Driftless Dark Skies: Solstice Mornings

Driftless Dark Skies: Solstice Mornings

All five visible planets will be there to greet us before sunrise as we journey from spring to summer this month. Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn (in that order!) will be in a sparkly string across a quarter of the sky from east to south. We haven’t seen...
Winery & Brewery Tour Through the Driftless Region

Winery & Brewery Tour Through the Driftless Region

Request Our Brochure! Click to Download Our Brochure! FollowFollowFollowFollow Photo by Taisiia Shestopal Touring the Driftless Region’s wineries and breweries can be a great way to spend a Saturday or Sunday, especially during the summer and fall months. Travelers...
Driftless Dark Skies: Evening Eclipse

Driftless Dark Skies: Evening Eclipse

We are in a good place to be wowed by the lunar eclipse coming up on Sunday May 15. This is the third in a tetrad of lunar eclipses in the spring and fall of 2021 and 2022. The lunar eclipses in May and November 2021 were wonderful to see, but you had to set an alarm...
A Scenic Drive in the Driftless Region

A Scenic Drive in the Driftless Region

Request Our Brochure! Click to Download Our Brochure! FollowFollowFollowFollow Before heading out on your road trip through Driftless Wisconsin be sure to visit 511 Wisconsin for any potential delays, detours, and road closures. Photo by Steve Mason The Driftless...
Driftless Dark Skies: Star Stories

Driftless Dark Skies: Star Stories

Humans have long been skywatchers. We watched the movements of the sun, moon, and stars and learned the cycles of days, months, seasons, and years. For thousands of generations all over the world, we humans have put our stories in the sky. We looked at the stars,...