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7 Must See Views in Eau Claire

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If there is one thing that is not lacking in Eau Claire, it's the views. From river scenery to architectural detail, to beautiful parks, Eau Claire is undeniably full of incredible places to rest your eyes and reflect. Need a little guidance on where to take in some of the best views? Well, don’t…

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Babbette's Seeds of Hope: Fields of Gold

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When you take a short drive south of Hwy 85, you will quickly be greeted by fields of gold. Every August/September, these beautiful flowers bloom in memory of a beautiful woman. Keep scrolling to read the story behind Babbette's Sunflower Field and the dates when you can see them for yourself in…

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Pétanque: How, Where and Why to Play

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The Game of Pétanque Pétanque (pronounced pay-tonk) is a lawn game that was created in the Provence region of France in the early 1900s. It falls into the boule category of sports, where the goal of the game is for a team or player to get their boules, or balls, as close to the target ball as…

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Where To Go For a Run in Eau Claire, WI

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Eau Claire, WI is a city that's always on the move. Meaning, Eau Claire is home to very active locals who love to use our trail systems to run, jog, walk, or even bike. Who says visitors and travelers can't get in on this? Here are some of our favorite places to go when you want to explore Eau…

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How to Spend Labor Day Weekend in Eau Claire

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It's the last summer weekend of the year! Finish off the summer with a bang by planning a little getaway to Eau Claire, WI for Labor Day. Book a hotel or vacation rental and experience some of the best things to do in Eau Claire during the early September days. Things to Do Tube down the Chippewa…

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Best Places to Get Ice Cream in Eau Claire

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If you've made it to this page, you must have a sweet tooth. Satisfy those cravings with a scoop or two of ice cream in Eau Claire! It's a no-brainer that Wisconsin does dairy well being dubbed America's Dairyland. So if the cheese is good, then the ice cream is too, right? Get a taste for yourself…

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Top Five Places to Watch the Fireworks In Eau Claire

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Header Photo Credit: Tim Abraham Content Last Updated: June 9, 2022 by Demi Cimiaskaite Eau Claire 4th of July Fireworks When: Monday, July 4, 2022 at 10 pm Where: Carson Park The snow is gone, finals are done, kubb is being played, and the mosquitoes are out. It must be summer! With summer comes…

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Best Burgers in Eau Claire

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Alright, it's time to strap on your elastic waistband pants and get ready to chow. Drum roll please... here are the best places to go in Eau Claire for a juicy burger. 1. Court'n House Bar & Grill If you're looking for the tastiest burgers in Eau Claire, look no further than Court'n House. This bar…

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6 Ways to Spend Father's Day in Eau Claire

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It's time to celebrate the one you sometimes refer to as "Grill Master", the one that's always cracking those typical "Dad Jokes", and the one that has a tool for everything - Dad! Spend this Father's Day in Eau Claire doing all the things that your Dad loves most. Maybe it's a little bit of fishin'…

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