Articles

Category
Tags
194215 Destinations Event Highlights Events Fall Fall Colors Features and Profiles Some of Our Best Summer Tours and Itineraries Travelogues Video Guides Winter
  • The American Birkebeiner: 55km of Snow and Sweat

    Last Updated: 1/28/2016

    To stand on Hayward’s Main Street at the finish line of the American Birkebeiner on a frosty February morning is to take part, if only as a contributing witness, in one of Wisconsin’s singular sporting events.

    Read More
  • Six Great Places to Snowshoe Wisconsin

    Last Updated: 1/15/2016

    Snowshoeing and Wisconsin winters go hand-in-hand. Snowshoeing is the perfect outdoor activity to explore our scenic natural landscapes under a pristine blanket of snow.

    Read More
  • Walking (or skiing or snowshoeing) in a Winter Wonderland

    Last Updated: 10/22/2014

    Need a new way to enjoy Wisconsin’s great outdoors in the winter? A number of Wisconsin’s state parks, forests, trails and natural areas offer candlelight skiing, hiking and snowshoeing events in January and February.

    Read More
  • Bewitching Bayfield: A Wisconsin Winter Getaway

    Last Updated: 2/22/2016

    Far from urban cares and suburban sprawl, the tiny town of Bayfield is your winter gateway to Lake Superior and the magnificent Apostle Islands.

    Read More
  • Writer's One-Time Ski Quest Turns Into Birkie Fever

    Last Updated: 2/22/2016

    Skiing the American Birkebeiner was supposed to be a one-time event for me, a way to prove my youth the year I turned 40. But I caught the notorious Birkie Fever, and almost every February since then I’ve been back.

    Read More
  • Wisconsin Winter Getaway: Hudson, Osceola and St. Croix Falls

    Last Updated: 2/22/2016

    I like to visit Hudson during the height of summer, when I can dip my weary hiker's feet into the cooling current of the river. I return in autumn, when its avenues of maples blind my eyes. But there's something extra-special about my winter visits, too.

    Read More
  • Wisconsin Snow Perfect for Skiers, Boarders & Bilers

    Last Updated: 1/22/2016

    From mid-December through March, Wisconsin’s snowfall beckons outdoor sports enthusiasts to hit the trails, hop on the lift and rev up the engines. No wonder the state is a haven for downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling.

    Read More
  • Winter Sports in the Superior-Douglas County Area

    Last Updated: 1/25/2016

    With pristine landscapes and more than 325 miles of beautiful groomed trails, the Superior/Douglas County area offers activities from snowmobiling to skijoring, cross country skiing and ice fishing making it a haven for outdoor enthusiasts.

    Read More
  • A Snowshoe Romp to Wisconsin’s Waterfall Capital

    Last Updated: 1/15/2016

    In the solitude of a winter landscape you might expect the sound of falling water to be absorbed by the cushioning buffer of a carpet of snow. But what you hear actually is more pronounced, due, perhaps, to the absence of much competition save for the faint clomp of your snowshoes.

    Read More
  • Skiing Escape: Wisconsin's Cross-Country Trails

    Last Updated: 2/19/2016

    More than 700 miles of groomed cross-country skiing trails make Wisconsin a national leader in Nordic skiing. With a bounty of picturesque snow-covered forests and peaceful countryside to explore, the state offers visitors a chance to stride or skate on e

    Read More
  1. «
  2. 1