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.

Spiritual Tours and Places in La Crosse, Wisconsin (Video)

Spiritual Tours and Places in La Crosse, Wisconsin (Video)

Did you know that the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe is the only Catholic Marian Shrine on the western side of the state of Wisconsin? Yet, visitors don’t have to be Catholic – all are welcome! The staff, friars, and volunteers want each person to feel welcome....

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Silent Sports in La Crosse, Wisconsin (Video)

Silent Sports in La Crosse, Wisconsin (Video)

There might not be a better place in the world for silent sports than La Crosse, WI. With wooded bluffs topped by craggy sandstone outcroppings, vast marshes teeming with wildlife, pristine prairies and meadows, and rivers, lakes, and streams everywhere you turn,...

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5 Things You Need to Know Before You Go: Zombie Bar Crawl

5 Things You Need to Know Before You Go: Zombie Bar Crawl

by Anastasia Penchi It’s the bar crawl where participants could literally crawl on the ground and still fit in. Zombies will be invading downtown La Crosse on Oct. 22, but it won’t be due to any virus, voodoo hex or special taping of the next season of “The Walking...

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Third Annual Creepy Critters Special Event

Third Annual Creepy Critters Special Event

Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge La Crosse District N5727 County Road Z Onalaska, WI 54650 Contact: Hallie Rasmussen October 4, 2016 (608) 779-2392   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Are you ready for a howling good time? Anyone who dares to learn...

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5 Things You Need to Know Before You Go: Leif Erikson Day

5 Things You Need to Know Before You Go: Leif Erikson Day

by Anastasia Penchi It’s the local celebration you probably haven’t heard about before. But Leif Erikson Day is celebrated October 8 in Westby now, along with the community’s annual Syttende Mai festival every May. Both events are tied to the heritage of the settlers...

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Fall Drives in La Crosse, WI (Video)

Fall Drives in La Crosse, WI (Video)

This 132-mile fall drives loop explores the Great River Road to the south of La Crosse. Head down 35 enjoying majestic views as the highway climbs and winds it’s way through the 600-foot bluffs hugging the river. Enjoy historic and beautiful Prairie du Chien, just 60...

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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.