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11 Great Craft Breweries to Explore in Wisconsin

Wisconsin has long been associated with good beer. In fact, you'd be hard-pressed to enjoy the summer months in Wisconsin, without finding good beer (or a festival) nearby. Wisconsin's beer industry dates back to at least the 1830s when German immigrants brought their extensive brewing knowledge to...

6 Great Places to go Canoeing & Kayaking in Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin boasts over 15,000 lakes, 43,000 miles of rivers, and 659 miles of shoreline on the Great Lakes. Combined, this makes Wisconsin the perfect destination for paddling this summer. No matter your age or skill level, getting out on the water during Wisconsin's warm summer months i...

10 Wisconsin B&Bs With Cycling Credibility Put the Wind At Your Back

The rails-to-trails cycling system in Wisconsin, with more than 80 trails of paved and limestone-surfaced former railroad corridors, is the envy of many states who like to brag about their outdoor recreation. Then there’s Wisconsin’s mountain bike system, with the biggest challenges comi...

Wisconsin Music Festivals To Fill Your Summer Evenings

  One great thing about summer in Wisconsin is the variety of music festivals you find throughout the state. Whether you like Rock-n-Roll, Country, or Blues, there’s a genre to fit your style. So, why do folks like to stay at a B&B when they are in the area for a music festival? A...

12 Waterfall Hikes to Take in Wisconsin This Spring

Spring is one of the best times of year to go chasing waterfalls in the beautiful state of Wisconsin. The melting winter snows and rainy spring months create swollen rivers and waterfalls that are truly spectacular sights to behold. In a recent blog, we touched on some of the wonderful hiking trails...

8 Great Hiking Trails Near a Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast

As we head into the busier and warmer spring season, it's time to think about all of those great things we can do outside in the beautiful state of Wisconsin. Wherever your travels happen to take you, one thing you can count on is breathtaking scenery along the way.  Wisconsin is home to over 2...

Come Ride On Our Beautiful Wisconsin Biking Trails

Don't Miss These Wisconsin Biking Trails There is such a variety of Wisconsin Biking Trails to explore and enjoy. With Wisconsin's diverse seasons, you can ride all year long. Yes, even winter, as fat tire biking is now all the rage. However, since it is spring, we will save the winter sporting f...

Top 5 Favorite Spring Recipes From Our Innkeepers

After months of cold temperatures and snow covered everything, it's time to "Think Spring"! What better way to do that then to create some delicious new spring recipes using a variety of fruits and vegetables you typically find in the season. We have put together, and are happy to share, these recip...

Wineries & Breweries & Distilleries... Oh My!

Wisconsin’s brewing heritage is the stuff of legends. Records of the state’s earliest breweries date back to the 1830s when German immigrants brought their knowledge of brewing techniques to the state. The titans of beer – think family names including Pabst, Miller and Schlitz &n...

Break The Cabin Fever

  There is no place like your warm, cozy home in your favorite easy chair in the dead of winter, right? But let's face it, too much time inside can make you stir-crazy. Cabin-fever usually sets in just about now, even for the most hearty Wisconsinites. When your efforts to beat those winter...

It's Wedding Season

Did you know that not all wedding venues are created equal? How about a B&B wedding experience! It should come as no surprise that Valentine's Day is one of the most popular days, and February the most popular month, to get engaged. Think charming inns, quiet breakfasts, manicured gardens, and...

A Chocolate Recipe That Will Melt In Your Mouth

We've rounded up a chocolate recipe that is sure to satisfy that sweet tooth, because let's face it, chocolate is a favorite this time of year! What would the month of Valentine's Day be without a little chocolate?       Orange Chocolate Fondue   Ingredients 3/4 cup he...
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