Plan a trip to Door County and stay at the High Point Inn

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What do guests of Ephraim’s High Point Inn say about our lodging accommodations? Check out these actual testimonials by former guests:

“Loved the High Point in the past and will continue to come stay here in the future.”

“I love your place! I come off- season, spring and fall. Nice and quiet.”

“Loved the ping pong and swimming pool. So relaxing.”

“We love the High Point Inn and the entire staff. We come twice a year and wouldn’t stay anywhere else.”

What will your testimonial be after you visit the High Point Inn? Come stay with us and experience Door County’s finest guest services. Contact us at 800-595-6894 or via email at  info@highpointinn.com

A Door County Memorial Day weekend in beautiful Ephraim, Wisconsin

You are personally invited to come stay at our beautiful Ephraim resort! Call 800-595-6894 or contact us at info@highpointinn.com

In days gone by Memorial Day was always considered the kick-off to the “tourism season” in Door County. Today Door County serves as a year-round destination but as a local, I can tell you we still get excited about Memorial Day especially when it is accompanied by 80+ degree weather!

It’s not too late to make your reservation at the High Point Inn for Door County Memorial Day fun at the High Point Inn in Ephraim. Our excellent location is close to the weekends art gallery openings, your favorite restaurants (which are all open now), as well as the solace of the open road – nearby backroads for running, hiking or biking. Here are just a few of the things we have happening close by the High Point Inn:

Art Openings:

Fine Line Designs Art Gallery
Our High Point Inn neighbor – just down the road on Hwy. 42
Artist Reception -Saturday, May 29, 4-7 pm
Artist Demo: Sunday, May 30th, 11-2pm by Colin Page and Paul Klein

Show runs through June 8 and features
Colin Page, Gene Reineking, William Murray and Paul Klein

Edgewood Orchard Galleries
4140 Peninsula Players Road, Fish Creek
Memorial Day Weekend Reception Saturday, May 29, 4-7 pm
Artist introductions/talks in courtyard at 5 p.m. Wine and hors d’oeuvres.

“Daybreak” A group show of new work from many of our artists capturing their vision of a new day. Work by David Aurelius, Jeanne Aurelius, Rodger Bechtold and Michael Michaud will also be featured.

Woodwalk Gallery
6746 County Road G,  Egg Harbor

2010 Opening Reception Sunday, May 30, 4:30-7:30 pm
Contemporary art in an historic barn setting featuring 47 regional artists and large-scale, ethereal landscapes by artist/owner Margaret Lockwood with studio on site.
New works by: Margaret Lockwood, Jim Rericha and Liz Maltman

Gallery talks by artists from 5:30-7:00 pm

That’s just a bit of what is in store for you this Memorial Day weekend in Door County! Call the High Point Inn and we will help you plan a perfect Ephraim getaway!

Door County’s White Gull Inn in the national spotlight

Vote for Door County Cherry Stuffed French Toast from the White Gull Inn of Fish Creek!

Vote for Door County Cherry Stuffed French Toast from the White Gull Inn of Fish Creek!

Kudos to a well known Door County Restaurant in Fish Creek! The White Gull Inn received national recognition from ABC television’s iconic morning show “Good Morning America” and their contest to determine America’s best breakfast. The breakfast menu nominated for the contest is Door County Cherry Stuffed French Toast (see picture above and drool).

From Jeff Alexander at WBAY television in Green Bay:

A quaint Door County inn is headed for the national spotlight.

A crew from ABC’s “Good Morning America” spent the day there sampling one of its soon-to-be famous breakfast specials.

It’s one of the most exciting days in the White Gull Inn’s 114-year history, and around Fish Creek, the locals spread the word.

“They wanted to be here, they wanted to be part of this, and we started having a line out there. The first people showed up at quarter to 7 for a 7:30 opening, and by 7:30 we filled all 25 tables. It was like a festive event,” the inn’s Andy Coulson said.

Last Friday, Andy and Jan Coulson received a call from Good Morning America saying their inn had been chosen as one of four finalists for ABC’s Best Breakfast Challenge, with feature correspondent Marysol Castro.

“I’m happy they waited ’til Friday to let us know, because I think if we had any more time to think about it we would really be a nervous wreck,” Jan Coulson said.

The episode will be aired on Saturday, May 15 at 7 am (CST).

There are 3 other finalists but NONE could possibly be as good as the White Gull Inn!

Immediately after the segment airs on Saturday, May 15 voting will begin. To vote go to http://abcnews.go.com/gma and click a link that says, “VOTE FOR THE BEST BREAKFAST“. The link is NOT there yet but will be on Saturday May 15 following broadcast.  You can vote until 7 pm (CST).

Win or lose this contest, the White Gull Inn will remain a favorite to Door County visitors and locals alike.