Prairie du Chien, WI | Mississippi River Town

Prairie du Chien, established 1816 as Fort Crawford, is located near the confluence of the Wisconsin & Mississippi rivers, a significant point in early waterways to the Great Lakes. Found on the main channel south of Lock & Dam No. 9; and Hwy 35, the Great River Road Prairie du Chien offers scenic lodging, historic downtown shopping, and recreational family fun.
Mississippi main channel Mile Marker 636
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On the Mississippi River banks of Prairie du Chien.

130 S Main St, Prairie du Chien, WI 608-326-7878

We provide amenities you want most and deliver them at the highest level possible. Welcome to a warm smile, great service, an inviting pool, free breakfast, & quiet nights! Welcome to the end of the day.    Click Picture for More Info

Secluded and Beatiful natural setting.

Blue River Mansion - Corporate Retreat
Spring Green area, WI      (608) 317-1235

10,300 sqft. World-class compound & conference center has French Chateau setting on 500 acres of breathtaking countryside panoramas in pristine Wisconsin River Valley region. Call Tom Ernstmeyer.    Click Picture for More Info

An established lodging tradition near Mississippi River.

HTTP/1.1 100 Continue Brisbois Motor Inn
533 N Marquette, Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 326-8404

Beautiful King | Queen rooms, Family | Business Suites. Continental breakfast, Heated outdoor pool in courtyard, meeting & conference facilities, business document center. Visit for rates & packages.

Large Outdoor Retailer.

501 Cliffhaven Dr., Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 326-5600

World's Foremost Outfitter. Camping, Hunting, Fishing, Clothing, near Mississippi River.   

Cabins at Whispering Ridge
514 S Michigan St, Prairie du Chien, WI 53821  608-306-0681

Unique, treasure, secluded log cabin. Simple pleasures of daydreaming, sunset watching, nature trails. Let pleasure overcome duty in this secluded hide away. Don't delay, Make reservations today.   Click Picture for More Info

Start every day right at the Corner Pit Stop.  Great Food.

Corner K Pit Stop
31910 Cty K, Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 326-7463

Restaurant. Bait Shop. Liquor Stop. Corner store and dining.
Stop here before fishing, camping, beach, or enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner!  Mississippi River style. Click Picture for More Info

Hungry & Thirsty on the River? Don't need to go far. Falling Rock Bar, Grill & Bait
Hwy 35,  Eastman, WI   54626   (608) 874-4707

Great River Road, 10mi N of Prairie du Chien. Across from Lock & Dam 9, Bar, Food, Boat Launch ($30/yr, $2/launch), Gas, Bait, Campsites from $3/night.

For that Hard to Gift person.

Hamann Variety Store
216 E Blackhawk Ave. Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 326-6911

Old fashioned variety store with a down home, friendly atmosphere. Three generation family business are a 70 year old landmark for Prairie du Chien! Delicious candy, unique gift items!  Click Picture for More Info

Mississippi River fun found here.

Lakeview Marina Bar
32319 County Rd K Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 326-2711

Great stop at the beginning or end of any day! County Docks for easy access. Banquette Hall for more fun.
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To beautiful to describe.

Mississippi Mountain Cabins
Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 317-1235

In Bagley-30 min. S. Prairie du Chien on bluffs overlooking Mississippi River. Hunting, Fishing guide avail. Cabins sleep 8           Click Picture for More Info

Tranquil and peaceful overlooking Mississippi River.

Mississippi Mountain Home Sites
Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 317-1235

In Bagley-30 min. N. Prairie du Chien on bluffs overlooking Mississippi River. Prime views go for miles! Lot prices range from $70,000 to $250,000. Contact Tom.           Click Picture for More Info

In shoes from Panka, you won't miss a step.

Panka Shoe Store
205 E Blackhawk Ave. Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 326-8112

Family business offers great deals on casual, professional, dressy footwear, kids shoes, steel toe & waterproof boots. Since 1918 we've provided the best individualized service.           Click Picture for More Info

Mississippi River Town Real Estate Company
Select Realty  
119 E BlackHawk, Prairie du Chien, WI 53821 866-326-8007

"Your friend in Real Estate". Agents promise to provide professional, ethical, informed service. NE IA, & Western WI

Apple growers with great care and great apples!

Shihata's Orchard, LLC
Limery Rd Prairie du Chien, WI (608) 326-2785

Family Owned, 19 varieties of apples,  Honey Crisp. The Apple House store features all our apple varieties, baked goods & local goods. Pumpkin Patch & wagon rides on weekends. Click Picture for Info

Lund, Alumacraft, Lowe, Yamaha Outboards, full-line dealer!

Stark's Sport Shop
119 W Blackhawk Ave, Prairie du Chien, WI 608-326-2478

Our Price Is Best! We are outboard owners, not just dealers. We hunt, fish, & know our product because we use our product! Our expertise will assure a great sporting experience! Click Picture for Info

Fantastic fish, frog legs, seafood and Wisconsin Cheese.

Valley Fish and Cheese
304 S.Prairie St.   Prairie du Chien, WI   (608) 326-4719

Carrying a complete line of: Hickory Smoked Fish, Fresh & Frozen Seafood, Turtle Meat, Complete Line of WI cheeses, Also many Hard to Find Unique Items.
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Bed and Breakfast

Victorian Rose Bed and Breakfast
225 South Wacouta Stf, Prairie du Chien, WI   53821   608 326 2065

Historic Victorian Rose bed and breakfast, beautifully decorated in Victorian theme, located next to the Mississippi River.


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