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Time to Gear Up

Whether you’re an avid bicyclist or you’ve recently been inspired to take up the sport, local specialty bike stores offer a personalized experience like nowhere else.

Lake Geneva Neighbors

Many of Chicago’s philanthropic powerhouses escaped the city to summer at their opulent homes on Geneva Lake’s north shore.

A Sense of Community

Harvard Club is quite possibly the oldest camp or club on Geneva Lake. Today, Harvard Club continues to bring generations of families together.

LG Branded

Subtle or boastful, playful or stylish—we’ve discovered the perfect local finds to help you declare your love of Lake Geneva!       

Preserving Elegance

Richard H. Driehaus’ passion for preservation rescued one of the grandest estates on Geneva Lake – Glanworth Gardens.

Building a Legacy

Local company Heritage Beam & Board is breathing new life into reclaimed materials through lovingly-crafted furniture and fixtures.

Pizza Night!

Young and old alike — adventure seekers or railroad buffs shouldn’t pass up the chance to take a trip on the East Troy Electric Railroad. Their pizza train is an especially delicious option for the whole family.

Architect of Timeless Grace

For those who appreciate historic estates with a genteel classical influence, the Lake Geneva homes designed by the Chicago architect Howard Van Doren Shaw may prove to be the homes that truly steal their hearts.

Snow Much Fun

Learn how the Lake Geneva area has become a winter skiing destination for beginners and experts alike, with three local ski resorts—Wilmot Mountain, Grand Geneva Resort and Alpine Valley Resort.

A Passion for the Past

An inherent curiosity has made John Notz an authority on Geneva Lake’s storied past. Notz was born and raised in the Chicago area and practiced law there for much of his life, and now splits his time between Chicago and Lake Geneva.

Looking for Christmas Gift Ideas?

Our newest retail partner, C.R. Goodfinds in downtown Lake Geneva, offers Christmas gift bags.  The bags are customizable, meaning that you choose what items go into them.

Creativity Put To The Test

The At The Lake team stepped out of their comfort zones for an afternoon of DIY fun. After a few short hours, each member completed a beautifully personalized sign.

A Redesign For The Ages

The Ridge Hotel’s revamp took the resort’s look from rustic to ravishing. At The Lake takes you behind the scenes to learn about the creative process.

Smooth Sailing

Lake Beulah Yacht Club is propelled by a lot more than wind — it is driven by a passion for sailing, a close-knit community and a legacy of champions.