Wisconsin dells

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Two sides of the Wisconsin Dells

Published July 20, 2018

On a recent trip to the (seemingly self-proclaimed) Waterpark Capital of the World, I got two views of the Wisconsin Dells. One was exactly the one you might expect, but the other was anything but.

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Wisconsin Dells' ice castles reopen on Saturday

Published Jan. 26, 2017

Due to warmer than usual winter temperatures, the Ice Castles' Wisconsin Dells location was closed for several days. However, the impressive sights will reopen to the public on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 6 p.m.

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Ice Castle Wonderland in the Dells sets opening date

Published Jan. 5, 2017

Warm-ish winter temperatures have slightly delayed the creation of the Dells' first Ice Castle Wonderland, but the cold weather seems to be here to stay and the tentative opening date for the icy extravaganza is Jan. 12.

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Black Hawk Motel offers "modern retro" Dells experience

Published Aug. 24, 2016

Although Wisconsin Dells has become synonymous with waterparks over the past couple of decades, some vacationers seek a taste of the past. The funky Black Hawk Motel, built in 1945, is still owned by the same family that opened it.

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Grown-ups do The Dells

Published Sept. 3, 2015

Research shows that 25 percent of The Dells' visitors come without children - and this number is increasing every season. So, how should adults "do The Dells"?

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Escape into luxury at Sundara Inn and Spa

Published Feb. 9, 2015

Valentine's Day is around the corner and warm weather is not, so why not whisk your partner away to the Wisconsin Dells (yes, the Dells) for a luxury getaway at Sundara Inn & Spa?

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Chula Vista is the natural choice for Dells vacationers

Published July 27, 2014

Because Chula Vista is located three miles from "the strip," it has the most rural setting for a water park. For some, this is the main appeal of the resort which means something akin to "beautiful view" in Spanish.

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Coldwater Canyon a golfer's treat

Published July 25, 2014

There is plenty of great golf to take advantage of in Wisconsin Dells, but Coldwater Canyon - now part of the Chula Vista Resort - is a must play for travelers and residents alike.