Stories tagged: "outdoor fun"


Sliding pic Lan Gao
Wisconsin’s Biggest Sledding Hills

Whether you want your ride to be long and gentle or steep and fast, our state is full of inclines that let you get the best out of your toboggan.

12 Wisconsin Restaurants to Put on Your 2023 Bucket List

From supper clubs to corner pubs, Wisconsin is home to a wide range of restaurants you won't simply find anywhere else. Here are a dozen you should add to your 2023 bucket list!

The Best Of: Wisconsin Travel in 2022

2022 marked the return of both in- and out-of-state travelers: some, eager to get out and explore for the first time in a few years! 

Photo courtesy of The Burch Barn
6 Pumpkin Patches in Wisconsin to Visit and One Thing You Must Do at Each

You’re never too old to get lost in a corn maze.

(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. 

If You Give a Class a Calf: Registration Now Open for Wisconsin’s ‘Adopt a Cow’ Program

Classrooms can follow the life of a calf through its first year on a Wisconsin dairy farm. Looking for a classroom pet? How about a 100-pound dairy calf–No cage or cleanup required?! Now through Sept. 15, teachers can register for “Adopt a Cow,” a free, year-long experience that allows classrooms to follow a calf through...

The scenic gorge at Pewit's Nest in Baraboo. (Photo Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)
Wisconsin Natural Areas: Less Crowded Than the Parks

Take a fall hike through some of the state’s hidden treasures.