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Travel Blogs from Wisconsin Dells
... places to see Witches' Gorge (narrow, winding rock formations on land) and then to Stand Rock. Stand Rock is famous because in 1865, photographer H.H. Bennett took a picture of his son jumping to Stand Rock from another rock formation and caught him in midair by using an instantaneous shutter made out of cardboard (the shutter as we know it today wasn't invented yet). His son jumped between the two rock formations ...
... from the late 1800s to present. The director, Greg DeSantos, is a walking book of circus knowledge, so when you visit, make sure to give yourself a good number of hours because you'll want to pick his brain and learn as much about his collection as you can.
Last night, we picked Neil up in the Idris (his car had a flat ...
It was raining on the way with lots of grey skies, but the ran stopped for a few pictures.
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... once we hit South Dakota and Wyoming, sleeping, and watching shows on their i devices. Ron also devised a game where he asks them questions and whoever answers correctly wins a little rubber duck. They're all different...princess duck, cowboy duck, doctor duck. He bought a whole box of them from Oriental Trading before we left. The old tried and true license plate game is keeping us busy, too. We've already recorded about 30 states and two Canadian ...
... Spam samples! This place had it all and they did it well. We walked out the door with 6 cans of good old Spam!
Not long after crossing the border into Wisconsin did we see our first cheese factory. Our weekend drives often end up at the cheese factory in Wilton so when we posed the question to the kids, "cheese factory or earlier arrival at the campsite?" the vote was unanimous for stopping for cheese! The Carr ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting