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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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Spend a Romantic Getaway in the Driftless Area

Romantic getaway Driftless AreaThe Driftless Area, a unique region of Wisconsin untouched by glaciers, features captivating forested hillsides and stunning valleys.  If you’re looking for the perfect destination for a romantic getaway, then look no further than the peaceful Driftless Area of Wisconsin.  The chilly late fall weather elicits such wonderful thoughts as walking briskly, gloved hand in gloved hand, warming each other as you take in the sights, savoring a warm, romantic meal together, or curling up together next to the warm glow of an evening fire. There is no better place to do these wonderful fall activities than in the Driftless Area, where romance is a part of everyday life. The alluring solitude offered by the Inn at Lonesome Hollow provides you with an unbeatable backdrop for your next romantic getaway.  Book your stay with us today, and leave your agenda and schedule behind.

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Driftless Wisconsin Celebrates Fall

Driftless Wisconsin FallMany visitors are drawn to the Driftless Area during the fall for the chance to see fall’s spectacular show of color in the regions beautiful parks and nature areas.  While defining the “perfect” dates for catching peak color season is nearly impossible, we find that the entire month of October is not only a beautiful time to visit Driftless Wisconsin, but is also packed with plenty of fall-themed fun for everyone.  Our last two blogs highlighted some of our favorite ways to explore the beautiful scenery waiting to be discovered during your fall visit to Driftless Wisconsin.  Now, we’d like to explore some of the more unique ways to have a little fun during this time of year.  Book your room at our peaceful Vacation Rental, and help us celebrate another fantastic fall in Driftless Wisconsin.

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Visit Prairie du Chien in the Driftless Area

Prairie du Chien Driftless AreaLocated just above the beautiful confluence of the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers, Prairie du Chien is the oldest European settlement on the Upper Mississippi River, and certainly a town worth visiting when you visit the Driftless Area.  The history of Prairie du Chien dates back to the earliest days of the fur trade between traders and Native Americans.  Later, Fort Crawford was built here, which played an important role in Indian relations, the Civil War, and medical experiments attributed with advancing medical science. Eventually, as with many communities in the Midwest, the Rairoads came to Prairie du Chien, and were responsible for furthering the social and economic development of the area.  Today, Prairie du Chien is a charming town to visit, full of wonderful historic sites to see and activities to do.  Located just 35 miles away, our quiet Vacation Rentals in the heart of the Driftless Area is the perfect place to stay and explore the towns of Driftless Wisconsin.

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See Driftless Wisconsin From the Mississippi River

Mississippi River Driftless Area wisconsinSummer is the perfect time to escape the hustle and bustle of modern day city life. Head to the Driftless Area in southwest Wisconsin for a mini-vacation, and experience the solitude and beauty that can only be found in this unique region of Wisconsin.  One of the most unique and beautiful ways to see Driftless Wisconsin is from a boat, on one of our beautiful regional rivers. Whether you choose to take a pleasurable Mississippi river cruise on one of the local boats, or whether you experience the rivers on your own on a fishing trip, or even by piloting a rented houseboat on a vacation adventure, cruising down the rivers of Driftless Wisconsin will be a truly unforgettable experience.  Start your vacation off right, by booking a room at our beautiful Driftless Area Vacation Rental today.

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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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Explore the Best of Driftless Wisconsin Dining

With so many wonderful dining opportunities in the nearby metropolitan areas like Milwaukee, Madison, and even Chicago, Driftless Wisconsin may not be on the top of your list when it comes to exploring fantastic new food venues.  That’s an understandable mindset, but we strongly urge you to reconsider.  Driftless Wisconsin dining may not be able to keep up with the fast-paced trends found in downtown Milwaukee, but we can offer the traditional Midwest supper clubs and neighborhood pubs that Wisconsin is famous for.  With such a high concentration of organic farms and farmer’s markets found throughout the Driftless Area, our region’s restaurants also have a diverse offering of local, farm-fresh produce.  Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city this summer, and stay with us for a weekend in Driftless Wisconsin.  This summer, let your tastebuds do the exploring, as you set off to discover the best of Driftless Wisconsin dining.

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Popular Wisconsin Hiking Trails in the Driftless Area

Now that warmer and sunnier days are in our forecasts throughout the state of Wisconsin, it’s time we start looking outdoors for fun adventures and things to do.  Our Vacation Rental is located in Soldiers Grove, right in the heart of the Driftless Area; a region known for its unique, starkly contrasting, and beautiful landscapes.  Many of us don’t need excuses to get out and enjoy nature’s bounty, but if you need a little inspiration to strap on those hiking boots, then hitting the trails to explore these unique landscapes is exactly what you’re looking for.  Book your room at our Wisconsin Vacation Rental, and embark on a hiking journey through the Driftless Area that will leave you thirsting for future adventures.

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