The GEICO Motorcycle Hot Bike Tour 2014 will roar into Wisconsin Dells on August 20 as the Final stop of the 5 day, 1,000 mile journey. Along with the daily tour festivities there will be a closing party that is not to be missed!
Wisconsin Dells Fun Facts:
The Wisconsin Dells area is 19.5 square miles in size, with just over 5,579 permanent residents.
The Water Factory, a water attraction with fun water sprays ideal for little ones, launched the waterpark craze in Wisconsin Dells, when Polynesian Resort Hotel owner Stan Anderson decided to put a roof over it.
There are more than 15.7 million gallons of water in the area’s more than 20 waterparks.
Wisconsin Dells has more hotel rooms than any other city in Wisconsin, numbering more than 8,000. It also has 19 campgrounds with nearly 3,200 campsites.
There are more than 400 businesses in the area, many run by second and third generations. In the last three years alone, these business owners have literally pumped in hundreds of millions of dollars in new attractions and expansions.
There are more than 25 Wisconsin Dells properties that welcome guests with pets. Options include campgrounds, hotels, motels, resorts, condos and cottages.
More than 20 indoor waterpark/water playground properties reside in Wisconsin Dells, the highest concentration of these facilities in the world.
The Polynesian Resort Hotel & Suites was the first property in the nation to introduce the indoor waterpark concept in 1989.
Kalahari Waterpark Resort Convention Center is the largest indoor waterpark in Wisconsin at 125,000 square feet.
Noah’s Ark Waterpark is America’s largest waterpark, spanning 70 acres with five million gallons of water and three miles of waterslides.
Wilderness Hotel and Golf Resort’s indoor and outdoor waterpark space combined is 500,000 square feet or equal to twelve football fields and is the largest combined waterpark resort in the nation.
Ishnala Supper Club sells more than four tons of prime rib between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Monks Bar & Grill uses more than 36,000 lbs. of fresh ground beef per year for burgers.
The Cheese Factory Restaurant has its own cookbook, which is one of the top-selling vegetarian cookbooks on the Internet.
Moosejaw Pizza & Dells Brewing Co. can brew 15 to 30 barrels of beer per day (500 to 1,000 gallons).
Visitors can obtain Wisconsin Dells travel information from www.wisdells.com/wisconsin-dells
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