Wisconsin’s lush forests, glittering lakes, and rolling hills become even more stunning during autumn. Don’t let the season’s beauty pass you by — hop in your Cadillac and hit the highway. Here’s a look at three gorgeous scenic drives in Wisconsin to take this fall.
Marinette County is teeming with natural wonders. Take Highway 141 to enjoy a 125-mile scenic loop that showcases 14 snapshot-worthy waterfalls. If you’d like a detailed guide to these local natural wonders, download a guide from the Marinette County Parks Department. And if you’re the adventurous type, load your kayak onto your XT5 — Marinette County features some of the Midwest’s best whitewater rapids.
Kettle Moraine Scenic Drive.
You can easily spend a weekend on this 115-mile trek across six counties. Along the way, you’ll find dozens of hiking trails, fishing spots, and charming small towns. There are also plenty of picnic areas and campgrounds, so be sure to load up your XT6 with all of your favorite adventure gear.
If you’re only looking to spend an afternoon basking in the Badger State’s fall beauty, consider this 18-mile stretch between Dodgeville and Spring Green. While it’s short and sweet, it offers plenty of opportunities for fun. Along this route, you’ll find some of the state’s premier attractions, including Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin and the House on the Rock — so load up your Escalade and get ready for a sophisticated road trip that’s a cut above the rest.
Before you head out on your adventure, bring your Cadillac in for a tune-up at Bud Weiser Motors in Beloit, Wisconsin.