Entries by Kortnee Hass

10 Reasons Why You NEED to Experience Birkie Week

Fresh snow. Northwoods vibes. Winter athletes. And lots and lots of cowbells. Simply put, there is nothing quite like the American Birkebeiner & Kortelopet. As the first- and second-largest cross-country ski races in North America, the “Birkie” and “Korte” are truly world-class. Take it from me: If you haven’t experienced the “greatest show on snow,” […]

10 Amazing Places to Stay in Bayfield & Sawyer Counties

While filming a recent episode of Discover Wisconsin, our crew became quite acquainted with some absolutely amazing places to stay in towns like Bayfield, Cable and Hayward. And so, I made a list of those very places—just for you! Bayfield County Rustic Yurts (Bayfield & Cable) For the adventurous minimalist: Bayfield County is home to […]

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This National Scenic Riverway in Wisconsin is Simply Amazing

Did you know that a free national park flows right through Wisconsin? The Namekagon River is, hands down, one of Wisconsin’s most beautiful waterways. It’s part of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway in northwest Wisconsin, which is the only river managed by the National Park Service. (In fact, the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway […]

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 after or a fun-filled family vacation, here are 10 trip ideas worth exploring:   Go someplace on the […]