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.
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 bluffs...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 surprised,...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 17,...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 founding...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
www.rotaryrocknribs.com By: Anastasia Penchi It’s the event you can find by following your nose. The La Crosse Valley View Rotary and the Holmen Area Rotary Clubs will host the 3rd annual Rotary Rock-n-Ribs BBQ on June 23 and 24 at the La Crosse Oktoberfest Grounds. A...read more
River City Water Ski Show Team Since the River City Water Ski Show Team was formed in 1972, it's main goal has been to promote water safety, perform shows during the summer, prepare skiers for competitive skiing, and to promote the sport of water skiing as a safe,...read more
Who's out enjoying the beautiful spring weather? 🙋🏻🙋🏼♂️ McGilvary Road/Bridges in Holmen offers a gorgeous walk through marshland of the Van Loon Wildlife Refuge.🦅🦆🐝🐢🌱 #getoutside #explore #nature #wildlife #hiking #wakingtrail #recreation #holmenwi #lacrossecounty...read more
Learn to identify various migratory and residential birds by using binoculars on a leisurely hike through the forest. Bring your curiosity and learn how size, shape, song, color, and behaviors help us to identify birds! Please dress for the weather and bring your...read more
Artpire 2017 - the best year yet! Pump House Regional Arts Center announces the fourth annual Artspire will be the best year yet! While the first three annual Artspire events commenced on a Friday evening, 5:00 pm, and concluded the following Saturday at 5:00 pm, this...read more
Looking for a great dining experience when you visit La Crosse County? Check out these five hidden gem restaurants that are just as good as the popular places, or, dare we say it, even better. 1. The Mint This restaurant is a farm to table experience, with locally...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.