Looking for a great fall getaway? Marsh tours are the perfect way to experience Wisconsin’s Cranberry Country. There are several marshes that offer public tours in both central and northern Wisconsin.
Remember, cranberry marshes are working farms – please respect private property by only visiting marshes that are open to the public.
CENTRAL WISCONSIN CRANBERRY MARSH TOURS
DuBay Cranberry Company (Junction City)
Tour the marsh and manufacturing facility during the fall harvest season. Call for details. (715) 457-6990.
Glacial Lake Cranberries Tours (Wisconsin Rapids)
Tours are offered daily except Sunday during harvest, the last week of September through the third week of October. Please call ahead for reservations. (715) 887-2095.
Splash of Red Cranberry Tours (Pittsville)
Take a 2 ½ hour guided tour of several different marshes, followed by lunch with special cranberry treats. Tours are presented by the Pittsville FFA and students from the Cranberry Science Class. Reservations are required, call (715) 884-6412. 2014 dates TBD.
Wetherby Cranberry Company (Warrens)
Participate in Wetherby Cranberry Company’s Public Harvest Day. Always the first Saturday of October, this tour allows you to put on waders and walk right out into the marsh. No reservations necessary.
Wisconsin Cranberry Discovery Center Berry Best Tour (Warrens)
Enjoy guided tours of both the Wisconsin Cranberry Discovery Center museum and the nearby Wetherby Cranberry Company marsh. Offered year-round. Reservations are required, call (608) 378-4878.
NORTHERN WISCONSIN CRANBERRY MARSH TOURS
Fifield Cranberry Marsh (Fifield)
Tour the marsh and buy fresh cranberries daily except Sunday, late September through mid-October. Call ahead for specific dates. (715) 762-4174.
Lake Nokomis Cranberries (Eagle River)
Enjoy a guided tour and buy fresh cranberries during the harvest season (late September through mid October). Call ahead for tour times and gift shop hours. (715) 479-6546.
Manitowish Waters Cranberry Marsh Tours (Manitowish Waters)
Tour Vilas Cranberry Company every Friday during harvest, late September through October. Call the Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce for details (888) 626-9877.