Father's Day is just around the corner, falling on Sunday, June 16th this year. If you're looking to make this day special for the father figures in your life, Central Wisconsin has a lot to offer. Whether your dad loves the great outdoors or enjoys indoor activities, here are five fantastic ideas to celebrate Father's Day in Wausau and the surrounding areas.

1. Explore Rib Mountain State Park Take advantage of the beautiful weather and spend the day at Rib Mountain State Park. With over 1,500 acres of stunning landscapes, it's perfect for a family hike, picnic, or even a bit of rock climbing. Don't forget to visit the observation tower for breathtaking views of the region!

2. Go Fishing on Lake Wausau If your dad enjoys fishing, Lake Wausau is the place to be. Known for its abundant fish population, it's an angler's paradise. Whether you're casting from the shore or taking a boat out on the water, a day of fishing is a relaxing way to bond and enjoy nature.

3. Enjoy a Round of Golf at Trapp River Golf Course Treat your dad to a day on the greens at Trapp River Golf Course. This beautiful 18-hole course offers a challenging yet enjoyable experience for golfers of all skill levels. Afterward, relax at the clubhouse and savor a delicious meal together.

4. Take a Brewery Tour For the dads who appreciate a good brew, a tour of one of the local breweries is a fantastic idea. Central Wisconsin is home to some excellent craft breweries where you can learn about the brewing process, sample a variety of beers, and even take home a growler of your favorite.

5. Explore River Walk River Walk downtown is a vibrant area full of unique shops, excellent restaurants, and fun activities. Spend the day exploring local boutiques, enjoying a meal at one of the many fantastic eateries, and maybe even catching a live music performance. Wausau On The Water has a great arcade, laser tag and fun on the river.  Briq's Ice Cream is right next to an amazing playground! It's a great way to enjoy some quality time together in the heart of the city.

Make this Father's Day unforgettable by enjoying some of the best activities Central Wisconsin has to offer. Whether you're seeking adventure or relaxation, there's something here for every dad to enjoy. Happy Father's Day!