24 Things To Do in Wisconsin...for FREE!

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  Let's be honest...we all enjoy free things. And, free, fun things are even better yet! There are umpteen ways to enjoy Wisconsin without breaking the bank. Here’s my quick list of just a few of the state’s top destinations where…

Motorcycling in Wisconsin: 5 Excellent Destinations

If you love motorcycling, you'll love Wisconsin. I had the honor of meeting up with groups as far south as Platteville and as far north as Cable while we were filming Wisconsin's Western Ride for Discover Wisconsin, and it is now completely evident to me how folks fall in love with the open air on the open road. Nothing beats that wind-in-your-hair feeling!
Meuer Farm in Chilton

Tastes, Tours & More: 6 Ag-ventures For You!

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When two of Wisconsin’s largest industries—agriculture and tourism—come together, it’s called agtourism (or agritourism). And as you can imagine, it’s a huge deal here in America’s Dairyland. When you embark on an “agventure,”…

The Ultimate Wisconsin Bucket List

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From our islands to our bluffs, our rolling farmland to our 15,000 lakes, Wisconsin is brimming with tourism treasures. Although not meant to be exhaustive, consider the following bucket list your kick-start to exploring the very best of America's…

Eagle River: You’ve Arrived

It’s the place people go to escape, A place made of cabins, pine trees and lakes. But no matter how far you drive, There’s no sign to say, “you’ve arrived”. So just follow your heart till you find… Your special place that brings…

A Countdown to Celebrating New Year's in Wisconsin

Bright lights, festive music and over-the-top celebrations…there’s nothing quite like ringing in the New Year! Wisconsinites are known for throwing a good party so rest assured: wherever you celebrate here, you’ll be in good company. Here’s…

It’s Winter and You Live in Wisconsin

Prepare yourself for a long, cold and bitter winter - stuck inside all day. But is it really that bad of a winter? Are you really stuck inside all day? Gosh, it’s so easy for us to feel that way. I know that I can get the “winter blues”…
Wilmot Mountain

14 Places to Ski and Snowboard in Wisconsin

Love it or hate it, the winter season is upon us. Here's the upside: The best way to endure the long cold months, is to embrace it! And I mean really embrace it. How do we do that, you ask? The short answer: by hitting the slopes! Now let's be clear, despite the fact we both sport a ginger 'do, I am no Shaun White. But that doesn't mean I don't have an awesome time attempting to ski and snowboard here in Wisconsin. That's the great thing about this state - there really are parks and resorts that cater to winter lovers of all abilities, from novice (me!) to expert (not me...). So unpack your board or skis from storage and take a virtual journey with me to 13 premier skiing and snowboarding destinations in Wisconsin. We're drifting down fluffy snowbanks, winding past frozen lakes and meandering through Wisconsin's backwoods...
2014 Owl of Athena at Treinen Farm

Fall Fun: The Best of Wisconsin's Corn Mazes

Greeted by a brisk morning, a few snowflakes still fell from the sky and slowly melted as they hit our car's windshield. My girlfriend and I voyaged northward to a destination about 30 minutes from Madison, just west of the sleepy little town…
Oktoberfest

20 Oktoberfest Celebrations in Wisconsin

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A German History of Wisconsin Compelled to leave their homeland due to crop failures and periodic epidemics, German immigrants settled the rich prairies and wooded lands of Wisconsin. The abundance of cheap farmland and a similar climate…