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 is happy to welcome the 2018 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III Women's and Men's Track & Field Outdoor Championships, taking place May 24-26 at Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex at...read more
Photo Credit: Travel Wisconsin By: Sara Walters Not many states have as many natural recreation opportunities as we do in Wisconsin. And thanks to the DNR, we all have the opportunity to enjoy them on Free Fun Weekend! Here are five things you’ll need to...read more
You wouldn't be in Wisconsin if you didn't celebrate all things dairy. Kick-off your summer fun with this annual festival that does just that! June Dairy Days 2018 will take place June 1st - 3rd at Village Park in West Salem, WI - just a short drive from...read more
Grandad Bluff Grandad Bluff has become not only a destination point for thousands, but also a symbol of the beautiful Coulee Region. The 600-ft high bluff overlooks the city of La Crosse. The view of the Mississippi River Valley includes the three states...read more
Spring Apple Blossom Season Starting in late May you should plan to bike or drive the 17 mile scenic Apple Blossom Drive, to experience the natural beauty of blossoming apple trees. Ride along the bluff-top roads that overlook the Mississippi River and La...read more
Do ye ha' a wee bit of Scots in your background or have you been watching Outlander and need to find out more about this fascinating country and the Gaelic language? Then visit Castlerock Museum in Alma, Wisconsin on Saturday, May 19th at 2pm, for a...read more
Driftless Sports Convergence Debuts Saturday May 19, 2018 with Outdoor Celebrity Appearances, 50,000 Square Feet of Outdoor Equipment and Presentations Free admission by AARP Wisconsin Saturday May 19, 2018 10am to 6pm La Crosse, WI – May 15, 2018 –...read more
www.walleyefederation.com Presented by Cabela’s Ponca City, Okla.—May 9, 2018—The 2018 Cabela’s National Team Championship (NTC) has been moved from the Quad Cities area to Pools 7, 8 and 9 of the Mississippi River out of La Crosse, Wisconsin. Originally...read more
We will be featuring a new ongoing photo series from Bob Good! Check back periodically! We also feature a new photo that is shared with us on Instagram. Your photo could be next! Just snap a photo and use #explorelacrosse I have photographed national...read more
Saturday, May 12th, Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge invites everyone to our Annual Birding Festival to celebrate World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD)! Each year the Refuge celebrates WMBD to encourage support for migratory bird conservation. This year...read more
By: Sara Walters What more accurately describes summer than grilling out and dropping a line? Two popular warm weather past times have joined forces for an awesome local event featuring Rotary Rock n’ Ribs and Bassmaster Elite. Here are five things you...read more
Opening Friday, May 11 - 4:30 pm - 8: 30 pm Regular Gallery Hours Fri 5-7pm Sat 10am-Noon Sun 10am-Noon La Crosse, WI – Fannin Counseling & Art Therapy (129 6th St S, La Crosse, across from the Cathedral of St. Joseph the Workman) will be hosting a first...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.