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Crisp air and the bright harvest moon calls for some nighttime outdoor activity! In the Stevens Point Area, there are plenty of fall events, but here are three night hikes in October that promise to provide a fun experience. Learn more about what you'll find at these fun and unique seasonal family-friendly events. 

From trails to tasty treats, the Stevens Point Area is the perfect place to make you Insta-famous! Here is a list of the ten best locations to snap your next Instagram hits.  

The leaves are changing, the weather is cooling, and fall is in the air-- everyone's favorite season is here in the Stevens Point Area. If you are on the lookout for fun things to do as the season changes, you've come to the right place. Read on, to discover the best spots for fall color, family fun and spooky treats in the Stevens Point Area that make for the perfect fall bucket list.  

Looking to do some exploring in the Stevens Point Area? Find out what natural wonders the region has to offer from water hotspots to wonderful sunsets. Learn more as John Mercure and the Travel Wisconsin show on WTMJ Radio discuss the natural wonders in the Stevens Point Area with Melissa Sabel. 

With the longer days and warmer nights, summer is the perfect time to get outdoors to see some of the breathtaking sunsets across the skies. The Stevens Point Area is lucky to have beautiful shorelines to capture the views and frame the sky, like the Wisconsin River running right through its heart, along with various other locations to snap your best "sunset selfie". Be sure to bring a camera with you to these spots, but remember to look up from the screen to take in the sky's full, raw beauty, too!

It’s summertime and many outdoor recreation enthusiasts are thinking about the best spots for kayaking or canoeing. The Stevens Point Area has a variety of paddling options, for beginner to advanced paddlers. These top 4 paddling routes will help to give a taste of what you can find in the region, for paddlers of all experience levels.

Looking for signs of spring, to help make this endless winter fade away?

Catch the early sounds of spring at the Schmeeckle Reserve. This 280-acre nature preserve on the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point campus is the perfect spring escape. With five miles of trails to explore, including picturesque boardwalks, it is the best spot to catch the early signs of spring. 

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