Historic Trolley Tours

Due to the pandemic, the CDC, and the La Crosse County Health Department guidelines, the Historic Trolley Tours have been canceled for the year 2020. We appreciate your understanding and look forward to hosting you again soon.

Historic La Crosse Tour

The historic trolley tour trip begins downtown at the La Crosse County Convention and Visitors Bureau in Riverside Park. Enjoy the scenery of La Crosse while relaxing on the air-conditioned trolley bus. The bright red trolley bus is a nostalgic re-creation of the types of vehicles that traversed the streets of La Crosse in days gone by. Enjoy interesting narration provided by the La Crosse County Historical Society as you tour historic neighborhoods and establishments.

Dark La Crosse Tour

Join the La Crosse Public Library Archivists for the tour focusing on downtown La Crosse’s macabre past. Your narrator will guide you down a dark path through the red light district, Prohibition, small town politics and vigilante justice in a young and restless river town bordered by the sleepless Mississippi River.

This tour is not recommended for ages 15 and under.

Apple Blossom Scenic Drive

Apple Blossom Scenic Drive

Have you enjoyed the Apple Blossom Scenic Drive yet? Early to Mid-May is the peak season to experience the natural beauty of rolling hills covered in blossoming apple trees. Plan to bike or drive the 17-mile route before the season ends!  Ride along the bluff-top...

Quiz: What’s Your Travel Persona?

Quiz: What’s Your Travel Persona?

Find out what your post-quarantine travel persona is and when the time is right, celebrate with a road trip to the La Crosse Region! Remember what it's like to take a road trip? Do you daydream about the adventure...