Category Archives: Lodging

Beer Vacation

What could be more Wisconsin than taking a beer vacation? Or is that redundant? Recently, CNN toured the country to find the best luxury beer vacations, and it was no surprise that they selected Mineral Point’s Brewery Creek.  Here’s a … Continue reading

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I Scream, You Scream . . .

There’s something to scream about again down at the Walker House.  And, it’s not ghosts.  Owners Kathy and Dan Vaillancourt report: “the ghosts have left the building.” Instead, you’ll be screaming for ice cream – Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream!  And pizza … Continue reading

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Chicago Magazine Selects Mineral Point

The June 2013 issue of Chicago Magazine has selected Mineral Point, Wisconsin as one of five summer vacations for Chicago’s culture lovers.  Here’s the short article: It’s an interesting list – East Lansing, Detroit, Nashville, New Orleans and Mineral … Continue reading

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Something to believe in . . .

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There are some St. Patrick’s Day happenings in Mineral Point this weekend.  We attempt to describe them via limericks.  Use the links for detailed info. For an Irish good-time on St. Pat’s Mineral Point is where it’s at Walk to … Continue reading

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Heritage Tourism In Mineral Point

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The people who watch such things say 81 percent of the traveling public are “heritage tourists,” who seek to experience the places and activities that authentically represent the stories of settlers of the past and present. Mineral Point, recognized in … Continue reading

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