Category: Blogging on the River

Fall Photo Sweepstakes

The natural beauty and recreation abound in the La Crosse Region during the Autumn season and we want to see your pics! With everyone carrying their smartphones these days, we know you’ve captured a few fantastic shots!

6 Perfect Fares for Your Autumn Getaway

Ready for your last-minute Autumn adventure? If you’re working with a budget, don’t worry! You won’t have to spend a fortune to have a great time. The La Crosse Region offers numerous, affordable activities to enjoy during your getaway! We’ve pulled together six* low-cost, memorable adventures for you to enjoy when you’re ready to visit!

Explore Again. Safely.

Summer is still here and adventure is calling. The La Crosse Region packed with opportunities to explore safely and responsibly. From recreation and camping to sipping your favorite wine, you can maximize the rest of your summer with these 5* activities.

Mountain Biking: Then & Now in the La Crosse Region

You might assume Mountain Biking means riding on a dirt path and it doesn’t really matter what bike you use. However, there is actually a lot more to riding mountain bikes!

Jump Start Your Day with a Local Brew!

When you’re ready to kick-start on your morning or afternoon, coffee, tea’s and baked goods are a must! Get ready to check out a few* of the La Crosse Region’s favorite morning-brew-stops!

10 Explore La Crosse Road Trip Tips

When the time is right, venture to the La Crosse Region! Centrally located on I-90 between Minneapolis-St. Paul, Dubuque, Des Moines, Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, the Region is easily accessible and just a road trip away.

Top Shorelines to Fish Today

The La Crosse Region is known for being located directly on the Mississippi River, one of the greatest fisheries in the country. No boat? No problem! Check out the top spots to fish from shore today!

“Gramping” – Memory Making for All Ages

This year has been unique and the concept of travel and play has had to evolve. Specifically, “gramping” or a “grandcation,” has become a new approach to vacation and play growing in popularity! Vacations have traditionally involved multiple generations, but gramping is a special getaway dedicated to that of the grands and grandkids. Whether it… Read more »

The “Scoop” on Cold, Specialty Summer Treats

National Ice Cream Month July is National Ice Cream Month and what better way to celebrate than to cool off with frozen custard or your favorite ice cream flavor! Even better, Wisconsin boasts of a multitude of dairy farms, contributing to the feel-good-taste in every bite. We’ve pulled together a list of some legendary, La… Read more »