What To Do in Lake Mills and the Surrounding Area?

There are many things to do in Lake Mills. Lake related activities of course include fishing, sailing, boating,canoeing, kayaking, skiing, swimming and just relaxing during the summer months.

And during the winter months, ice fishing, skating, cross country skiing and snowmobiling are popular. Other activity ideas include the following:

Visit Aztalan State Park

Bike Glacial Drumlin Bike Trail

Lake Mills Golf Course

Johnson Creek Outlet Mall
(9 miles from Lake Mills)

Octagon House in Watertown
(17 miles from Lake Mills)

Star Cinema in Johnson Creek
(9 miles from Lake Mills)

Children’s Museum in Madison
(28 miles from Lake Mills)

Milwaukee Public Museum
(53 Miles from Lake Mills)

And of course you do not want to miss all the
Antique shops that Lake Mills has to offer!


Fishing boats, paddle boats and pontoon boats are available for rent.

Please contact us at for rental information and rates. 


From Madison
Take I-94 E to the Hwy. 89 Exit, turn
Right off the exit ramp into Lake Mills.
(Approximately 20 miles from Madison)

From Milwaukee
Take I-94 W to the Hwy. 89 Exit, turn
Left at the end of the exit ramp.
Lake Mills is just past the overpass.
(Approximately 55 miles from Milwaukee)

From Chicago
Take I-94 N to Hwy. 894. Take 894 to I-94 West. Take I-94
West to the Hwy 89 Exit, turn Left at the end of the exit ramp.
Lake Mills is just past the overpass.
(Approximately 125 miles from Chicago)

From Lake Mills (State Highway 89 and Interstate 94)
Start out going South on WI-89. (.9 miles)
Turn Right onto W. Lake Street. (.2 miles)
Turn Left onto S. Ferry Drive.(<.1 miles)
End at 124 S. Ferry Drive.