Wausau, the strategic center of the state

Wausau is located in the heart of Wisconsin, roughly equidistant from Green Bay, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Madison, and with just a couple more hours Chicago. Granite Peak offers terrific skiing, the Wisconsin River is of itself a wonderful recreational area, and for the very adventurous, is in one section partly turned into a great white water rafting area. And curling has become a huge sport. The city has blended preservation of the old and building of the new. In addition, the city boasts a terrific medical center that is growing and services much of the north country.
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Skyline

The City of Wausau has a skyline and some very nice modern buildings, which in the downtown area mixes well with the classic older city look.

Downtown

DowntownA

DowntownB

DowntownC

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Chalk

Once a year, Wausau holds a Chalkfest in the town square. There is some terrific work done here.


Threesome

The threesome: I believe left to right, Rib Mountain, Hardwood Hill, and Big Mosinee.

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RibMt

Rib Mountain

RibMta

Rib Mountain State Park

BigMosinee

Big Mosinee from Lake Wausau


HardwoodHill

Hardwood Hill

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