Wisconsin in fall mode…

We’re officially into the autumn season so the state is shifting into fall mode. The leaves are starting to change, leading to one of the most scenic times to travel Wisconsin highways! Be cautious in portions of southwestern Wisconsin, as heavy rains a few days ago have caused some roads to flood or close. Get…

Sputnik Fest, recreation of where cops stood

5 Things about Sputnikfest in Manitowoc (and why you should go)

On September 5, 1962 a piece of the Soviet spacecraft Sputnik IV came crashing to earth. One 20-pound chunk came careening down in – of all places – Manitowoc, Wisconsin. This piece of Sputnik crashed down onto 8th Street in town, right in front of the Rahr-West Art Museum. Two policemen closed the street and…

Soaking in September on Wisconsin highways!

September is here, kids are back in school, and the weather is getting very comfy – despite some big rains the last day or so. There are still plenty of summer-type activities to enjoy as we dive headlong into the heart of September and some of the most scenic times to travel Wisconsin highways! The…

Summer is perfect for exploring Wisconsin!

A Wisconsin July can’t be beat. From beautiful beaches to festivals, from main street shops to heritage sites and beautiful overlooks, exploring Wisconsin’s roads and touring around offers plenty to enjoy. Across the state, plenty of events are happening. Along the way, enjoy coverage of Wisconsin highways, or see articles like 6 Cool Stops Along…

Wisconsin July 4th Milwaukee Fireworks over Lake Michigan, 2016

Wisconsin July = Awesome!

A Wisconsin July can’t be beat (we caught these over Lake Michigan during Milwaukee’s US Bank Fireworks show during Summerfest on July 3rd!) All across the state, there are plenty of events happening. Along the way, enjoy coverage of Wisconsin highways, or see articles like 6 Cool Stops Along I-94 Between Milwaukee and Madison or…

We’re “greening up” across Wisconsin!

Spring activities await as the land is “greening up” across Wisconsin and the trees start popping! Let us help you explore, road by road. This weekend, check out a jazz festival in Eau Claire, the state’s grilled cheese competition in Dodgeville, craft beer festivals in Lake Geneva and Kenosha, and more. There’s a lot to…

Spring is finally here!

What a gorgeous weekend!! With a warmup finally underway, all the fun spring activities await! Let us help you explore Wisconsin, road by road. There’s a lot to see when you do State Trunk Tour drives on Wisconsin highways: check out big cities and charming small towns, take in the state’s quirks, and let us…

March Madness – for both basketball and weather!

Congrats to the Badgers on advancing to the Sweet Sixteen, good luck against Notre Dame tonight! So we’ve had a hefty amount of snow in some parts of the state, but now we’ll warm it and let it melt away. This Easter weekend, explore the state with us as your guide! Whether by car, truck,…

Spring air is Springing across Wisconsin!

It went up into the 60’s and low 70s in southern and western Wisconsin earlier this week; yet there’s a still some snow on the ground in a few spots up north. You have a lot of choose from across the state right now! But spring is definitely making itself known – and a little…