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Grandad Bluff

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Address: La Crosse, WI
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At 590 feet, this area offers scenic views.

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A FEW MINUTES OFF I-90

We were able to find this place with our GPS, but we did not notice any signs for Grandad Bluff. If you are traveling through this area, please take the time to drive up here... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Grandville, MI
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Grandville, MI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were able to find this place with our GPS, but we did not notice any signs for Grandad Bluff. If you are traveling through this area, please take the time to drive up here for a visit. What a marvelous view! It was a clear day to see miles and miles out into the area. We enjoyed this a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is a nice place to spend time with all the family and take many photos. It is closed to the city but you need a car to get to it. There is no public transportation that can take you there. I enjoyed the view so much.

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Thank WW54321
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We headed up Grandad Bluff on a misty morning. Although a sunny clear might have provided a larger Vista, the view was still remarkable. You could see quite a panorama of the town, river and nearby bluffs. Nice facility with paved walk ways and rest rooms.

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Thank Kyra H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must see if in lacrosse. The views are truly amazing. The history lesson from the bluff is a nice learning experience for Newby to lacrosse.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I spent the day sight seeing in la Crosse, this one's a must see if you haven't been. A great view over the bluff of the whole city, nice trails for hiking but very steep, quite a workout!😃

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Mentor, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Drove up to Grandad Bluff but had a detour because the road that we would have gone up was closed. It was a little difficult to find the road they suggested since we were not from the area but we did somehow. The ride up to the Bluff is very pretty. When you get to the Bluff there is ample... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Grandad's bluff is a must see if you are in the Lacrosse area. It is so beautiful to look out over the city and be able to see so far in the distance. In the fall the leaves are gorgeous. This view is breathtaking.

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Mandan, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to check out Grandad Bluff as we traveled through Rochester. The view was amazing. They claim you can see four states. Glad we stopped. Surprised to see bathrooms at the top.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just find Main Street and head east, that will take you to the bluff. Take a sharp right at the Alpine Inn and you'll enter the park. The parking is ample. The views of La Crosse, the River, and the Minnesota bluffs are fantastic. This is one of the "must see" things when you visit La Crosse.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome views and hiking thru the bluffs. Make sure to wear good shoes some trails are rocky. Beautiful place to see.

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