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Last Updated: 11/12/2013
Hunting season in Wisconsin is a big deal. Across its forests, prairies, grasslands and wetlands, Wisconsin is home to a wealth of wildlife, and some of the country’s best hunting. Hunters are passionate about their time in the great outdoors, combining recreation and conservation, and bonding with friends and family over the campfire at night.
Last Updated: 9/18/2013
Between the lush green of summer and winter’s white, Wisconsin’s fall puts on a magnificent, multicolor show from mid-September to late October. Here are a few of our favorite spots for admiring the fall foliage. We’ve included our picks for local lunch spots and attractions, so that you can make a day of it.
Last Updated: 6/27/2013
Five miles beyond the tip of the Door Peninsula sits Washington Island, where wilderness, beaches, and small town living combine for an honest-to-goodness escape from your daily cares. As soon as you arrive, you’ll find life moves at a more peaceful pace. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t a lot of options for fun.
Last Updated: 6/22/2013
Get back in the saddle, take the reins, and celebrate the fun to be found on horseback, all over the state. Wisconsin’s parks and forests are full of fantastic trails. If you’d rather keep your feet on the ground, you can take your pick of horse shows, and get caught up in the excitement of the competition.
Last Updated: 6/8/2013
Whether you’re a lifelong cheesehead or a weekend visitor, trust us, you have a lot left to discover when it comes to the wonders of Wisconsin. Let us give you a head start, with 10 amazing Wisconsin facts to add to your list.
Last Updated: 5/29/2013
With over 15,000 inland lakes – not to mention those two Great ones – and 84,000 miles of rivers, Wisconsin offers endless opportunities for boating fun. You don’t need experience, and you certainly don’t need to buy a boat, to take advantage of Wisconsin’s waterways. Across the state, you’ll find boating rentals, lessons, and guides to get you started.
Last Updated: 5/16/2013
It starts in Prescott and flows south through Kieler. While the Mississippi River stretches far beyond the state line, Wisconsin’s Great River Road covers 250 miles and 33 charming river towns. Tackle the route for a road trip and you’ll encounter some of the state’s best hiking, biking, and bird watching, along with quaint farm-towns, museums, and more.
Last Updated: 5/6/2013
Whether it’s treating Mom to an extra mimosa at brunch, or taking her to a concert in a beautiful flower garden, we’ve got your plans covered for Mother's Day.
Last Updated: 4/28/2013
Wisconsin’s hiking trails can lead you to places of amazing hidden beauty. They can also lead you to new levels of wellness, giving you a physical workout along with the chance to clear your mind and get away from it all. Why kill time on a treadmill when you can get a great workout in the great outdoors? We’ve rounded up some of Wisconsin’s tougher trails, so even if you’re fit as a fiddle, these should be a fun challenge.