Activities

The La Crosse area is a four-season attraction with things going on every weekend, including:

Great River Road
www.wigreatriverroad.org

La Crosse River State Trail
www.lacrosseriverstatetrail.org

Great River State Trail
www.discoveronalaska.com

The Children’s Museum
www.childmuseumlax.org

La Crosse County Historical Society (http://lchshistory.org)

Veterans Memorial Pool (http://memorialpool.org)  just reopened after major renovation!  Less than a half mile from Bluff View House & Myrick Park Bungalow.

Hixon Forest & the Butterfly Garden
www.hixonforest.org

Mount La Crosse
www.mtlacrosse.com

Forest Hills Public Golf Course
www.foresthillslacrosse.com

Pearl Street Brewery
www.pearlstreetbrewery.com

La Crosse Loggers Baseball
www.lacrosseloggers.com

Community Food Forest at the Y
www.laxymca.org.com

Skyrockers Fireworks at the Bluff
(6pm & midnight) Watch from inside the Bluff View House and Myrick Park Bungalow
www.skyrockers.org

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe
www.guadalupeshrine.org

River Cruises
www.juliabelle.com
www.greatriver.com/laxqueen
www.islandgirlcruises.com

La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway
www.lacrossespeedway.com

Norskedalen Midsummer Festival
www.norskedalen.org

Riverfest
www.riverfestlacrosse.com

Great River Folk Fest
www.greatriverfolkfest.org

Great River Jazz Fest
www.lacrossejazz.com

La Crescent Applefest
www.applefestusa.com

Oktoberfest
www.oktoberfestusa.com

Rotary Holiday Lights Display in Riverside Park
www.rotarylights.org

Perrot State Park in Trempealeau

Grandad’s Bluff and other city parks

Trolley rides in touring La Crosse http://www.explorelacrosse.org

Student activites at the schools

Kids Coulee playground, sand volleyball, sledding hills, and Myrick Park


Activities of all sorts

  • Cross Country and Downhill Skiing
  • Snowmobiling – About 650 miles of groomed trails
  • Swimming
  • Fishing – La Crosse was named a top 20 North American Fishing spot by Field & Stream magazine.
  • Golf – More than a dozen courses
  • Tennis
  • Hiking
  • Bicycling
  • Historic Sites
  • Antique & Specialty Shopping
  • Movies and Community Theatre
  • River Dinner Cruises
  • Bird & Eagle watching
    … and many photographic opportunities in all seasons!