Any time of day, any time of year, La Crosse is full of exciting opportunities for learning, exploration, and entertainment. Whether you prefer to be outdoors or in, out late or up early, on the go with friends or relaxing with your family, you’ll find plenty to pack your days in La Crosse. Come back to the blog for updates! BLOG FOR US.
For all you history buffs out there... La Crosse is home to more historic places than most people realize! 10. Joseph B. Funke Company If you’ve previously visited La Crosse, WI and stayed at The Charmant Hotel, stopped in to grab a cup of locally brewed coffee, or...read more
By: Anastasia Penchi Is gaming your passion? Do role playing games get your brain spinning and your heartbeat thumping? Are you more interested in assisting as storm giant King Hekaton is tasked with keeping order among the giants or do you prefer to wield...read more
We will be featuring a new photo that is shared with us on Instagram. Your photo could be next! Just snap a photo and use #explorelacrosse Give a man a fish and he has food for a day; teach him how to fish and you can get rid of him for the...read more
By: Anastasia Penchi Folk music is the original music of the working people. The term has been used to describe the music made by whites in the rural South, but it also includes the music of the Southern blacks, Native Americans, Mexican-Americans, Cajuns...read more
By: Anastasia Penchi When looking at the State of Wisconsin, Ferryville is hardly a blip on the map. The federal government counted only 176 residents during its most recent U.S. Census in this Crawford County community. Nestled at foot of the...read more
Believe it or not, La Crosse County has a few claims to fame. Here’s a list of 5 things that stemmed from the area we know and love...in some way or another... #1- LaCroix You’re probably familiar with this bubbly brand. You may also know, or wouldn’t be...read more
Saturday July 22 at 10:00am The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge and the Mississippi Valley Conservancy invite you to join for a leisurely canoe tour through the scenic backwaters of the Black River. Refuge Rangers will guide you along the...read more
Three Rivers Roleo will take to the water on the Black River at the Great River Landing in Onalaska, WI on Saturday July 8th for the 10th year. The event will be broadcasted on Fox Sports North & Fox Sports Wisconsin with the first airing being Monday, July...read more
This city is not only a great location to visit, but also a hometown to many well-known names. If you needed more reasons to visit La Crosse County take a look at who (or what) claims it as their birthplace... #5-Gottlieb Heileman Heilman is best known for...read more
By: Anastasia Penchi La Crosse County is at the epicenter of a sport that was started by lumberjacks... Timber in remote areas was transported to cities via river, and lumberjacks were tasked with stepping on the floating logs and kicking them loose. It wasn’t long...read more
Blog – Updates, News, and Happenings in La Crosse, WI
Winter sports and outdoor enthusiasts will love La Crosse, Wisconsin, in the wintertime. Six months worth of snowfall in our wooded bluffs, expansive marshes, and frozen bottomlands means some of the best skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling anyone could hope to…
Grandad Bluff has become not only a destination point for thousands, but also a symbol of this great Coulee Region. La Crosse’s recent renovation (completed in April of 2012) showed the importance and grandeur of Grandad Bluff to all who visit! Grandad Bluff is a city park located by following Main Street east which becomes Bliss Road (small vehicle only) as you ascend the bluff. At the top, the entrance is found by turning right on Grandad Bluff Road. The 600-ft high bluff overlooks the city of La Crosse.