A Midsummer’s Eve in Door County’s Historic Ephraim!

One of the beauties of Ephraim is its ability to conserve a connection to the past.  The Ephraim Historical Foundation is an important part of the village of Ephraim.  The foundation helps keep the museums alive with interactive tours, to delve into Ephraim’s rich past and of course to continue the traditional festivals. This coming weekend is the Fyr […]

A Sunny May Day in Door County!

Today has been one of those spring days you wish you could hold onto.  In Door County the sun has been shining all day, the birds have been busy and people are taking the time to sit out and enjoy the day! The trees are blooming and soon cherry blossoms will be just around the corner!  There […]

High Point Inn Celebrates the poetry of Barbara Larsen

Sponsored by the High Point Inn Poetry Contest Barbara Larsen of Sister Bay has been named Door County’s Poet Laureate for 2011. Larsen who has published 6 volumes of poetry, finds inspiration in Door County’s natural beauty. Her duties as Poet Laureate encompass something she has been doing since moving to Door County in 1986 […]

A DOOR COUNTY poetry contest at High Point Inn!

Here in Door County at the High Point Inn we are trying to liven things up a bit.  With the arrival of spring and the oncoming summer season we thought it would be fun to have a little acrostic poetry contest. We are looking for acrostic poems about Door County and what it means to […]

Birding in Door County: a reminder of spring

Even with the recent snow fall here in Door County there are still hints of spring all over the peninsula.  One of these reminders of spring is the birds that have returned.  In the morning you can hear the blend of bird songs and see them flying between trees.  Birding in Door County can be a […]

March in Door County: snow falls on the road to spring

Here in Door County we are covered in snow once again.  Although the temperatures are now on the rise it is clear that spring is in the air.  Today the sun has come out once again and is shining bright!  March is a quiet time on the Door Peninsula, come join us at High Point Inn and […]