Light Up Eau Claire
While you’re visiting the Eau Claire area we invite you to plan a day trip to one of our surrounding communities. You’ll find great community events, local food and beverage, as well as excellent Midwestern hospitality in neighborhoods of the Chippewa Valley. Mondovi is a wonderful outdoor oasis with activities all year round! Below you’ll find attractions to assist you in building a day trip itinerary to the town of Mondovi.
Mirror Lake Park provides a scenic overview of Mondovi’s own Mirror Lake and offers playground equipment, picnic areas and shelters for picnics and family outings! A public boat landing is available for locals and visitors alike and an accessible fishing pier accommodates anglers and sightseers of all skill levels! Join the fun and spend a day in the sun at Mirror Lake Park!
The Buffalo River State Trail connects the towns of Fairchild and Mondovi along US 10 in scenic central Wisconsin. Although the rail-trail closely follows the Buffalo River, the winding waterway is surrounded by the woodlands, hills and wetlands that contribute to the area’s beauty! The communities of Eleva, Strum and Osseo dot the trail’s route offering access throughout the Chippewa Valley with small town charm and great places to rest and relax!
Trinity Equestrian Center, a horse-lover's paradise located four miles south of Eau Claire on Highway 37, is a "must see." Offering something for everyone, you will enjoy top quality year-round riding lessons for youth and adults, birthday parties featuring horseback instruction for kids and adults, creative group outings, summer day camps, school break camps, and Christian youth camps. A wonderful day in the outdoors with beautiful animals is sure to add excitement to your day trip itinerary!
Perfectly located in beautiful Buffalo County Wisconsin the bluegrass gospel festival attracts musical groups from all across the United States! This annual, weekend long event is not one to miss with multiple stages, great food, and beautiful countryside! If you’re not only into listening to great music, but also playing this is the festival for you. Come with your musical instruments and voices to join in the fun with multiple open stages times!
Nestled in the rolling hills of Buffalo County on the northern edge of Mondovi this golf course is a rising start in the golfing universe! Originally a 9-hole course with sand greens, the “Valley” has been reborn as an 18-hole course that can entertain golfers of all skill levels from the novice to the most serious and skilled players. Dramatic views of the beautiful checkerboard fields and picturesque farms dotting the landscape can be seen throughout the course adding beauty to a perfect day outside!