About La Crosse


La Crosse, population 55,000, is located on the Mississippi River and is surrounded by beautiful bluffs. La Crosse features countless recreation options, a vibrant nightlife, and great cultural and arts opportunities. From 720 acres of hiking and nature in Hixon Forest, to the Great River Bike Trail, to downhill skiing, to concerts at the La Crosse Center, to just hanging out and socializing with friends at one of the city’s many establishments, there is always something to do.

La Crosse is a great place to live, but you don’t have to take our word for it. U.S. News and World Report magazine named La Crosse one of the nation’s “10 Best Places to Live”. Discover Viterbo University and La Crosse, Wisconsin. You’ll be glad you did.

La Crosse Area Hotels and Restaurants

The La Crosse Area Visitor and Convention Bureau provides a comprehensive listing of places to stay as well as a wide range of restaurant options representing all price ranges.

See our detailed list of local restaurants and lodging with their proximity to campus.

More Information

For more information on things to do and see while you're in La Crosse visit the Convention and Visitors Bureau Web site: