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Birding Destinations in the Driftless Region

Birding Driftless RegionIf there’s one thing visitors to the Driftless Region love more than anything else, it’s the beautiful outdoors.  This unique region of southwest Wisconsin is a birding paradise, thanks largely to the characteristic bluffs and valleys, the dense thickets of trees covering the hills, and the many rivers that wind along our valley floors. Wisconsin alone is home to more than 300 species of birds.  The Driftless Region is located along a portion of the Mississippi Flyway, which is used by over 40% of America’s migrating birds each year.  If you’re looking for a relaxing getaway, book your room at our Vacation Rental today, and spend some time birding in the beautiful Driftless Region.

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Visit Local Farmer’s Markets Throughout the Driftless Region

Fresh, locally produced food, whether it’s from your own homegrown vegetable garden or your favorite farmer’s market, is on the minds of many across the country.  As we head into the first real days of summer, there’s no better time to visit the Driftless Region.  The Driftless region is an area most commonly known for its endless opportunities for outdoor adventure.  Farming and agriculure have also been long-standing traditions in Southwest Wisconsin, dating back to the 19th century cash crops and flourishing dairy industry.  If you like to explore new, innovative products, or simply taste the finest fresh produce around, then don’t miss your chance to explore the farmer’s markets found in the Driftless Region.  Book a room at our beautiful Wisconsin Vacation Rental for a weekend, and experience Driftless Wisconsin as the locals do.

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Biking Your Way Through the Driftless Region

Wisconsin’s Driftless Regoon has become an epicenter of cycling throughout the Midwest.  It’s no wonder why, when you take a moment to look around you at the beautiful and steep hills and narrow valleys that make up the unique landscapes of Driftless Wisconsin.  In certain parts of the Driftless region, bikers can enjoy 100 miles of scenic beauty, running into few cars along the way.  Here, you’ll find a wonderful selection of challenging hills, flat valley bottoms, and your choice of eight rails-trails from which to choose when creating your perfect Wisconsin biking adventure.  After a long day on the roads or trails, there’s no better way to relax than getting a restful night of sleep at the Lonesome Hollow Homestead, located in the heart of Wisconsin’s Driftless Region.  Book your stay with us now, and get started on your Driftless biking adventure.

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