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A day at the lake...

Coffee on the porch • Have a Day at the Beach • Rent a paddleboard • Take a sailing class • Hike Kishwauketoe • Walk the 22-mile Shore Path around Geneva Lake •  Fire up the grill • Dine in the Bay • Hop on the snowmobile trail just 1 block away • Go ice fishing • Go ice partying • Downhill or cross-country ski • Tour Yerkes Observatory • Happy Hour • Watch the Iceboats • Play Games • Rest, Rejuvenate and Relax!


Jump on the Shore Path that takes you 22 miles around the lake through front yards of historic mansions and places of natural stunning beauty. Free and open year-round. 


Roughly a block from the house, is the Williams Bay Public Beach and Public Boat Launch. Lifeguards are on duty from 9am to 5pm and there is a bathhouse with showers available. There is a small playground just outside the public beach and next tot he boat launch. Bring a boat and keep your trailer in The Bay House driveway.


Within walking distance, you'll find Cafe Calamari, Harpoon Willie's, Lucke's Cantina, Pier 290, Skip's, Daddy Maxwell's, Green Grocer Deli and more. 


Geneva Lake is amazing year-round. In the winter, hop on a snowmobile trail, go ice skating, watch iceboating races, explore Yerkes Observatory, go skiing at Grand Geneva or Alpine Valley, go cross country skiing in Kishwauketoe Nature Conservancy or even go to the Dancing Horses Show!

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