Skip to main content

Enjoy the open road on this trip along the mighty Mississippi River.

From Prairie du Chien to De Soto

There’s no such thing as s simple road trip when it comes to Crawford County. On this drive, you’ll experience the natural beauty of Crawford County on a picturesque drive from Prairie du Chien to De Soto along Highway 35, also known as the Great River Road. This scenic route spans approximately 45 miles and offers stunning landscapes, panoramic views of the Mississippi River, and charming small towns, including  Lynxville and Ferryville.

As you make your way along Highway 35, the road follows the banks of the Big River and is lined with trees and majestic bluffs and goat prairies. It is a pleasure to drive, with plenty of curves and elevation changes that make it a fun and engaging experience.

The Great River Road is famous for its scenic vistas, and you will have plenty of opportunities to stop and take in the stunning views of the Mississippi River and its surroundings.

Whether you’re a seasoned road trip enthusiast or simply looking for a relaxing drive through Wisconsin’s natural beauty, a journey along Highway 35 is sure to leave you with lasting memories. So, sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride!