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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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Juneau County EDC and Greater Mauston JEM Grant Proposal 2016

Greater Mauston JEM Grant The Juneau County EDC, the Mauston Room Tax Committee and Social ...
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Hunting in the Greater Mauston Area

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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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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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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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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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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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Greater Mauston Cross Country Skiing

The Winter Fun of Cross Country Skiing The unique appeal of Greater Mauston cross country ...
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Mauston – New Lisbon Airport FLY-IN

18th Annual Mauston New Lisbon FLY-IN / DRIVE-IN at the Union Airport Saturday, August 31st, ...
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Greater Mauston Tourism Association

Mauston City Room Tax Committee To Launch New Tourism Brand and Marketing Campaign on May 20th

Mauston City Room Tax Committee To Launch New Greater Mauston Tourism Brand and Marketing Campaign ...
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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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Land Leases Sought by Offroad Group in Juneau County

The Greater Mauston Tourism Association (GMTA) is working with leaders from the Wisconsin Offroad 4x4 ...
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Holiday Train Visits Mauston

2020 CP Holiday Train is cancelled for this year, but please join us again in ...
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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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Kyle Roberts – A Mauston Inspiration

An Old Soul And An Up And Coming Musician On a summer day driving down ...
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Juneau County Tourism Growth Outpaced State Average in 2015

The Juneau County Messenger today, released great news on tourism in the Greater Mauston area. ...
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Win Prizes with Wheres Aldo in Mauston WI

Have you been following Mauston's fun this spring? Did you know you can win prizes ...
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A cave hidden most times of year revealed during Castle Rock Lake Draw Down

The Amazing Castle Rock Lake Draw Down

A cave hidden most times of year revealed during Castle Rock Lake Draw Down Early ...
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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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Mauston’s 2019 Attempt to Break Guinness World Record for Most People Caroling

NEWS RELEASE- Mauston, WI Dec. 6, 2019, 650 Mauston citizens and visitors attempted to break ...
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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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Volunteers needed in Mauston

The Most Unique Volunteer Opportunity of the Year!

Can you donate a few hours to help us grow tourism volunteering in Greater Mauston? ...
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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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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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Greater Mauston’s Naturally Connected Brand Takes Musical Flight

When Social Energizer began the Where's Aldo campaign in May of 2016 as a way ...
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Shopping in Mauston – Art Decor and Gifts

Join us as we take a walk down State Street in Mauston to see what ...
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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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Nearby outfitters, rentals and natural pleasures that await.

Amish sellers at Mauston Farmers Market

Mauston Farmer’s Market

The Mauston Farmers’ Market runs in downtown Mauston starting the first Saturday in May each year. The market is held on the Juneau County Courthouse Lawn each Saturday from 7:00…

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Inside Oak School Amish Shop

Oak School Amish Shop

Oak School Amish Shop is an Amish specialty shop that features handcrafted furniture, food and gifts located just outside of Mauston, Wisconsin. The shop is tucked away in a one-room schoolhouse…

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Carr Valley Cheese Company

Carr Valley Cheese Company is over one-hundred years old, making cheese the old-fashioned way! Mauston is so lucky to have not just one, but two Carr Valley Cheese stores. The…

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Woodside Ranch

Set on the edge of the driftless region of Southwest Wisconsin, the 1400 hilly acres that make up much of Woodside Ranch present some of the most beautiful equestrian rides…

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Northwoods Orchard & Farm Market

Family-owned and run Northwoods Orchard & Farm Market is known to be one of the greatest places to shop for fresh vegetables, fruits and seasonal favorites in central Wisconsin.  Located…

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Oh! Arts

Oh!Arts Cooperative in Mauston is a Gallery and Learning Center, started by a group of artists who had been friends for decades. They decided to draw on their talents and…

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Games For Us

Games For Us has been family owned since 2008. They are a community driven business located in downtown Mauston and carry new and pre-owned video games such as Xbox, PlayStation,…

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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 on 44,000 acres at the Necedah National Wildlife Refuge.  Savanna, prairie, wetland, and forest all…

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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 guests coming back year after year. The family owned ranch entertains guests year round with…

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Beyond Boundaries

Beyond Boundaries Canoe, Kayak & Bicycle Shop is in wonderful Wonewoc, Wisconsin, approximately 15 miles from Mauston. Located on the edge of the Driftless Area, they host adventures on the Baraboo River and…

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Explore The Greater Mauston Area!

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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