The ice caves are set to open again this coming weekend on February 28th!!!!
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From our area to the top of Wisconsin is about 10 hours. The choices were either to drive it all in 1 stretch, spend the night near Bayfield to arrive first thing in the morning. Or leave the night before, break it in half and arrive around noon on Friday. 10 hours is a long time to sit so I voted to break it in half.
I had a Marriott certificate that was going to expire at the end of April, I had earned that over spring break last year. So I started on the Marriott site looking at a map of their hotel locations. We settled on the Fairfield Inn and Suites in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Close to the highway and free breakfast. Had we not used the certificate it would have been $129 a night for two queen beds. Staying there would leave us a 5 hours drive the…
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