Travelogue

Essential Accessories for a Happy and Healthy Lake Dog

July 29, 2019

This good boy is living his best life at one of the many picturesque places in Land O’ Lakes. His humans know that in order for him to be safe, happy, and healthy—whether he is exploring the area trails and beaches or on-board a watercraft—he …

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Cute and Comfy Apparel for Up North–Loving Ladies

July 29, 2019

Wear your heart on your sleeve! Show off your love of Up North Wisconsin. These stylish items were created by companies with roots in the Upper Midwest—read: companies that get you. We know you’ll love these brands—like you love the scent of pine sap and …

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Up North Outdoor Fitness Classes to Motivate Even the Most Reluctant Exerciser

July 19, 2019

Different people are motivated to exercise by different things. While some people are enticed by the peace of a solo run or bike ride on the trails, other people prefer the social component, the structure, and the opportunity to learn promised in group fitness classes. …

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Looking for Healthy Eating Options in the Northwoods? We’ve Got 13 Suggestions for You.

July 19, 2019

We realize that northern Wisconsin isn’t exactly known for its healthy dining options. After all, we are a mecca of beer and old-fashioneds, brats and fish fry, cheese curds and ice cream. What’s more, we are a summer vacationland and winter wonderland, and the relaxed …

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5 of Our Favorite Ice Cream Shops in the Northwoods

July 15, 2019

July is National Ice Cream Month! While half of July is behind us, we still have plenty of time to celebrate! As America’s Dairyland, there is certainly no shortage of quality ice cream in Wisconsin. But these 5 locally owned ice cream shops are the …

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7 Reasons You’ve Got to Go to a Northern Wisconsin Fair and 29 of the Best Fairs in Northern Wisconsin

July 11, 2019

What better way to celebrate the unique flair of northern Wisconsin locales than to gather your friends and family and head to a fair this summer? Here 7 reasons why northern Wisconsin fairs are a great way to spend those halcyon summer weekends.

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5 Northern Wisconsin Races with Spectacular Scenery Happening This July

July 5, 2019

Summer in northern Wisconsin is a runner’s paradise: a labyrinth of gloriously flat roads and trails that wind through the forest and over rivers, lakes, and marshes. The weather is finally settled enough for your long run. Serenity seekers, you might see more deer, turkeys, …

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A Rainy-Day Tour of Minocqua

June 28, 2019

Are you hoping to take a trip to Minocqua but feeling deterred by the stormy forecast? Don’t turn back—and don’t dismay! While it’s true that Minocqua is a famed headquarters to enjoy Oneida and Vilas counties’ 3,200 lakes and many other natural havens, Minocqua’s indoor …

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Northern Wisconsin Berry Farms: A Top-Pick Healthy, Inexpensive Activity

June 25, 2019

Northern Wisconsin Berry Farms: A Top-Pick Healthy, Inexpensive Activity

Imagine an afternoon spent meandering the rows of vibrant bushes, gathering the juiciest berries you can find, while talking over your plans for them with your loved ones—freezing the fruit for smoothies you’ll enjoy for months …

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7 Free Must-See Water Ski Shows in Northern Wisconsin to Check Out This Summer

June 17, 2019

Home to more than 15,000 lakes, Wisconsin is the ideal place for creative water pastimes. Although it might be hard to believe about a state that boasts such long winters and short summers, Wisconsin is considered the Water Ski Capital of the World!

If you plan …

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