Ideas for Fall Visitors to Eagle River

Eagle River Wisconsin in Fall

For fall enjoyment, the Eagle River Area of northeast Wisconsin offers road tours weaving around her Chain of 28 Lakes close into town; a historic boathouses and buildings waterway tour; and maps to beautiful trails in the nearby Nicolet National Forest. Eagle River's "Road Trips" map indicates points of historical and general interest; parks for picnics and shore lunches; marked public boat landings, canoe portages, camping/trailer sites; marinas; and the map also keys to wildlife, fun stuff … [Read more...]

Wisconsin Autumn Realities Exceed the Fantasies

Northern Wisconsin Fall

Autumn in northern Wisconsin. Breezes blow cooler. The moon and stars seem brighter. Days shorten. Harvests are bountiful. Crowds are gone. Leaves turn colors. Wisconsin’s exquisite beauty and pristine environment beckon. And the colors dazzle! It’s time to drive, hike or bike amid thousands of colorful acres of Wisconsin forests, meadows, and wetlands garnished with glittering streams, rivers and glacial lakes. It’s time to watch eagles soar; see wildlife cavort; and listen for the … [Read more...]

Fall in Northern Wisconsin and the Northwoods Is…

Northern Wisconsin Fall

The ever-so-slight nip in the air, bringing mists at dusk and dawn. The unrelenting beauty of orange and red and yellow wherever you look or peek or stare. . . as the trees change. The smell of acorns, wild mushrooms, and drying leaves, as you crackle along a forest trail. The moon. . . the brightest and clearest saucer, as it reflects its magic on everything, accompanied by the haunting howl of a timber wolf in all its magnificence. Cattails puffing their brown seeds and white … [Read more...]