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Juneau County Rustic Road Lee Rd in fall with turning road

You’re taking a leisurely country drive in Wisconsin and happen upon a Rustic Road Sign.  If you’re anything like me, it is NOT to be resisted. You take the turn and it seldom disappoints.  Juneau County with all its incredible natural beauty hasn’t had a designation– UNTIL NOW! The first Rustic Road route designation has…

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A cave hidden most times of year revealed during Castle Rock Lake Draw Down

Early Spring is the time when the annual Castle Rock Lake draw down takes place. The end of this low water period is near, so pack up the kids and the dog and get on over to Castle Rock Lake in the Greater Mauston area! But first, read a little here on the background of…

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Interior of one of Round Barns of Juneau County spring

Red barns, round barns, family farms and rolling hills are an intrinsic part of the landscape of the Greater Mauston area in Southwest Wisconsin. Drive on any road in any direction and a barn can be spotted. Some of the even more alluring sights are the round barns of Juneau County. Whether you’re a photographer…

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Biking The Elroy-Sparta Bike Trail

The Elroy-Sparta State Bike Trail The ‘Granddaddy of them all’, the Elroy-Sparta State Bike Trail, this 32-mile bike trail was the first opened ‘Rails to Trails’ conversion in the country. It starts in Elroy and goes through the small but, oh so friendly, communities of Kendall, Wilton and Norwalk, ending, of course, in Sparta. You’ll traverse…

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hunting at sunrise in Greater Mauston area Wisconsin

Want to see more videos like this? Subscribe to our YouTube Channel Turkey hunting, water fowling, or whitetail deer hunting… Hunting in the Greater Mauston Area will not disappoint! Greater Mauston Tourism Association and Outdoor Junkies, a video production company dedicated to the sport of hunting, and supported by many Mauston area locals, are partnering…

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Wild Rice on the Lemonweir River near Mauston, WI

A new canoe and kayak landing has been created by Outdoors Forever and made possible with grants from local businesses and associations, including the Greater Mauston Tourism Association (GMTA).  It offers a new way for paddlers to access the Lemonweir River and Lake Decorah through a slough that runs adjacent to the river. Traveling west from…

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Paddling the Lemonweir River in Mauston, WI

The Lemonweir River offers a variety of excursion options upstream and downstream from Mauston as it meanders through the heart of Juneau County before joining up with the Wisconsin River.  The section from Mauston to Lemonweir Mills is a great place to start your exploration of this hidden gem with its meandering path and gentle…

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Bike headed down trail in Juneau County

Greater Mauston Offers Three Great Biking Experiences In One Great Location Looking for a great place – or better yet, three great places – to spin your spokes? Biking Juneau County Wisconsin / Greater Mauston Area is the right choice for those wanting easy choices and premier bike trails.  Greater Mauston located just off the…

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Man in boat on Castle Rock Lake

Wisconsin is home to Castle Rock Lake, one of the many beautiful lakes found in the Midwest. Castle Rock Lake, technically a flowage, was created in 1951 and claims some of the best fishing found in Wisconsin. In 2016, Travel Wisconsin named Castle Rock Lake one of the best places to fish in the state of…

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