Treat mom to a weekend of pampering at the Inn at Wawanissee Point for a perfect Mother’s Day. In four weeks we’ll be honoring our moms on May 12, 2013. Make your gift plans now!
- Collaborate with dad to surprise mom with a romantic weekend you’ve arranged for Mother’s Day.
- Create and print a custom gift certificate at our Web site for mom to plan her getaway.
- Bring the family for an adult retreat to celebrate with mom.
At the Inn mom can :
- relax by the fireplace with a book, or in the hammock overlooking the prairie if it warms enough
- stroll our garden paths in bloom
- watch colorful migrating birds return to our feeders like indigo buntings, scarlet tanagers, Baltimore orioles, humming birds and more
- hike our private wooded and prairie trails
- celebrate at evening wine and cheese before dinner at a nearby restaurant
- savor Trudy’s gourmet breakfast served overlooking the expansive valley
Splurge for an in-room massage or an array of pampering services at Baraboo’s day spa, Spa Serenity, 10 minutes from here.
For nature-loving moms, area events Mother’s Day weekend include lawn chair bird watching, an evening bird hike and a paddling tour of Mirror Lake. Also May 10–12, 2013 are a musical performance, Baraboo’s annual craft faire on the square, special train rides, an event at Wollersheim Winery and Circus World Museum is open with a spring performance. Plus the Baraboo Farmers’ Market will be open with bedding plants, new-crop maple syrup, early produce and more.
Reserve mom’s favorite guest room here or call us at 608-355-9899.
May 10: Rising Stars at the River Arts On Water Gallery, Prairie du Sac, 7:00 p.m. Sauk Prairie High School choir director brings his brightest students for an unforgettable house concert in which he performs. No advance ticket sales, donations are appreciated to benefit the River Arts Inc. programming. Learn more at www.riverartsonwater.org.
May 10: Evening Bird Hike at Devil’s Lake State Park, Baraboo, 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Spend the evening hiking West Bluff trail looking for spring migrants. Wear hiking boots and bring binoculars. The first part of the trail is a short, steep climb. Meet at the north shore’s nature center. Call 608-356-8301 ext. 140 or e-mail [email protected] with questions.
May 11: Lawn Chair Bird Watching at Devil’s Lake State Park, Baraboo, 8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Bring a lawn chair, binoculars and a thermos of coffee. We’ll watch for meadow larks, sandhill cranes, red-winged black birds and more. Meet at the Steinke Basin parking lot. Call 608-356-8301 ext. 140 or e-mail [email protected] with questions.
May 11: Annual Faire On The Square in downtown Baraboo, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., more than 150 arts and crafts vendors, farmers’ market, Eat Street food court, live music and more. Visit www.downtownbaraboo.com for details.
May 11: Kayak/Canoe Tour of Mirror Lake State Park, Lake Delton, 10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m. A geological and historical paddle through time on this peaceful lake with your park guide. Meet at the boat launch. Rentals are available. 20 minutes from the Inn. Call 608-254-2333 or e-mail [email protected].gov with questions.
May 11–12: Mother’s Day Brunch And Dinner Trains at Mid-Continent Railway Museum, North Freedom. May 11 first-class service at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m., and dinner train at 6:30 p.m. Brunch service on May 12, departing at 10:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. Reservations and details at www.mcrwy.com.
May 12: A Salute To Mothers at Wollersheim Winery 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Winery open for tours and tasting. Mothers receive a complimentary tour when accompanied by their family.