Whether it’s roadside attractions, cultural tours, cross-country road trips, beach resort relaxation, romantic getaways, family outings, outdoor conquests, or out-of-country experiences, Volume One’s annual summer travel section has got you covered. In this year’s edition, we focus on the regional waterways and the cities and attractions that surround them – from adventure getaways to relaxing cruises and lighthouse tours. Check it all out in Hip Trips, where it’s always 70 and sunny.

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Wisconsin Summer Trips for Families

Summer is coming soon, but it will all be over before you know it. Don’t let your kids waste a moment indoors, plugged into their electronics, when you can be out having fun together ...

Traveling in Time

1930s guidebook offers a glimpse of what awaited tourists in the Chippewa Valley

Putting yourself in the mind of a visitor to your own city is an interesting exercise: If I didn’t live here, you ask yourself, what would I find interesting? What would I visit? What would strike me as unusual?

5 Great Wisconsin Beaches

nearby beaches that offer ocean experiences without the flight

Think you need to travel to the Atlantic or Pacific to enjoy an ocean or beachside vacation? Think again!

Get on the Bus!

new Chippewa Valley travel company offers retiree-friendly motorcoach trips

If you want to take a day trip without the hassle of planning, parking, navigating, and (not least of all) driving, a Menomonie-area entrepreneur’s new business may be just the ticket for you ...

5 Easy Wisconsin Day Trips

an exploration of our state’s beauty is only a short drive away

It’s pretty easy to love the Chippewa Valley. But as they say, absence makes the heart grow fonder. Sometimes you need to take a day off and go see the rest of the great state of Wisconsin ...

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