Highway 19 in Dane County in late fall

All the great Wisconsin stuff to check out on road trips

Here on State Trunk Tour, we show you the interesting stuff along our state’s highways, and dive into everything from international symbols of art to weird quirky stuff . The State Trunk Tour takes you there with plenty of reasons to Pick Some Roads and GO!! Winding down January with Winterfest, Ice Castles, and a…

New Year's 2017 Cheese Drop

3 Odd Things Wisconsin Towns Drop on New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is Tuesday night! And just like the ball drops in New York City to ring out (or wring out, depending on your perspective) 2019 and focus on 2020, so will Wisconsin. We just drop other things, since we’re a quirky state to begin with. We’re talking cherries, cheese, and even a carp….

I-94 sign, courtesy billburmaster.com

8 Cool Stops along I-94 between Milwaukee and Madison

Tens of thousands make the hour-plus drive between Wisconsin’s two largest cities along I-94 in a given day. You’ve probably make the trek more times than you can count, right? Most of the time the point is to get from point A to point B as quickly as possible – that’s why you take the…

Fall colors and Halloween rule in Wisconsin!

It’s the last week of October. The colorful leaves in their final days, so check the Fall Color Report courtesy of Travel Wisconsin to find the best areas to check ’em out while we still can. Halloween events are firing up and there are plenty of other fall events are taking place, too! It’s definitely…

Welcome to the NEW State Trunk Tour!

Welcome to our NEW State Trunk Tour site! We’re still busily building out new routes, details on attractions, adding to our picture galleries and more – there’s a LOT to add yet – but we wanted to start bringing you the more interactive features now. And you can always see the old website here. It’s a…

State Trunk Tour TV: Highway 19 (Part 1)

From America’s first kindergarten to Little Amerricka amusement park; from a dairy bar to a sports bar and through places like Watertown, Waterloo, Sun Prairie, Waunakee, Marshall and Mazomanie, we follow Highway 19 as part of Wisconsin’s State Trunk Tour.