Travelogue

Snowshoeing on Plover River Trail

Plover River Trail Beckons XC Skiers and Snowshoers

December 21, 2020

Just a short distance upstream from the Town of Plover is the scenic Plover River Trail. It’s one of the longest segments of the Green Circle system and attracts cross-country skiers and snowshoers when the snow flies.

The Plover River Trail connects with other trails on …

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Downhill Skiing Up North

Find Your Downhill Skiing and Snow Tubing Destination Up North

December 11, 2020

Northern Wisconsin and Upper Peninsula Michigan are famous for incredible snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, and fat-tire biking trails, but those aren’t the only winter sports we have to offer! The region also boasts several incredible resorts and hills for downhill skiing, snow tubing, and sledding. …

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Eagle River Snowmobile Derby

Eagle River Snowmobile Derby Complex to Host World Championship Races

December 11, 2020

Seven days of thrilling snowmobile racing spread over two extended weekends will unfold this January at the World Championship Derby Complex in Eagle River.

Up first is the 20th annual Vintage World Championship Snowmobile Races set for January 8–10. Then the 58th annual World Championship Snowmobile …

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Ice fishing in Florence County, Wisconsin

Ice Fishing Opportunities Abound in Florence County, Wisconsin

December 6, 2020

Locals in the great Northwoods of Wisconsin don’t hibernate in winter. Rather, they enjoy many outdoor pursuits such as skiing, snowmobiling, sledding, skating, and ice fishing.

Ice Fishing in Florence County

Our penchant for ice fishing puts us smack dab in the middle of our favorite frozen …

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Wolverine Nordic Ski Trails

Cross-Country Ski, Snowshoe, and Snow Bike on Ironwood’s Wolverine Nordic Ski Trails

November 30, 2020

Wolverine Nordic Ski Trails, located a short distance into the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, offer 24 km of ski trails, including several loops for classic striding and skate skiing. There are 14 km of marked snowshoe trails and 7 km of snow bike trails.

The trail …

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Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride in Eagle River

Experience the Magic of a Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride in Eagle River, Wisconsin

November 30, 2020

Rocking W Stables in Eagle River, Wisconsin, turns winter into a magical time when they bring out their big Belgian and Percheron draft horses for sleigh rides for families and others from early December through New Year’s Day. Group rides are …

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The Eagle River Ice Castle is one of Northwoods Wisconsin's Winter Wonders.

Northwoods Wisconsin Winter Wonders

November 20, 2020

It’s the season of oohs and aahs, and there’s no better place to experience Christmas cheer and marvel at the winter wonders than the great Northwoods of Wisconsin!

This season is full of holiday joy. Small-town businesses have decorated their storefronts with lights and displays. A …

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Standing Rocks County Park Fat Tire Biking

Town of Plover’s Standing Rocks County Park Attracts Winter Visitors

November 20, 2020

Enjoy a day or weekend visiting the Town of Plover, where you can find comfortable overnight accommodations, shopping, and great restaurants, taverns and pubs. From there, you can jump-start your outdoor adventures by heading to Standing Rocks County Park.

Just about 8 …

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Northwoods Christmas Parades

Northwoods Christmas Parades to Lift Your Spirits in 2020

November 13, 2020

Break out the mistletoe! You’re going to love the Northwoods this holiday season. Christmas parades and magical light displays and other jolly events will bring a warm glow to your family outings. COVID-19 has turned event planning upside down, but Northwoods communities have found innovative …

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These Festive Events in St. Germain Will Bring You the Holiday Cheer You Need This Year

November 2, 2020

We know you are in need of an extra-large portion of the magic and merriment of the holidays this year! With its towering pines, charming shops and restaurants,  and friendly folks—and not to mention countless trails for snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and fat tire biking …

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