Before you take to the trails, rip through your favorite local waterways, or climb any sort of mountain, it’s important to make sure of what you’re doing. While you’re gearing up, check out this section as a way to prepare for your ultimate journey. Be safe, be strong, and be adventurous!


25 Hiking Trails in the Chippewa Valley

Flip thru 25 trails with this Web-App by Volume One. Includes aerial images, Satellite Google Maps, directions, trail maps, photos, and descriptions.


Places & Resources

Camping 18

Great camping sites throughout the Chippewa Valley

Powder Keg Snowshoe and Fat Tire Bike Races 2020

The Powder Keg snowshoe and fat tire bike race took place at the Eau Claire Expo Center and Lowes Creek County Park on Sunday, Feb. 2 and featured a 5k/10k snowshoe race, a 1 hour or 2 hour fat bike race, and combined events.

134th Annual Silver Mine Invitational

The 134th Silver Mine Invitational ski jumping competition took place January 17-18 and featured top skiers from the US, Norway, Finland, Slovenia, Canada and other countries.

Learning to Ski With the Flying Eagles Ski Club

The Flying Eagles Ski Club held its annual "Learn to Ski" event at Mt. Washington Nordic Ski Complex – for kids of all ages – on Wednesday, Jan 1. Families were able to check out their ski jumping program and learn a little about downhill or cross country skiing.

U.S. National Kubb Championship 2019

This year's U.S. National Kubb Championship took place July 12, 13, and 14, with teams from around the country (and players from around the world) converging on the Eau Claire Soccer Park ...

2nd Annual Kite Festival

On Sunday, May 5 the 2nd Annual Menomonie Kite Festival took place at Tanglewood Greens in Menomonie. Guests were welcome to bring their own kites or purchase them there for an afternoon of kite flying out on the driving range ...


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