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Three of the Best Corn Mazes and Agri-Adventures in Wisconsin. Create your own family agri-adventure complete with corn stalks, pumpkins, fresh apple cider, and wagon rides. Meander along corn maze alleys with your kids or paint pumpkins and sip freshly made apple cider. Wisconsin's version of screen free family fun is waiting.Treinen farm Wisconsin Corn Maze

Wisconsin offers amazing ways to do things outdoors with kids. Run through a corn maze or jump in a haystack; pet a goat or ride a camel; ride on a wagon full of hay or bob for apples. Our list includes the Family Travel Files reader’s favorites plus staff recommendations. See what it takes to be the best.Waldgovel Farm Pumpkin Patch Adventure  

Waldvogel’s Pumpkin Farm near Juneau (late September–to the end of October). An open-air train delivers kids of all ages between the pumpkin patches and the six-acre corn maze. Additional activities include hayrides, mini golf, a maze trivia game, hay barn with crawl-through tunnel, Pumpkin Pedaller 500, and Hopalong Rodeo. The farm also offers kids the chance to sift for gemstones, and be thrilled by a rip down the 70-foot-long underground slide. The big red barn onsite is used is used for family-style entertainment including country music, and magic acts. Bonus Points: The bakery sells hand-dipped caramel apples and slices of pumpkin pie. Wait for it! Horicon Marsh, nicknamed the “Little Everglades of the North,” often provides clouds of birds over the maze complete with the sounds of the wild. Birds may be easily viewed (but not counted) without binoculars. (N7416 County Rd. I, Juneau, WI. (920) 885-9590 or Rocks Farms Donkey Feeding Time

Glacier Rock Farms Corn Maze and Fall Celebration near Lebanon (mid-September - October).  Navigate the maze searching for clues and markers. No two trips will be the same but the fun is in the process and it’s okay to ask your kids for help. In addition to the crazy maze puzzle experience families may enjoy pony rides, hayrides, the apple shooter and mining for gemstones. For more thrills visitors may wish to discover the Dark Side Haunt – an adventure that includes plenty of creepy tactile moments through a rotting corn maze, darkened tunnels and corpse populated mine. Best Part: For city kids the farm animal encounters are terrific because it is possible to hold a pick up chicken, milk a cow, and pet the friendly goats for free. Bonus Points: Farm visits are possible during the spring and summer months as well enabling parents or grandparents to share farm time with their kids. Visitors may feed the goats and sheep, meet Chili the chinchilla and Spike the hedgehog, pet llamas and bunnies, see baby chickens, goslings and ducklings in the spring. (Glacier Rock Farms N1255 Hoard Rd. Lebanon, Wisconsin 53036. (920) 273-0612 or Farm Great Corn maze Family Adventure

Treinen Farm Great Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch near Lodi
 (September - early November). Not far north of Madison Treinen Farm provides a terrific farm day adventure. The 200-acre farm is anchored by interactive 15-acre cornfield maze including more than four miles of pathways some leading to  dead ends. It is best described as a living agri-art puzzle by those who have run the maze. Unique farm activities include encounters with chickens and goats, fun on the tractor-tire playground, and time in the corncrib play house. Almost everyone rides the wagon to the 13-acre pumpkin field and no one leaves without a pumpkin or two or twelve. Best Part: The maze by daylight is both fun and challenging but, try Moonlight in the Maze – simply the best. Bonus Points: The folks at Treinen Farm will organize special group activities for reunions, birthdays and clubs – just ask. (Treined Farm W. 12420 Hwy. 60 Lodi, Wisconsin 53555. (608) 592-3481 or

aMAZEing Fall Fun for FamiliesFind more corn maze locations and agri-adventures in our aMAZEing Fun folder. If you have a favorite fall festival or know of an awesome corn maze please "Tell Mom" and we will add it to the list. Our next round up will include family-friendly winter celebrations and enchanting Santa Trains. We are building the list right now and would love to have your feedback. So just "Tell Mom!"

Content researched and posted by Nancy Nelson-Duac, Curator of the Good Stuff for the Family Travel Files.  Images courtesy Waldvogel’s Pumpkin Farm, Treinen Farm and Glacier Rocks Farms. Copyright updated 2015.
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