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7 Destinations for Family Fun this Summer

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Summer is knocking on the door in Wisconsin and we are ready to hop in the summer heat. We have so many great destinations for family fun, but which ones are the best? From waterparks in the Wisconsin Dells, to beating the heat at Iverson Park Beach in Stevens Point, we have the top seven destinations for family fun this summer!

7 Things to Do in Columbia County

Columbia County… it’s Madison’s beautiful backyard country. With beautiful landscapes and friendly towns full of history, tradition, and hometown hospitality, it’s the perfect place to get unplugged, spend time with family, and experience…

10 Best Views in Wisconsin

To me there’s really nothing more refreshing than taking in a hike in the open air and being rewarded with a postcard vista.

10 Legendary Bars in Wisconsin

Fact of life: Wisconsin knows how to have a good time. Smattered across this fun-loving state is a collection of iconic bars and taverns worth visiting. Here are just 10 of them:

Something Special from Wisconsin: Farms to Discover in Wisconsin

We all know that Wisconsin is "America's Dairyland" - it even says so on our license plates. But did you ever stop and think about just how many products, in addition to dairy, Wisconsin is responsible for? These farms, located in each part…

10 Things to Do on the Wisconsin River

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At 430 miles, the Wisconsin River is the state’s longest river. There are about 25 towns to discover along the way, all of which offer a myriad of things to do both on and off the river. Whether you’re into exploring your surroundings in…
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train

5 Reasons to Experience the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train

It visits over 150 communities across Canada and North America, including several towns in Wisconsin. It's the iconic Canadian Pacific Holiday Train and here are just five reasons why you should round up the whole family and see the CP Holiday…

25 Super Strange Wisconsin Town Names

Aahh, weird Wisconsin, how I love you. Truth is, I appreciate a well-named town. And by well-named, I just mean strange. Here are 25–and believe me, that's just a sampling–of Wisconsin's oddly named communities: Arkansaw (Pepin County) Arkansaw,…

6 Barn Quilt Trails to Discover in Wisconsin

I do quite a bit of driving in Wisconsin. And so, I often find myself admiring those beautiful barn quilts strewn across our state in all of its Americana glory. I also often find myself wondering what the barn quilts are all about: Where…

Cheese Lovers Unite! Seven Wisconsin Cheese Tours

Anytime us sconnies travel outside the state and mention we hail from America’s Dairyland, we’re inevitably met with a response about the state’s notoriety for its cheese production. The conversation usually goes a little something like: Other…