The second largest city on Lake Michigan (with Chicago being the largest), Milwaukee is more than the beer capital of America. With top-notch marinas and the multitude of nearby attractions, this city is an ideal weekend destination. There are plenty of award-winning restaurants, acclaimed breweries and eclectic flavors to enjoy when visiting Milwaukee. Like most larger cities, there almost always a concert or festival scheduled. See details at VISIT Milwaukee.
Explore the riverfront area with your dinghy for great waterfront options. All riverfront restaurants offer short-term docking. Farther upstream on the Milwaukee River are several more outstanding eateries with free day docks in the Riverwalk area.
The Waterway Guide Team has gained extensive boating knowledge over the years, and now we are sharing all of the tips, skills and tools we’ve picked up along the way!