Cambridge Do a Day of Play
Cambridge Do a Day of Play

Welcome to Cambridge, Wisconsin, and the Lake Ripley area where we invite you to “Do a Day of Play.” Whether your idea of play is a hike or bike ride…

Playing with our Past

Founded in 1847 with saw, feed and flour mills, Cambridge was legendarily named by one of our founding fathers, Alvin B. Carpenter, after the hometown of his sweetheart. Cambridge’s past…

Active Play

We love to play outside in Cambridge. The development and continued expansion of the CamRock trail system has energized Cambridge into an active place to experience nature. These trails continue…

Artful Play

Cambridge is home to a variety of artists from potters and painters to textile artisans and our very own milliner (find her goods at The Garment Shop). The Cambridge Arts…

Family Playtime

Cambridge is the perfect place for family fun and playtime with kids. Check out Lake Ripley Park with play structures, family restrooms, our beautiful public beach and plenty of space…

Romantic Weddings

Cambridge is the perfect place to bring hearts together. We’re a popular elopement location where couples can enjoy a romantic stay in one of our many historic B&Bs or rental…

Play for Foodies

Bring your appetite when you visit Cambridge! Tempt your taste buds with a fresh baked donut or scone and your favorite coffee kick at any of our cafes including The…

Playful Shopping

Cambridge was historically an “inland” town, untouched by rail access, so our downtown was bustling with shops filled with everything needed for self-sufficient 19th century living. Today, you’ll stroll through…