Category: Things To Do

winter socks & boots
February 24, 2016

With the right equipment, cold weather camping can be a fun and enjoyable time. Why winter camp, you ask? Because there are no bugs, no crowds and there’s plenty do to; snowmobiling, ice fishing, cross-country skiing & snowshoeing.   What to Pack for Winter Camping   1. The right clothing. Cotton is not your friend, so please […]

XC Skiier
January 26, 2016

CROSS COUNTRY SKIING HISTORY The word “ski” is a Norwegian word that comes from the Old Norse word “skið” which means a stick of wood, and cross country skiing is the oldest type of skiing there is. From Norwegian roots, cross country skiing originated from needing to travel across a snow covered landscape to hunt […]

January 15, 2015

If you’re looking to get outside this season, Rice Lake offers various trails for you to get out, explore and take in everything Wisconsin has to offer. One of our favorite trails is the Wild Rivers State Trail. Whether you’re looking to do a short day hike, or a long snowmobiling ride, Wild Rivers Trails […]