Entries by Mariah Haberman

Wisconsin’s Most Iconic Winter Experiences

Winter in Wisconsin can be a magical time! The outside world seems to sparkle, the cold air makes your cheeks rosy, and cozy sweater season is always a plus. But for those who feel stuck inside, check out this list of winter activities to experience in Wisconsin to make the most of the cold. 

The Best of 2020 on The Cabin Podcast

2020 has been a lot of things…including the launch of The Cabin Podcast! This brand new endeavor for the Discover Wisconsin crew was fun, exciting, challenging, and allowed us to branch out in Wisconsin in all new ways. As we come to the end of the year, the Cabin Crew is bringing you a review […]

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6 Places to Get Lost in Wisconsin’s Northwoods

Ahhhh Wisconsin’s Northwoods! Spacious, secluded and stunning. It’s a place where distance comes naturally, where every season brings an array of new adventures and colors to explore. Whether it’s a quick stop, a weekend getaway, or a full vacation destination, our Discover Wisconsin crew picked a few of our favorite places and ways to get […]

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10 Must-See Holiday Light Shows in Wisconsin

When the temperatures drop and the snow begins to fall, Wisconsin dazzles…literally. And so do the plethora of holiday light shows that you and the whole family can enjoy around the state! The best part? These are still safe and socially distanced activities that you can get outside and enjoy this winter. Check out these […]

Minocqua is The Perfect Winter Wisconsin Weekend Getaway!

Minocqua is located in the middle of Northern Wisconsin’s Lake Country. There are thousands of lakes, rivers, and streams that literally saturate the geography. And while it’s a popular summer destination, there’s an argument to be made that there’s even MORE to do in the cooler seasons. Whether it’s climbing into your snowshoes for an afternoon […]

Wisconsin’s Most Iconic Destination for Beer Lovers

We’re obsessed with Chippewa Falls. Why? For starters, it’s a classic, Americana small town of just 14,000 with a fascinating history. It boasts a gorgeous, renovated riverfront district, two nearby state parks and an impressive array of eateries, boutiques and coffee shops. And perhaps most notably, the town is home to the 150-year-old Jacob Leinenkugel […]

10 of Wisconsin’s Most Instagrammable Places

Are you looking for the perfect Wisconsin weekend destination to relax and enjoy with your loved ones, but also make the perfect backdrop to your next Instagram post? Here are 10 of the most Instagrammable places in Wisconsin that double as amazing day trip destinations. Parfrey’s Glen (Merrimac) Parfrey’s Glen State Natural Area is a […]

A Top Wisconsin Destination for Outdoor Enthusiasts… and You’ve Probably Never Been There!

Whether it’s an action-packed ATV or UTV ride or a day of quiet hiking, beautiful Langlade County is a hidden gem destination with some of the best outdoor recreational opportunities in Wisconsin. This northcentral county is full of luring terrain that draws all levels of adventure enthusiasts to the region. With 130,000 of county-owned land […]

10 Top Stops When You’re In Dodge County

Smack dab in the middle of the Madison-Milwaukee-Fox Valley triangle, Dodge County is an easy drive to a place that’s hard to compare to anywhere else. The winding rivers and trails, charming communities, unique attractions, plus a world-renowned wildlife refuge all add up to make Dodge County an unforgettable destination. Here’s our Top 10 in […]

The Consequences of Distracted Driving

By: David Pabst, Director, WisDOT Bureau of Transportation Safety Over the last 30-plus years, I’ve worn several hats. This includes 23 years wearing a State Patrol Stetson – serving as a trooper, inspector, sergeant, lieutenant and captain in various locations across Wisconsin. Today, I wear a slightly different hat, having transitioned into a civilian state […]