Spared the leveling effects of the great glaciers that ground the rest of the state into gentler, rolling hills, here the ridges run high and the valleys deep. Bordered on the west by the Mississippi River, this was the first part of the Wisconsin Territory to be populated by Europeans. As you take in the startling natural beauty along the Great River Road, explore the chain of charming towns along the river that echo this rich heritage.
Droppin' of the Carp
Prairie du Chien
A unique countdown to the New Year. Festivities begin at 9pm. Bonfire, music, food, and the special "Lowering of the Carp" countdown at 11:59pm.
Vintage Star Wars Toys Display
November 25 - March 31
When Star Wars hit the movie theaters in 1977, it instantly became a box office smash, especially with children. Kids wanting to bring the action home from...
Candlelight Ski & Hike
Activities include candlelight snowshoeing and cross country skiing on one of the park's trails. Star-gazing, telescopes will be on hand for viewing of the...
Ciatti’s Italian Grill is locally owned and operated by Joel Barclay.
Ciatti’s Italian Grill is an experience that not only offers Italian entrees but also...
Back Door Cafe
Upscale European cafe - coffee haus. Dinner by reservation is a good idea, but not necessary! Because our small café is filled with Ambiance, we want to...
Hillsboro Brewing Company
From specialty sandwiches and American Bistro lunches to our signature square pizzas, we want you, your family and friends to enjoy your meal in the ambiance...
7 Man-Made Wonders of Southwest Wisconsin
History & Heritage
From the Mighty Mississippi to the rolling hills of the Driftless Region, some of the greatest assets for southwest Wisconsin include natural beauty that has...