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Wisconsin Tourism Industry helping to warm up the winter


For the third year in a row, Wisconsin's tourism industry is working to keep thousands of residents warm this winter with The Big Bundle Up campaign. more
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Take the family on a ghost boat tour in the Wisconsin Dells


A new fall chill in the air will usher in one of Wisconsin Dells favorite ghoulish adventures on the Wisconsin River. Dells Boat Tours’ popular Ghost Boat embarks September 20 and runs Friday and Saturday nights through October. The after-dark voyage takes passengers on an excursion upriver to the eerie Witches Gulch, hailed as one of the most haunted spots in the Dells and a fitting stop for a Halloween season scare. more
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Fun for families on the rivers and lakes in Wisconsin’s north woods


Kayaking the Namekogan
I’ve kayaked before, but never with the intention of following a historic route. In early August, I ventured out on a 20 mile kayak trip along the Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway in Northwest Wisconsin along the Minnesota border. more
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Wisconsin brewery tours for dads a good bet for fall family travel


A Wisconsin cheese and beer tour is the man’s equivalent of a wine tour in Napa, so plan a trip for Dad to visit one of state’s largest craft breweries! Milwaukee’s Lakefront Brewery is one of the city’s many locations for fantastic beer tasting and certainly one of the most highly-recommended. more
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When visiting Wisconsin, check out the family zoos


If you’re in Wisconsin, a trip to the zoo makes for an easy and budget-friendly outdoor family day. The Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison offers free parking, free admission and more than 600 animals (including an African penguin chick that just hatched in January!). more
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