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Christmas in the Country with Driftless Wisconsin

Christmas Driftless WisconsinWhether you’re craving some quiet relaxation, need to do some last minute Christmas shopping, or want to find a place filled with lively and festive holiday traditions, you’ll want to visit the Driftless Area this winter.  Take the time to experience what Christmas in the Country is all about, when you join the charming towns of Driftless Wisconsin in their many Christmas traditions. Though holiday festivities are well under way in the Driftless Area, there’s still time to enjoy our Christmas traditions with us, many of which are rooted in our heritage.  Whether it’s French, Scandinavian, Bohemian, Irish, or other, you’ll find our diverse heritage proudly on display during another magical Christmas season.  Book your room at our romantic Vacation Rental today, and spend Christmas with us in Driftless Wisconsin.

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Rural Shopping for the Holidays

Driftless Area rural shoppingWhen cool nights settle in around us and the trees lose the final remnants of their colorful fall displays, we welcome the first snows of winter.  With those beautiful first flakes of glistening white snow, we know, too, that the magic of another holiday season is upon us.  Though it may be cold outside, the holiday festivities in the charming towns of the Driftless Area and the warm glow from our fires are enough to keep us warm even on the coldest of winter days.  Treat yourself to a winter getaway to Driftless Wisconsin this year, and you’ll find that time spent here is a wonderful and relaxing way to kickoff the busy holiday season.  You may even find that the rural shopping opportunities found throughout the area will help you with your holiday shopping list.  Book your room at our Driftless Area Vacation Rental today, and discover a quieter Christmas in the Country.

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The Best Way to Spend a Driftless Area Getaway

Driftless Area GetawayIn the Driftless Area of Wisconsin, we are passionate about who we are and where we live, and this passion is visible in every aspect of day-to-day life here.  We live in a unique and beautiful area, left untouched by the glacial forces that flattened so much of the Midwest.  The vistas out over the forested hillsides and deep valleys alone will leave you breathless, and the diversity of activities to enjoy while in the Driftless Area will keep you entertained for days.  No matter whether you’re coming from near or far, the Driftless Area should be at the top of your list for your next getaway destination.   Settle in for a few days or more at our serene Vacation Rental, and start making the most of a Driftless Area getaway.

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Tour the Top Driftless Area Wineries

Driftless Area WineriesFarming in the Driftless Area has transitioned through the years from a robust wheat farming culture to iconic dairy farms, and even partially into small tobacco farms. Ultimately, though agriculture remains steadfast in the Driftless Area, the the industry as a whole is transitioning once again.  Organic farming is taking over Driftless Wisconsin, and where tobacco farms once stood, you’ll find an increasing number of vineyards cropping up. In just one small county of Driftless Wisconsin alone, you’ll find 68 acres of grapes thriving on 32 vineyards.  The cold-climate grapes produce here are exceptional, and produce some of the finest regional wines around.  Get a taste of these distinct flavors first hand, as you enjoy a personalized wine tour around the Driftless Area wineries when you stay with us this summer at our romantic Vacation Rental.

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The Best Amish Goods Are Found in the Driftless Area

Amish Goods Driftless AreaThe traditional Amish culture in America, which emphasizes simple living, plain dress, and resistance to modern conveniences like electricity, dates back to as early as the 16th century.  Amish families have been a feature of the Driftless Area since the mid 1960’s, and their horse-drawn buggies are often seen along the roadside throughout Driftless Wisconsin.  One of the many benefits of spending some time in the Driftless Area is being able to take home beautiful and delicious Amish-made goods.  These families have kept up with once-commonplace traditions, such as wood working, furniture making, quilt making, basket weaving, baking, and candy making.  Book your room at our Driftless Area Vacation Rental today, and set aside a day of shopping for the best Amish Goods Wisconsin has to offer.  

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Come See How We Make Wisconsin Maple Syrup

Wisconsin Maple SyrupWinter may seem long and cold to most of us in the Midwest, but it always comes to an end.  One of the hallmark events that marks the transition from winter to spring in the Driftless Area is the tapping of the sugar maple trees, to produce some of the finest Wisconsin Maple Syrup.  We take great pride in the locally produced foods found here, and look forward to this tantalizing treat every year.  If you’ve never had the pleasure of seeing the sap harvest, now is a wonderful time to getaway to the Driftless Area.  Take a stroll through the woods, visit our neighbors, see how many taps you can spot in the area, and wake up to a delicious breakfast featuring some of the finest Wisconsin Maple Syrup we have to offer, all when you stay at our beautiful Vacation Rental in the heart of the Driftless Area.

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Unique Holiday Shopping in Driftless Wisconsin

Driftless Wisconsin holiday shoppingThe holidays are a time to break from our hectic schedules, get together, and enjoy the traditions that have been bringing us closer together for years.  Driftless Wisconsin is a place where the festive winter spirit and the gentle glow of a fire keeps us warm on these cold winter days.  Treat yourself to a winter getaway to Driftless Wisconsin this year, and you’ll find that time spent here is a wonderful and relaxing way to kickoff the busy holiday season.  While you’re here, take advantage of the unique holiday shopping opportunities throughout the Driftless Wisconsin region.  You’re sure to find that perfect, unique gift for everyone on your list.  Book your winter stay at our quiet Driftless Area Vacation Rental today, and start the holiday season off relaxed and ready for the hustle and bustle of the season.

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Visit The Best of Wisconsin’s Amish Country

Many visitors to the state of Wisconsin, and the Driftless Area in particular, are here to discover and enjoy life at the slower, quieter pace that is inevitably found here.  For most, this enjoyment comes from hiking through the wooded hills, biking leisurely along the country roads, viewing wildlife in and around wildlife sanctuaries, or simply soaking up the culture in the small farms and towns that dot the region.  Another wonderful way to spend a quiet day in the country is to visit the many Amish farms found in the region, where you can find exquisite hand-made Amish goods.  Stay at our Wisconsin Vacation Rental, situated in the heart of the Driftless Area, and you’ll be conveniently located near our region’s Amish settlements.

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