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Grandad Bluff

Address: La Crosse, WI
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Ranked #1 of 51 things to do in La Crosse
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Geologic formations, Nature & Parks
Owner description: At 590 feet, this area offers scenic views.
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Type: Geologic formations, Nature & Parks
Owner description: At 590 feet, this area offers scenic views.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Great view of LaCrosse. Take your camera! You will love all of the Fall colors if you go there in late September.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a must see and visit if you come to La Crosse, WI. In any season you will get a panoramic view of the Mississippi. River as it passes through three states and see the lovely valley below that is nestled in between the Minnosota, Iowa, and Wisconsin bluffs. The lookout point on top of Grandad's Bluff will give... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

If you enjoy scenic outlooks with accessible walk way and overview of beautiful river city, then this is for you!

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Exeter
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Grandad Bluff was truly breathtaking with views of La Crosse. Its worth popping up to have a look especially when you see an american train coming through and the actual size of it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

A trip to Grandad's Bluff is something every visitor and resident of the area should take. There's a lot of history to be seen and the view is amazing. Even if all you have is 15 min, it's worth not missing it. We enjoy having a little picnic up there. Nothing formal, just a kick back and enjoy the view.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Great views! Awesome place to go during the day and at night. I would recommend it to anyone visiting lacrosse.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I absolutely love Grandad Bluff and never get sick of the view regardless of how many times I've already been up there! The redesign has made the view and experience even better. Every time I have friends or family in town visiting, I take them to the Grandad lookout and many request to go back up each time that they... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Grandad Bluff allows you to view the entire city of La Crosse and even some into Onalaska and not to mention it is gorgeous up there. Beautiful scenery and nice to take photos.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

Great place to take selfies!! Loved being able to see the view of La Crosse from up there! It was even better being able to see it snowing up there. Bundle up though because it was cold!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This is worth the time! We live in La Crosse and we are always happy to take friends and family when they visit.

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