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One of the most beautiful aspects of Whitewater, WI is its close proximity to nature. Within minutes, you’re either immersed in forest or enjoying vast countryside. So if you’re in town for the weekend and crave the wilderness, we promise one of these four hikes will scratch that nature itch. Listed from easiest to most […]

At the height of summer before the bustle of autumn, it's the perfect time to take an afternoon or evening and relax with wine and a platter of tasty morsels at Staller Estate Winery. On a warm summer day, the winery is perfectly peaceful and smells delicately sweet, both inside and out. One can't help […]

If you’re looking for an adventure that transports you away from the hustle and bustle and pauses time, grab your kayaks (or rent them from JNT's Parkside Marina) and head to the oak-filled peninsula, Dr. O.R. Rice Memorial Picnic Area on Rice Lake. Snuggled up to the Kettle Moraine State Forest, this 144 acre lake […]

Have you ever wanted to fly like an eagle, but with greater wingspan and better stamina? This is hang gliding, according to Hang Glide Wisconsin owner, Danny Lange, who shared this in an interview with a team from Discover Wisconsin after he’d just flown with host of the WI tourism show, Mariah Haberman. Interviewing Hang […]

When it comes to Second Salem Brewing Company, not only will you indulge in a delicious local craft brew, you’ll find yourself immersed in Whitewater’s (and the surrounding area’s) rich spiritual folklore. The brew pub's name is a nod to that history as Whitewater was once referred to as the Second Salem of the US […]

It was a pleasure to sit down with Whitewater, WI's newest Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce and the Whitewater Tourism Council, Jenny Quill, who is incredibly happy to be here. "Everyone is friendly and down-to-earth. Every person I've met is passionate about this town. I think that’s amazing to have an engaged community. […]