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9 Summer Vacation Ideas in Wisconsin

Not quite sure where your summer travels will take you? We’re here to save the day. Because when it comes to memory-making (and affordable!) summer trips, Wisconsin delivers in spades. Whether it’s an overdue couple’s getaway you’re…

10 Reasons to Love the Madison Area

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Grab your bike helmet, bring that appetite and get ready to "Jump Around." We're discovering 10 reasons why Madison is one of the coolest cities in America!

10 of the Most Beautiful Places in Wisconsin

I may be biased but I’m here to make a declaration: Wisconsin is one of the most gorgeous states in the entire nation. From the ridges and valleys of the Driftless Area to the tall pines in the Northwoods to the rolling farmland throughout…

If You Love the Outdoors, You’ll Love Oconto County

Oconto County is every outdoor enthusiast’s dream! With the Nicolet National Forest in the north, the Bay of Green Bay to the east and hundreds of miles of ATV and snowmobile trails in between, there are endless opportunities for adventure…

7 Must-See Places in Hudson, Wisconsin

Set on the banks of the magnificent St. Croix River just 18 miles from Minneapolis-St. Paul, is a sophisticated little Wisconsin town called Hudson.  In the fall, the shore is full of colorful trees elegantly reflected in the water.  In the…

5 Types of People Who Should Visit the Apostle Islands

After spending five days exploring the Apostle Islands, I've come to the conclusion that there are five groups of people who need to visit this area of Wisconsin. Now, if you're looking for over-commercialized shops, chain restaurants, and…
Camping is allowed (and encouraged!) on sandbars on the Lower Wisconsin State Riverway. Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Camping in Wisconsin: Public vs. Private Campgrounds?

About seven years ago, I made the decision to introduce my family to the wonders of camping, and I’m happy to say it’s become a tradition we all look forward to – even with the comedic stylings of Jim Gaffigan trying to convince us…