Choosing between the year’s best football game and one of the best winter afternoons to get kids outside is always a tough call.
Read more about how I made that call by following this direct link to the column on the Gazette site. I’ve also included a few extra pictures of our trip to Powers Bluff County Park below.
This column serves as a bit of a supplement to an older column I posted earlier this week — about a proposed ski-trail expansion at Rib Mountain State Park in Wausau. As much as I love winter sports like those at both parks, every park use comes with a set of trade-offs. I think we’ve probably got the right mix of opportunities in our region without having to sacrifice Rib Mountain’s trails to more high-end recreation