City on the Marsh…is nestled at the southern end of the Horicon Marsh, where it narrows to become the Rock River. The city of Horicon offers a friendly small town atmosphere to please any visitor. Come experience the natural wonder and enjoy the warm welcome of this extraordinary community.

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Blue Heron Boat Tours

Spring, summer and fall the marsh is a hive of activity as all its inhabitants go about their daily activities. Come and explore with us the largest freshwater cattail marsh in the United States, Horicon Marsh…Little Everglades of the North. Visit Blue Heron Boat Tours website

Services offered, which can be customized to fit your groups needs

  • 1 hr. or 2 hr. narrated pontoon boat tour of the inner marsh, observing the different bird species, plantlife and animals in their natural habitat.
  • Step-on-Guide Service touring the perimeter of the marsh with stops at scenic overlooks. Can also be combined with the 1hr. pontoon boat tour.
  • Guided canoe trips for the more adventurous.

Other Attractions


Gayl Zuelsdorf
Email: blueheron@horiconmarsh.com
1-800-814-4474 or (920) 485-4663


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