Category: The Bluffs Blog

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 »

Wisconsin Brewdown 2020

You can now nominate your favorite Wisconsin brewery on the official Travel Wisconsin Facebook nomination post. While your vote can be cast for any Wisconsin brewery, don’t forget about the many sudsy brews in the La Crosse Region! The La Crosse Region is proud to host 608 Brewing Co., Turtle Stack Brewery, and Pearl Street Brewery in La… Read more »

What Should Be Your Next Hobby?

Find out what your next hobby should be. When you’re, ready, use your results to plan your road trip to the La Crosse Region! Take the quiz and find how your interests and personality lead to compatible hobbies for you! When you’re ready, use your hobby inspo to help customize your next trip to the… Read more »

Best Ways to Explore La Crosse this Summer

Five Ways to Enjoy the Full La Crosse Region Experience Fresh air and safety are essential these days and the La Crosse Region bursts with adventure and socially-responsible activities for all. When you’re ready, explore the La Crosse Region, offering an abundance of great outdoor resources and opportunities, amazing food, arts and culture, and stunning… Read more »

Apple Blossom Scenic Drive

Have you enjoyed the Apple Blossom Scenic Drive yet? Early to Mid-May is the peak season to experience the natural beauty of rolling hills covered in blossoming apple trees. Plan to bike or drive the 17-mile route before the season ends!  Ride along the bluff-top roads that overlook the Mississippi River and La Crosse, and descend into the… Read more »

Enjoy the Outdoors Amidst “Safer at Home”

The Safer At Home order issued by Governor Evers has banned non-essential travel with few exceptions. One of the exceptions defined in the order relates to outdoor activity.  Outdoor activity is essential to provide both physical and mental health benefits during these unprecedented times.  Here in the La Crosse Region, there are great outdoor resources… Read more »

Five Reasons to Crave Local Craft Beverages

Local wineries, distilleries, and breweries all present unique beverages, eccentric ambiances, and distinct characters all their own. If that isn’t enough to peak your interest, check out these 5 reasons to crave local craft beverages!