Stories tagged: "Lake Superior"


(Photos from Travel Wisconsin)
5 Things to Do When Your Adventure-Loving Friend Visits Wisconsin for the First Time

When you ask someone who hasn’t been to Wisconsin what they know about our state, most can easily list the Packers, cheese, Jeffrey Dahmer, and dairy farms. But Wisconsin is home to so much more– especially for outdoor enthusiasts. While we don’t have oceans or mountains, we compensate with two Great Lakes, countless rivers, and an abundance of trails. 

Green’s Prairie Cemetery, near Monroe, is the resting spot of veterans of the War of 1812 and the Blackhawk Wars of 1832. (Photo by Susan Lampert Smith)
Unique Wisconsin Cemeteries Hold a President’s Son, a Spy, and the Original ‘Psycho’

This fall, take a stroll through these graveyards all around Wisconsin… if you dare!

Kenosha inequality Jacob Blake
As Climate Change Concerns Grow, Residents Want to Better Protect the Great Lakes

A survey of 4,500 residents of lands bordering the Great Lakes reveals 90% say it’s important to protect the waters.

Ashland Lake Superior Shoreline
36 Acres of Lake Superior Shoreline To Open to Public After Decades-Long Cleanup

Rehabilitation of the former Superfund site is just the latest example of this Northwoods city’s efforts to reclaim its shoreline and reinvent its image.Jt

Harmful blue-green algae blooms, like this one seen on Lake Monona in Madison, are becoming more frequent along Lake Superior as climate change continues to make conditions right for the species to bloom. (Photo by JT Cestkowski)
How Climate Change Is Causing Harmful Algae Blooms on Lake Superior

The blooms pose the biggest threat to children and pets, and they’re only becoming more common.

Green’s Prairie Cemetery, near Monroe, is the resting spot of veterans of the War of 1812 and the Blackhawk Wars of 1832. (Photo by Susan Lampert Smith)
Unique Wisconsin Cemeteries Hold a President’s Son, a Spy, and the Original ‘Psycho’

This fall, take a stroll through these graveyards all around Wisconsin… if you dare!

Mawikwe Bay sea caves along the coast of Lake Superior. (Photo courtesy of Lost Creek Adventures)
Looking for Things to Do Along Lake Superior in Wisconsin? We Have 9 Ideas.

Look no further for your next trip up north to Wisconsin's coast along Lake Superior.