Taking a Peek from the Peak, Winter is Rib Mountain's Busiest Season

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email
More Video...

If you're a native of the Badger State you have the privilege of experiencing four seasons, however most people this time are year are done with winter and ready for spring.

But that's not the case for everyone. In Marathon County there are dozens of winter activities, and the recent snowfall is extending your time to give them a whirl.

William Bursaw, a ranger at Rib Mountain State Park spends his fair share outside. And says there's one advantage winter has over the summer months, “I think winter is some of the best times to get out because you don’t have the mosquitoes and bugs or anything like that. You can dress for it. When you get out you get moving and within 10 minutes your warm."

He says winter is the park's busiest season.

He says people travel from all over the state to catch a glimpse from atop the hill.

If you'd like to take a peek from the peak, a day pass is $7 or an annual fee is $25 for Wisconsin residents.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@wsaw.com.
Please provide detailed information.
All comments must adhere to the WSAW.com discussion rules.

powered by Disqus
WSAW-TV 1114 Grand Ave. Wausau, WI 54403
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 197885031 - wsaw.com/a?a=197885031
Gray Television, Inc.