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Mississippi River View Home in an Area with the Best Scenery in the Midwest

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180 degree view of the River looking over to Iowa

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Last updated: 09/19/2013

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ferryville house description

Did you ever think that in the Midwest, you could look down at a soaring Eagle thru your living room window? Or, relax in a SAUNA and look at a 5-Mile Long Moonbridge over the Mississippi River? Yes, you can. Just a few hours drive away from Chicago or Minneapolis.

The Absolute Best Scenery In The Entire Midwest! Come to witness it yourself and also see the Bald Eagles, Deer, Pileated Woodpecker and Wild Turkeys from your living room window. Also view the migration of birds that follow the Mississippi Flyway. Huge flocks of ducks, geese, and tundra swans. Fantastic boating, fishing and sandbar picnics. Pontoon and fishing boat rentals available nearby. Astro vacation! You can sleep on the deck and watch the stars.

Sightseeing, Kayaking, Boating, Biking, Cross Country Skiing, Downhill/Alpine Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Sledding/Tubing, Wildlife Viewing, Hiking, Fishing, Hunting, Antiquing, Museums, Horseback Riding.


The Driftless Area in Mississippi Valley: The Driftless Area around Ferryville in Wisconsin is famous the world over because it is completely surrounded by unglaciated territory. It preserves a large sample of what the rest of Wisconsin, as well as northern and eastern United States, were like before the Glacial Period.

Birding and Mississippi Rivier Flyway: The Mississippi River Valley is one of North America's greatest environmental resources and is a major bird migration corridor. Due to the river’s north-to-south orientation and diverse variety of ecosystems millions of migratory birds use this corridor each year during fall and spring migration. Pelicans, diving ducks, and swans use the river's large open-water pools. Geese, herons, egrets, resident and migrant songbirds use the shallow backwater wetlands. Bottomland forests support migrating and nesting populations of songbirds, bald eagles, ospreys, mallards, and wood ducks. Many more species use the region as their year-round home.



Fishing and Downhill Skiing: The Upper Mississippi River has everything you need to make your fishing trip a success. Walleyes, bass, pike, catfish, bluegill, crappie, you name it! Local Guides available.

Since 1959, skiers of all ages and abilities have fallen in love with Mt. La Crosse! From gentle Mileaway, Wisconsin's longest run, to Damnation!, Mid-America's steepest trail, Mt. La Crosse offers the widest variety of skiing and snowboarding terrain in the Midwest.
The unique chalet offers food service, a complete ski shop, rental and repair shop, and an award- winning bar, all close to the slopes and handy to parking.

Mt. La Crosse's eighteen slopes and trails are serviced by three double chairlifts and one rope tow.Mt. La Crosse is open seven days a week until 9:00 p.m. (Special hours apply on holidays)


Night Skiing
100% snow making
18 slopes & trails
516' vertical drop
5300' run
Terrain park

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • Television
          • VCR
          • Radio
          • CD Player
          • Audio Tape Player
          • DVD Player
          • Books
          • Books For Adults
          • Music Library
          • Video Library

          Theme

          • Romantic
          • Away From It All

          Attractions

          • Coin Laundry
          • Autumn Foliage
          • Caves

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Walking
          • Scenic Drives
          • Horseback Riding
          • Sight Seeing

          local services and businesses

          • Laundromat
          • ATM/Bank

          Location Type

              • River

              sports and adventure activities

              • Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Pier Fishing

              Arrival Day

                  • Flexible

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 8 people

                      General

                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Telescope
                      • Computer Available
                      • PC
                      • Activities Guide
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Local Maps
                      • Shampoo
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Telephone
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Hair Dryer

                      Kitchen

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Grinder
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Stove
                      • Freezer
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                      • Stove

                      Outside

                      • Wood Deck
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Binoculars
                      • Fish Cleaning Table
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Lawn / Garden

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Sauna
                           

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                          Car: Necessary

                          The Driftless Area around Ferryville in Wisconsin is famous the world over because it is completely surrounded by glaciated territory. It preserves a large sample of what the rest of Wisconsin, as well as northern and eastern United States, were like before the Glacial Period.

                          The Mississippi River Valley is one of North America's greatest environmental resources and is a major bird migration corridor. Due to the river’s north-to-south orientation and diverse variety of ecosystems millions of migratory birds use this corridor each year during fall and spring migration. Pelicans, diving ducks, and swans use the river's large open-water pools. Geese, herons, egrets, resident and migrant songbirds use the shallow backwater wetlands. Bottomland forests support migrating and nesting populations of songbirds, bald eagles, ospreys, mallards, and wood ducks. Many more species use the region as their year-round home.

                          Other Activities: birding

                           

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                          Speaks: finnish, german, english

                           

                          Photos

                          • 180 degree view of the River looking over to Iowa

                            180 degree view of the River looking over to Iowa

                          • View from deck  towards South

                            View from deck towards South

                          • Kitchen with dining area

                            Kitchen with dining area

                          • Bedroom with River View

                            Bedroom with River View

                          • Sleeping area in the Suite with Gas Fireplace

                            Sleeping area in the Suite with Gas Fireplace

                          • Sauna with View of the River

                            Sauna with View of the River

                          • 600 feet above the Mississippi River

                            600 feet above the Mississippi River

                          • Spring Migrating Tundra Swans

                            Spring Migrating Tundra Swans

                          • Great room with fantastic view

                            Great room with fantastic view

                          • Second Bedroom with Double Bed and Bunks

                            Second Bedroom with Double Bed and Bunks

                          • Kitchenette in the Suite

                            Kitchenette in the Suite

                          • Ceramic Tile shower Room next to the Sauna

                            Ceramic Tile shower Room next to the Sauna

                          6

                          3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

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                          Speaks: finnish, german, english
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