Camping and RV Travel Information - New London, Wisconsin
New London is a mid-west destination filled with year-round activities and attractions. In addition to history, recreation and nature, New London is an excellent St. Patrick's Day destination. Visitors are sure to find something to entertain during a trip to New London.
For those visitors that enjoy learning about the history of a vacation destination, the New London Public Museum is a great first stop. Founded in 1917, the museum has excellent exhibits on natural history and Native American culture. Another great destination is the Heritage Historical Village. The Heritage Historical Village has a railroad museum, as well as a variety of historic buildings. Visitors will enjoy seeing the Octagon House, the School House, still with its original furnishings, and even the train depot was moved to the village. In addition to the buildings, visitors can see the two cabooses and diesel locomotive at the Heritage Historical Village.
New London is also an ideal destination for year-round recreation. The town is located on the Embarrass River, and the Wolf River. These two rivers make it an amazing year-round fishing spot, especially walleye fishing. Visitors can also enjoy hiking, biking, tubing, rafting, boating and more. During the winter, visitors can go hunting and snowmobiling among other winter sports.
The Wolf River Sturgeon Trail is a paved trail, half mile long, along the Wolf River. This trail is an excellent location for walking and fishing. There are fishing platforms as well as a boardwalk that extends into the nearby marsh. The boardwalk is ideal for nature and wildlife viewing. This location is also a good spot to view the Sturgeon during spawning. The sturgeon can be up to 6 feet long, and the sight only lasts for a few days.
In addition to hiking and walking on the trails, New London is also a great spot for biking. The Wolf River region is hilly and also very beautiful. The area has 900 acres of parks, trails and recreation areas.
New London is a perfect Saint Patrick's Day destination. The town boasts a variety of Saint Patrick's Day festivities. There is a Saint Patrick's Day Parade, as well as Irish Fest and week-long festivities. The New London St. Patrick's Day Parade is Wisconsin's largest St. Patrick's Day Parade. During this time New London even changes its name to New Dublin.
New London is an ideal destination in Wisconsin. Visitors can fish, hike, bike and more. After spending time recreating, visitors can learn all about the local history. New London has beautiful scenery, excellent nature viewing, good fishing and much more. The town is even an amazing destination during Saint Patrick's day, when it is filled with fun and exciting festivities.