Category: Adventures

Wisconsin Tour: Old World Wisconsin

Day Two Itinerary (08.18.10): Old World Wisconsin All you can eat seafood buffet at OYSY Sushi & Seafood Buffet Movie at Home: ‘North by Northwest’ The first of our day trips was to Old World Wisconsin in Eagle, WI. A few months earlier, a… Continue Reading “Wisconsin Tour: Old World Wisconsin”

Wisconsin Tour: Madison

After the trip to the Apostle Islands, the next series of trips were either hanging around Madison or taking day trips near Madison. On the first day back I went to the Olbrich Gardens, which I had been wanting to go to for a… Continue Reading “Wisconsin Tour: Madison”

Wisconsin Tour: Aldo Leopold & Sand County

A few years ago I read A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold.┬áIt was first published in 1949, and has been a very influential book for those interested in conservation. It was really one of the only books like this written at the time.… Continue Reading “Wisconsin Tour: Aldo Leopold & Sand County”

10th Annual Dog Paddle

>This morning I went to the 10th annual Dog Paddle at Woodland Park’s swimming pool. They have the event on the last day the pool is open for the season. It is sponsored by many companies around Lexington, but is put together by Friends… Continue Reading “10th Annual Dog Paddle”

Wisconsin Tour: Apostle Islands

>Day 1: Ate Lunch at Rocky Roccoco’s Pizzeria Drove to Bayfield, WI from Madison (~6 hours) Set up our tent at the Bayfield Area Campground Ate dinner at the Northern Edge I should have known that, as much of our other travels, the first… Continue Reading “Wisconsin Tour: Apostle Islands”