Small-Town Getaways in Wisconsin
Kohler trip guide
WHERE TO START
American Club Resort (800/344-2838; americanclub.com).
WHAT TO DO
Golf You'll find four Pete Dye courses at Blackwolf Run in the Village of Kohler (800/344-2838; blackwolfrun.com) and nearby Whistling Straits (pictured; 800/344-2838; whistlingstraits.com).
Kohler Design Center A three-level showroom highlights upscale, cutting-edge plumbing fixtures (800/344-2838; us.kohler.com/designkb/designcenter/designcenter.jsp).
Kohler Factory Take a free, three-hour tour on weekday mornings (920/457-3699; us.kohler.com/designkb/designcenter/tours.jsp).
The Shops at Woodlake Browse home furnishings, accessories and clothing boutiques, and restaurants (800/344-2838; shopsatwoodlake.com).
The John Michael Kohler Arts Center Check the website for current exhibits, performances and other events. In Sheboygan (920/458.6144; jmkac.org).
WHERE TO EAT
Field to Fork Try the Frontier bison burger; then pick up preserves, cheeses and more in the adjoining store. In Sheboygan (920/694-0322).
The Wisconsin Room One of several dining options at Kohler, this one serves Midwest dishes such as locally raised beef and Lake Superior walleye (800/344-2838; destinationkohler.com).
WHERE TO STAY
The American Club Resort This AAA Five-Diamond resort hotel has luxe rooms, a spa and several restaurants. From $330 (800/344-2838; americanclub.com).
The Inn on Woodlake The newly renovated, serene and stylish lodging overlooks a spring-fed lake. From $210 (800/344-2838; innonwoodlake.com).