Known by many as Highway 35, Wisconsin's Great River Road National Scenic Byway is a 250-mile scenic drive along the Mississippi River. Stretching from Prescott to Potosi, the byway offers breathtaking views best enjoyed while meandering through 33 charming river towns dotted with artist's galleries, wineries and historic sites. A paradise for boaters and anglers alike, the region's parks and nature preserves are a favorite destination for hikers, bikers, campers and birdwatchers too.
September 29 - October 02
Celebrating the best of Midwest festivals here in La Crosse! This German heritage celebration offers something for everyone!
Fest goers will enjoy a...
Shihata Orchard Fest
Prairie du Chien
October 01 - October 02
Family fun with wagon rides, U-pick apples and pumpkins. Visit the Apple House with 25 varieties of apples, jams and jellies, award winning cider, pumpkins,...
Breakfast in a Victorian Kitchen
Prairie Du Chien
This is a hands-on cooking workshop for adults. Participants take a culinary tour of the late 19th century through the preparation and consumption of a...
Historic Trempealeau Hotel, The
Enjoy the natural beauty, while savoring a delicious entrée. Home of the famous Walnut Burger. Diverse lodging: economical, cozy
EUROPEAN-STYLE ROOMS to step...
Wyalusing State Park
2,700-acre state park overlooking the confluence of the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers. One of Wisconsin's oldest parks. Indian burial mounds, canoe trail,...
A 67-room upscale boutique hotel in historic downtown
La Crosse. The Charmant Hotel is a renovated candy factory, built in 1898. Architectural details of the...
Gelly's Pub & Eatery
Casual dining, tasty burgers, sandwiches, appetizers, daily specials, Friday Fish Fry, Saturday night BBQ ribs & shrimp. Sunday brunch 9 am - noon. Seasonal...
Prairie du Chien
Coffee house and eatery. We provide an extensive breakfast and lunch menu, along with a tempting array of sweats and treats. In addition to our freshly made...
Monarch Public House
Building erected in 1893-4, still original and undergoing extensive restoration since 1995. Interior features 15 foot, pressed tin ceilings, wooden floors and...
Escape to the Great River Road
Things to Do
A fabulous adventure awaits you on the Great River Road, Wisconsin’s national scenic byway. The road weaves its way 250 miles along the panoramic Mississippi...