An ideal and idyllic location: Halfway between Madison and Milwaukee, Watertown offers the perfect blend of small town values, an outdoor lifestyle and lots of modern day fun.
Calico Cottage & The Rock River Winery
With wine from more than 37 Wisconsin wineries, over 475 flavors to choose from Wine tasting daily, and parties, a friendly welcome and great customer service. Browse the gift shop and find many unique and one of a kind treasures, including antiques and handmade jewelry.
Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells – Baraboo, Wisconsin, offers a full-service casino that lets you enjoy 24-hour slot machines, bingo, blackjack and other games 365 days a year. Experience a Wisconsin luxury hotel with the gaming excitement of a Vegas vacation! You’ll experience the best in Wisconsin casinos at Ho-Chunk.But more than great games and casino action, Ho-Chunk offers a deluxe experience like no other Wisconsin Dells hotel. Each of our 302 room or suites is designed with a rustic elegance inspired by the area. We have the perfect accommodations for family vacations, romantic honeymoons and business conferences, with a variety of amenities that include a spa, fitness room, pool & sauna to fit any traveler’s needs.
This post is sponsored by Kayser Chrysler Center of Watertown.
Watertown Farmers Market
One of the areas largest and longest running farmers’ markets. Located in beautiful Riverside Park. Check them out for special events, such as cooking demonstrations, planned throughout the season.
Lake Koshkonong is a reservoir in Southern Wisconsin that lies along the Rock River. Visitors can boat, fish and swim in the 10,595 acre lake that is only about 7 ft deep at its deepest, and surrounded by by beaches and camping resorts. They also have Lakeview’s Bar and Grill which is a favorite place for drinks, music and the best view of the lake. They feature live music and DJ’s every weekend and its a great place to go and relax on the water.
Glacial Drumlin State Trail
Developed in 1986, the Glacial Drumlin State Trail is one of Wisconsin’s best bicycle trails. The 52 mile long trail runs between Cottage Grove and the Fox River Sanctuary in Waukesha with an easy connection to Madison and Milwaukee.
If you plan to bike or roller blade, you will need to buy a pass – just $5 a day, or $25 for the year. Walkers, runners, and children under 16 are FREE.