In Late Spring - Few Destinations Finer!

Lodging

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Through April 23, 2018 a limited number of rooms at local hotels will be available at reduced rates. If you will be attending UMGEOCON, please make your reservations early!

La Crosse, WI

AmericInn Hotel and Conference Center

1835 Rose Street
La Crosse, WI  54603

608-781-7000
Website
Map with route to UW-L
(3.3 miles)

Single room - $91/night + tax
Double room - $91/night + tax

La Crosse, WI

Hampton Inn & Suites

511 3rd Street N.
La Crosse, WI 54601

608-791-4004
Website
Map with route to UW-L
(1.3 miles)

Single rooms - $219/night + tax
Double rooms - $219/night + tax

Onalaska, WI

Sustained FIRE damage Saturday, April 28.  No longer taking reservations.  Contact info below displayed for reference purposes only.
Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center

3060 S Kinney Coulee Road
Onalaska, WI 54650

608-781-3060
Website
Map with route to UW-L
(5.2 miles)

Single room - $91/night + tax
Double room - $91/night + tax

La Crosse, WI

Courtyard by Marriott

500 Front Street S
La Crosse, WI 54601

608-782-1000
Website
Map with route to UW-L
(5.2 miles)

Single room - $189/night + tax
Double room - $189/night + tax

La Crosse, WI

Super 8

1625 Rose Street
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54603-2205

608-781-8880
Website
Map with route to UW-L
(3.1 miles)

Single room - $69/night + tax
Double room - $79/night + tax
Suite - $89/night + tax

Winona, MN

Plaza Hotel & Suites

1025 Highway 61 East
Winona, MN 55987

(507) 453-0303
Website
Map with route to UW-L
(28.6 miles)

Single rooms - $93/night + tax
Double rooms - $93/night + tax

Planes

Major air carrier service is available at the recently remodeled La Crosse Airport (LSE). Delta provides service through its hub at the Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport (MSP), and American provides service through its hub at Chicago O’Hare (ORD). Rental cars are readily available from Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, and National.

Trains

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La Crosse is a stop on one of the USA's most famous and scenic train trips; the Empire Builder which runs round trip between Chicago and Portland/Seattle.  Daily service means you can let someone else do the driving while you enjoy the scenery.

Automobiles

The event site is easily accessible along the I-90/I-94 corridor between Chicago and Minneapolis. It is also located within five (5) hours driving distance from major Upper Midwest cities which include Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, St. Paul, Duluth-Superior, Madison, Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, Green Bay, Quad Cities, South Bend, Sioux Falls, Peoria and a total regional population that exceeds 25 million.

Things to Do

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View the Scenery

City of La Crosse owned Grandad Bluff Park offers birds-eye views of three states - Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa.

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Sample the Suds

Wisconsin, local German brewmasters, and home to a huge Oktoberfest, make this one hard to pass up.

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Bike the Trails

The 22-mile long La Crosse River State Trail connects to the nation's first rail-to-trail that runs between Sparta and Elroy.

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Rest the Soul

The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe is one of many beautiful places of worship in the La Crosse area.

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Ride the River

A ride on the La Crosse Queen will place you on the Mighty Mississippi right alongside the big steamboats still working the river.

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Explore the Town

From antiquing to great dining, downtown La Crosse has it all in an eclectic mix of well preserved old buildings and beautiful new ones.

Still need more ideas for things to do? Well then, check out the La Crosse County Convention and Visitors Bureau website which also offers an expansive travel guide for the local area.