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Greater Mauston finds you… connecting with nature

There are so many activities near Mauston and virtually all of them relate to getting out and enjoying the outdoors. Oh don’t get us wrong, there are lots of indoor activities like visiting The Boorman House, Juneau County’s Historical Society Museum. Then on to some of our renowned wineries, cheese factories, and apple orchards where you can spend a leisurely afternoon. Our bluff country, with its scenic vistas, and Castle Rock Lake are beautiful all year round, but especially in the fall or after a fresh fallen snow.

But for those looking for adventure spring, summer, fall and winter you will not be disappointed with the many activities near Mauston, Wisconsin.

Activities in the Greater Mauston Area

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castle rock park

Juneau County Castle Rock Park

Castle Rock Lake is one of Wisconsin's best-hidden gems that Juneau County has to offer.  ...
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Cranberry Discovery Center

Wisconsin Cranberry Discovery Center

The Wisconsin Cranberry Discovery Center is your ultimate guide to cranberries and a must-see destination in ...
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Lake Decorah Ice Fishing winners

Mauston’s Lake Decorah Ice Fishing Annual Tournament And Benefit

Have you and your family ever taken in a Wisconsin ice fishing tournament? Here’s your ...
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Wild Rice on the Lemonweir River near Mauston, WI

Outdoors Forever Creates A New Lemonweir River Landing

A new canoe and kayak landing has been created by Outdoors Forever and made possible with ...
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Red Ridge Ranch Mom son riders

Red Ridge Ranch

Red Ridge Ranch, located in Mauston Wisconsin, offers authentic Wisconsin fun and experiences that keep ...
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Oh! Arts portraits

Oh! Arts

Oh!Arts Cooperative in Mauston is a Gallery and Learning Center, started by a group of ...
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Bike headed down trail in Juneau County

Biking Juneau County and the Greater Mauston Area

Greater Mauston Offers Three Great Biking Experiences In One Great Location Credit: Diane Dahl Looking ...
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CP Holiday Train Crowd soon to be carolers

Mauston Sets To Break Guinness World Record for the Most People Caroling

UPDATE: Dec 6, 2019 Mauston citizens and visitors attempted to break “The Most People Caroling” ...
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Paddling the Lemonweir River in Mauston, WI

Paddling The Lemonweir River from Mauston | Lemonweir River Series

The Lemonweir River offers a variety of excursion options upstream and downstream from Mauston as ...
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Man in boat on Castle Rock Lake

Spring 2017 Castle Rock Lake Fishing

Wisconsin is home to Castle Rock Lake, one of the many beautiful lakes found in ...
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The Dirty Turtle view to lake

The Dirty Turtle

Dine lakeside at the Dirty Turtle. Enjoy a laid back atmosphere with a beautiful view ...
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Necedah Wildlife Refuge

Necedah National Wildlife Refuge

Step into the beauty of Central Wisconsin and immerse yourself in a mosaic of habitats ...
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The Boorman House Juneau County Historical Society Museum in Mauston Wisconsin staircase

The Boorman House

Step Back In Time at The Boorman House Mauston traces its modern roots back to ...
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Waterfest Boat Parade

Waterfest on Castle Rock Lake

Waterfest on Castle Rock Lake is held annually on the first Saturday of August. It's ...
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Lake Decorah map Mauston Wisconsin

Wisconsin Canoe and Kayak paddle from Lake Decorah to Mauston | Lemonweir River Series Part 2

Find a favorite Wisconsin Canoe and Kayak paddle in our Lemonweir River Series on Canoeing ...
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hunting at sunrise in Greater Mauston area Wisconsin

Hunting in the Greater Mauston Area

Want to see more videos like this? Subscribe to our YouTube Channel Turkey hunting, water ...
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Wisconsin River Meats store

Wisconsin River Meats

Wisconsin River Meats specializes in handcrafted sausages, smoked meats including choice steaks. Located just east ...
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Beyond Boundaries Wonewoc front with kayaks and canoes

Beyond Boundaries

Beyond Boundaries Canoe, Kayak & Bicycle Shop is in wonderful Wonewoc, Wisconsin, approximately 15 miles from Mauston. Located ...
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Buckhorn State Park beach

Buckhorn State Park

Overview: Located on a peninsula that juts into Castle Rock Lake in northern Juneau County, ...
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Interior of one of Round Barns of Juneau County spring

The Round Barns of Juneau County

Langer Barn in winter on Hwy 12-26 in Summer Red barns, round barns, family farms ...
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Biking The Elroy-Sparta Bike Trail

Along The Elroy-Sparta State Bike Trail

The Elroy-Sparta State Bike Trail The 'Granddaddy of them all', the Elroy-Sparta State Bike Trail, this ...
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North American Shed Hunters Club and Museum

North American Shed Hunters Club

Located just outside of Mauston, the North American Shed Hunters Club is a rare outdoor ...
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Sandy Shores Tubing on the Wisconsin River, Mauston WI

Sandy Shores Tubing

Sandy Shores Tubing is your summer fun destination located in Mauston, Wisconsin on the Wisconsin ...
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Woodside Ranch girls feeding goats

Woodside Ranch

Set on the edge of the driftless region of Southwest Wisconsin, the 1400 hilly acres ...
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The first family Whooping Cranes

5 Ways Mauston Connects You With Summer … Naturally

Greater Mauston offers a great way to connect naturally with the outdoors. Here are are ...
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Aldo Leopold Shack

The Aldo Leopold Foundation

Located in Baraboo, Wisconsin, The Aldo Leopold Foundation works to foster the legacy of Aldo ...
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Burr Oak Winery fields

Burr Oak Winery

Burr Oak Winery is located on highway 12 and 16 midway between Mauston and New ...
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Juneau County Rustic Road Lee Rd in fall with turning road

The Making of Juneau County Rustic Road #121

You're taking a leisurely country drive in Wisconsin and happen upon a Rustic Road Sign.  ...
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Bike Trail Bridge in Elroy, WI

City of Elroy

Centered at the Elroy Commons two state bike/snowmobile trails (the 400 State Trail and the Elroy-Sparta State Trail) and a Juneau County trail (Omaha Trail) is the bike mecca of Juneau County.

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Pedestrian Bridge

The City of Mauston

The Mauston community takes pride in its natural features by providing phenomenal parks and pedestrian trail systems. You will enjoy the riverwalk, fishing pier, trails and lookouts up on Mile Bluff.

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Lyndon Station

Lyndon Station

This great community features everything you need from lodging, food, fuel, and grocery, to the best night life in the area.

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Necedah Park

Village of Necedah

The Yellow River flows through the Village of Necedah and is a popular fishing and canoeing location. There are two boat landings and a dam that provides easy access for fishermen to the Yellow River.

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New Lisbon WI

New Lisbon

Just a few miles northwest of Mauston, lies the pretty city of New Lisbon also located on the Lemonweir River.

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Wisconsin Dellls

Wisconsin Dells

The Dells, about 30 minutes southeast of Mauston, is just a short day-trip away.

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Castle Rock Lake

Castle Rock Lake

Wisconsin’s fourth largest lake and covers 16,640 acres with approximately 60 miles of shoreline. It is known for its sandy shorelines, which makes for great swimming, skiing and leisure boating.

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Greater Mauston Tourism Association & Greater Mauston Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center
651 N. Union St., #3B 
Mauston, WI 53948

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