal places in the park to see beautiful fall foliage. One of the sights along Skyline Road is Sven’s Bluff which gives you a gorgeous view of the shoreline and islands.
The Jens Jensen curvy road, Highway 42, to the Northport ferry launch is one of the most photographed places in Wisconsin. With 15 curves, this stretch of highway conforms to nature rather than trying to shape it and in doing so it makes for a fun road to drive on and a beautiful road to photograph in any season, but especially so in fall.
Bayshore Drive north of Sturgeon Bay is a gorgeous road to take if you’re looking for sweeping views of the bay side of the peninsula as well as fall foliage. As the road weaves along the shoreline, you’re sure to see some truly remarkable views.
Horseshoe Bay Drive south of Egg Harbor is an extension of Bayshore Drive, as it is what Bayshore Drive turns into once you get closer to Egg Harbor. The best views on Horseshoe Bay Drive come as you pass the Alpine Golf Course, where you will find breathtaking views of the changing colors of the bluff.
Cave Point Park near Jacksonport is mostly known for its underwater caves that can be reached by kayaking or scuba diving in the summer. Fall brings with it its own beauty. This natural wonder showcases how the changing seasons only serve to make somewhere that was already beautiful even more majestic.