Great River Road National Scenic Byway

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.

Explore Great River Road National Scenic Byway

1
La Crosse Area Labor Day Weekend Bicycle Festival 8/30/2019 - 9/02/2019 La Crosse - 0.08 miles away
2
Great River Folk Festival 8/23/2019 - 8/25/2019 La Crosse - 0.11 miles away
3
Mississippi Mayhem 9/13/2019 - 9/14/2019 West Salem - 9.47 miles away
4
Coon Creek Canoe Race 8/24/2019 Coon Valley - 14.2 miles away
5
Norskedalen's Twilight Tour 9/08/2019 Coon Valley - 14.48 miles away
6
Leon Gatorfest 8/23/2019 - 8/25/2019 Sparta - 21.7 miles away
7
Ettrick Fun Days 8/23/2019 - 8/25/2019 Ettrick - 24.27 miles away
8
Annual Canoe River Fall Rendezvous 8/23/2019 - 8/25/2019 Sparta - 24.94 miles away

Average Weather

From soaking up the summer sun to hitting the trails after a fresh snowfall, Wisconsin has no shortage of activities for every season. Here's an idea of what the weather in this area is like to help get your planning started!

Summer

High 79° F
Low 56° F

Winter

High 24° F
Low F

Fall

High 56° F
Low 35° F

Spring

High 54° F
Low 31° F

Wisconsin Great River Road

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