Don’t let the mounds of snow keep you from exercising; Tower Ridge is a great place to enjoy the snow and workout. There are hilly and flat groomed trails for all levels. There are about 3
This popular cross-country ski site is the largest 12 miles of groomed trails in west central Wisconsin, and has both hilly and flat areas. Trails snake through wooded, rolling terrain and offer fun
800-826-7166, (715) 755-2955, or (651) 433-5141
2232 100th Ave.
Featuring 23-24 runs with tubing, towropes and chairlifts, rentals, a ski shop, chalet, restaurant, snowmaking, and instruction available. The longest run is 2,500 feet with a vertical drop of
Feeling adventurous, or maybe like getting flat out arrested? It has long been rumored that the most exciting hill in Eau Claire is also one of the most rare. With the perfect conditions, “The
Enjoy a relaxing horse-drawn wagon ride through the beautiful Irvine Park Christmas Village and downtown Chippewa Falls. Tickets for the rides always go on sale the Friday after Thanksgiving at the Gordy's Market Service Center (downtown Chippewa Falls location only). The cost is $6/person. Tickets go very fast, so get yours early. Dates will be announced on the Chippewa Falls Main Street website.
Off Airport Road at the SW end of the runway
Just across the road from the Eau Claire airport’s runways, it’s a real treat when jets fly overhead, close enough that you can feel your chest rattle. A crisscross hill unofficially called the “X-Hill,” you can start at one of two steep, twin trajectories that cross each other at a wicked intersection before going off in any number of directions. This is never the same ride twice and the risk for some intense crashes is high. So if you are on the hill, consider yourself forewarned and therefore, fair game.