Traveling Wisconsin's Scenic Byways

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If you’re a fan of Wisconsin road trips, you’ll definitely want to join us as we talk about how you can travel Wisconsin’s Scenic Byways all year long! Scenic byways are non-interstate highways that are at least 30-miles long and offer travelers numerous scenic and/or historical attributes to enjoy and explore. One important factor in getting out and hitting the roads is to make sure you buckle up and keep your phone down. Before planning your trip on Wisconsin’s scenic byways take the Wisconsin Department of Transportations pledge to #BuckleUpPhoneDown and remember to practice safe driving in order to get to your final destinations!

Where to See the Best Fall Colors in Southwest Wisconsin

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The fall weather has finally begun to settle in in the southwestern portion of Wisconsin and we are ready to explore the fall foliage that is surrounding the counties throughout! After the hot summer we have had, the chilly breeze and crisp air is much appreciated. With peak colors just around the corner in southwest Wisconsin, it’s time for you to plan your trip to see the best of the best! 

4 Reasons to Love Lake Geneva in the Fall

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The leaves have begun to change from bright green to shimmering gold and magnetic red all throughout Wisconsin. While there are many places throughout the state to take in these breathtaking fall views, there’s nothing quite as magical as a trip to Lake Geneva. From enjoying fall colors along the shoreline, to getting lost in a corn maze, Lake Geneva truly has it all! Join us as we go through our 4 reasons we love Lake Geneva during the Fall!

How to Plan For National Energy Awareness Month

October is just around the corner and guess what that means? National Energy Awareness Month! Discover Wisconsin wants to give you a deeper-dive into how you can take steps towards being more energy-efficient in your everyday life. Now is the time to help our state, learn more about the energy sources we use on a daily basis, and how we can efficiently use them moving forward!

5 Wisconsin State Park System Hidden Gem Properties

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Whether you’re a Wisconsinite or joining us from out of state, here are five state parks that you need to add to your Wisconsin bucket list. Find yourself experiencing the Wisconsin outdoors in every corner of the state; each found in a different region, these five parks showcase some of Wisconsin’s best features, from waterfalls to bluffs to crystal-clear lakes and more.

Insider's Guide to Exploring The Iconic Brewery and Leinie Lodge

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If you’re from Wisconsin, visited Wisconsin, or are just a craft beer fan, you’ve definitely heard of Leinenkugel’s. The Leinenkugel family brewery has been home to Chippewa Falls since May of 1867. Now, the sixth generation of the family are involved with Leinenkugel’s beers and keeping the German family heritage alive and well in this iconic brewery's success. And if you haven’t been to the original brewery site in Northern Wisconsin - this is your sign to take that trip! Check out our tips below to make the most of your first experience at the Leinie Lodge in Chippewa Falls. 

Experience Wisconsin's State Fruit: The Cranberry

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Did you know that the cranberry is Wisconsin’s state fruit? It was made official in 2004 and Wisconsin produces more than 60% of the nation’s cranberries, making Wisconsin the #1 producer in the world! Families all across the state are now the fifth and sixth generations of entering cranberry growers, and are excited to keep growing this thriving fruit at home in Wisconsin!

Find Your Dream Northwoods Staycation

Are you ready to find your forever dream home up in the Wisconsin Northwoods? You’ve come to the right place! Let’s explore how you can find your ‘staycation’ for the entire year with Discover Wisconsin’s hand-selected properties!

Bringing Your Dog For Traveling? Here's Some Travel Hacks You Need To Know 

If you’re planning on bringing your dog for traveling, here’s some travel hacks you need to know to make it easier, safer, and more fun! 

The New Milwaukee

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This isn’t your grandparent’s Milwaukee, anymore! Here's a break down of the 7 biggest, most important projects contributing to the ‘new’ Milwaukee.