Authentic Wisconsin

Wisconsin Made Products and Distinctively Wisconsin Places and Events

Wisconsin Wildflowers.

Wisconsin Wildflowers

Official symbols of the State of Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Symbols

Lake Wingra Photo Blog.

Lake Wingra Photo Blog

Lake Wingra Haiku Walk.

Haiku Walk

Bees & Blossoms.

Bees & Blossoms

Famous Wisconsinites

Interesting facts about the State of Wisconsin such as Ripon being the birthplace of the Republican Party.

Wisconsin Facts

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Wisconsin Made Products

Spring:


A year of looking at Lake Wingra from same location mostly at the same time.

A year of looking at Lake Wingra from the same location (mostly at the same time). More


Wisconsin Spring Ephemerals.

A little early? Well, Snowdrops, Winter Aconite and Skunk Cabbage are already coming up. More


Snowdrops emerging off of Arbor Drive in Madison, Wisconsin on February 3, 2024.

Snowdrops emerging in Madison, Wisconsin on February 3, 2024. More


Winter Aconite emerging in yard behind Gates and Brovi in Madison, Wisconsin on February 8, 2024.

Winter Aconite emerging in yard behind Gates and Brovi in Madison, Wisconsin on February 7, 2024. More


 

Mourning Dove perched on bench ovelooking Lake Wingra on Christmas Eve, 2023.

The Wisconsin symbol of peace (The Mourning Dove) on Christmas Eve 2023. (Click here for more information)


Lake Wingra on the morning of the Winter Solstice 2023.

Lake Wingra in photos by day for the year 2023. Click here. Above, Lake Wingra on the morning of the Winter Solstice 2023.


Lake Wingra in Madison, Wisconsin on March 19, 2024 - the Vernal Equinox. Click to enlarge.

Lake Wingra on March 19, 2024 - the Vernal Equinox. Click to enlarge.


Winter in Wisconsin:


From Lake Superior to Lake Geneva from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi River Winter is a great time to hike and explore Wisconsin.




In the Press


10 Things To Do This Winter in Wisconsin     by Travel Wisconsin