Wisconsin’s Winter Candlelight Events

So far, we’ve been lucky with this mild winter.  But, when the snow starts to fall, there’s almost nothing better than a candlelight walk. Lights flickering off the trees and snow, hiking, and good company make for a great evening. Starting around sunset and...

Maple Syrup in Wisconsin

Freshly-tapped maple syrup is a Wisconsin specialty, and it has a long, storied history. Native Americans showed the first settlers how to tap trees, harvest syrup, and boil it. It is said that one day a great chief pulled his tomahawk out of a sugar maple tree where...
8 Places to Find Great Skiing in Wisconsin

8 Places to Find Great Skiing in Wisconsin

Whether you like it or not, Wisconsin is known for its winter weather. Sure it’s dark and chilly, but those months of cold and snow make for great winter sports. We may not have huge mountains, but we do have some amazing terrain for snowboarders and skiers. In...
Muzzleloader Season Opens Today

Muzzleloader Season Opens Today

The close of this year’s gun deer season on Sunday signals the opening of the muzzleloader deer season, which opens today, November 30, and runs through December 9. Hunters have the option of using a muzzleloader, a bow and arrow, or a crossbow during the...