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.
Explore La Crosse serving as collection site for Travel Wisconsin's annual charity drive Explore La Crosse is inviting residents to drop off new or gently used coats, sweaters, hats, mittens and other warm clothing items as part of the Wisconsin Department...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 I owe it all to little chocolate donuts. A photo posted by Mary (@maryesther19) on Jan 1, 2014 at 5:15pm...read more
Everyone should have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful Mississippi River Valley. We have some great ideas to help you get outside and enjoy the best of nature in our area and have a truly accessible vacation. Upper Missisisippi U.S. Fish &...read more
The Tri-State Toe Picks Figure Skating Club has taken the sport of figure skating to the next level in the Coulee Region. Skaters of this club competed at both State Games of America this Summer and the Upper Great Lakes Regional Champions this...read more
By: Anastasia Penchi Want a great way to get into the holiday spirit? Drive your vehicle or walk through the 23nd annual Rotary Lights display in La Crosse’s Riverside Park any night between the day after Thanksgiving and New Year’s. Millions of LED lights...read more
By: Sara Walters There are lots of bars in La Crosse and surrounding areas that are rumored to have the best Bloody Mary around. One of the region’s top contenders is Rivers Rats on French Island. On the banks of the Mississippi, River Rats is a local...read more
Set for the first Sunday of December, the tour will feature beautiful homes, seasonal decorations and holiday treats and art. With the holiday season right around the corner, Lanesboro area innkeepers are preparing for the 2017 Christmas Inn Tour set...read more
Lights Over North La Crosse is a great event for the North La Crosse Community. The event takes place in Copeland Park and is a chance for family and friends to connect and kick off the beginning of the Holiday Season. Organized by the North La Crosse...read more
By: Sara Walters This month, get your family out of the house for some hands-on FUN! There are lots of ways for kids (and adults) to be creative in the Coulee Region. Make a craft for your home, try out a new skill, learn to cook a tasty new treat--the...read more
Checking our page on Paddling in La Crosse,...read more
It is only the modern that ever becomes old-fashioned. Featuring a new photo shared with us on Instagram. Your photo could be next! Just snap a photo and use...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 It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the...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.