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 (Wisconsin Rapids)
Enjoy a guided Cranberry Harvest tour of the marsh and stop in to the Visitor Center to purchase fresh or dried cranberries and cranberry-related merchandise. Tours available Monday-Saturday. Reservations are required, please call 715-887-2095 for details and to reserve your spot.
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. Tours are held every Wednesday and Friday during the month of October. Reservations are required, call (715) 884-6412.
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). Private tours are available for a fee. Reservations are required, please call (608) 378-4813.
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)
Manitowish Marsh Tours run from the first Friday after July 4th through the first Friday of October. Call the Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce for details (715) 543-8488.