Experience charming West Bend, located just minutes from Milwaukee in the picturesque hills of the Kettle Moraine. West Bend offers outstanding trails, a historic downtown and fantastic museums, including the Museum of Wisconsin Art. Plus, it’s the Geocaching Capital of the Midwest™. Plan your trip today.Get directions
West Bend is a wonderful place to enjoy a relaxing fall walk. Here are a few of our favorite places to stroll this autumn.View Article
It’s easy to find fall color when you’re in West Bend—several of southeast Wisconsin’s most scenic sights are just a short drive awayView Article
With more than 1,600 caches hidden within a 10-mile radius of downtown, West Bend is one of the best places in the country for geoaching, a high-tech treasure hunt you can do with a phone or GPS. Learn more about this fun activity and don’t miss the annual West Bend $1,000 Cache Ba$h!
Explore parks, trails, rivers & lakes and winter sports opportunities throughout West Bend.Explore options
Explore the Eisenbahn State Trail, off-road routes in the Glacial Blue Hills Recreation Area or scenic country roads throughout the West Bend area.
Enjoy a winter trek on West Bend's cross-country skiing and snowshoe routes.
West Bend is ideally located between two premier ski areas, so it’s the perfect place for an easy winter getaway.
Find a place for a morning stroll, a scenic running route or an invigorating nature hike.
Find fun festivals, live music, farmers' markets, and more all year long.