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A Bird's Eye View in Oshkosh

Do you enjoy hiking outdoors, bird watching or bird photography? If so, Oshkosh, a well-known Bird City of Wisconsin, is the place for you. Oshkosh and Winnebago County offer many unique locations for birding. Vast bodies of water, such as lakes, rivers and wetlands provide habitats for many…

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Ultimate Oshkosh and Winnebago County Birding Guide

Do you enjoy walking outdoors, bird watching, or bird photography? If so, Oshkosh, a designated Bird City Wisconsin community, is the right place for you. Oshkosh and Winnebago County offer several unique locations for birding. Beautiful lakes, rivers and wetlands provide a variety of habitats for…

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2019 Must-See Oshkosh Events

Every season in Oshkosh offers a unique calendar of events. Whether you’re spending time with the whole family or wanting to go on a solo adventure, you’ll find the fun you crave at one-of-a-kind events that are only found in Oshkosh. Battle on Bago, February 22-23 For one weekend every February…

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Get Fit, Stay Fit

New to the area or visiting Oshkosh for a while? These gyms will make sure to keep you on track with your wellness goals. The Oshkosh Community YMCA The Oshkosh Community YMCA has two locations within the city. The 20th Avenue location comes complete with a weight training and cardio area, pool…

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Autumn Adventures in Oshkosh

Crisp, fresh air, colorful trees and crunchy leaves, everything pumpkin – what’s not to like about the autumn season. October might just be our favorite month of the year to get outside and play. And whether you’re a fall fan or not, it’s a good time to get out and go on a few autumn adventures in…

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Go Camping in Oshkosh

Camping is a great way to get outside and enjoy a relaxing weekend. Being nestled between Lake Butte des Morts and Lake Winnebago, Oshkosh attracts both outdoor enthusiasts and visitors looking for an inexpensive place to stay during the summer season. Hickory Oaks Campground Hickory Oaks is a…

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Teach Your Kids to Fish in Oshkosh

Given that 21st-century children are constantly surrounded by different types of electronic entertainment, it is important to make some time to introduce them to a few outdoor hobbies, like fishing. Most kids love to learn how to fish, and it is a great way to spend an afternoon with your family…

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Top 5 Oshkosh Trails To Enjoy This Summer

Did you know Winnebago County is covered with beautiful trails? They are perfect for the warm months of biking, winter snowmobiling and even horseback riding. Find your path along five of our top-rated Oshkosh trails! Wiouwash State Trail The Wiouwash State Trail is a flat, high trestle trail…

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Beautiful Winter Walks

Oshkosh is a city that’s great for walkers year-round. This activity is perfect for nature lovers. Surrounding wildlife areas provide excellent habitat and ensure that there are always lots of beautiful birds to see in and around Oshkosh. During the winter, wild spaces are absent of foliage and it’s…

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Battle on Bago

The last weekend of February, thousands will head onto frozen Lake Winnebago chasing big dreams. Feb. 27, 28, 2015 Oshkosh WI The eighth-annual Battle on Bago fishing tournament takes place Feb. 27 and 28 and features more than $250,000 worth of prizes. The biggest fish will bring bragging rights…

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