We planted a dozen varieties of wildflowers from seed several years ago. While they took a couple of years to really get going, they are doing fine now. The first ones to bloom in the spring are the lupines shown … Continue reading
Sandhill Cranes have become frequent visitors at Woodland Trails. The first sighting of these unusual birds was reported five years ago by B & B guests when they exclaimed, “We think we saw two prehistoric birds on one of the fields!”Recently, innkeeper … Continue reading
Can you recognize the famous gate behind the Woodland Trails Rubber Duckie? Here is a huge Hint: President Kennedy made a speech here in which is said, “Ich bin ein Berliner.” It is the Brandenburg Gate which, until the wall … Continue reading
Thanks to Gary Frye and Wanda Gordon, the Rubber Duckie enjoyed a spring break in Cocoa Beach, Florida.
Thanks to Roxann and Daniel Stensby, the Woodland Trails Rubber Duckie has completed its first road trip, to Minneopa State Park.
Recently, guests who have stayed at Woodland Trails many times before asked, “Are you still doing omelets?” While we hadn’t done them for a couple of years, their urging was enough to get us started again. After seeing an omelet-making … Continue reading
Spring is the best time for bird and wildlife watching. One great place to do it is at Woodland Trails Bed and Breakfast. Right outside our windows the finches are becoming very active at the sunflower seed feeders while woodpeckers … Continue reading
The 2016 complimentary sleigh rides at Woodland Trails were a great success enjoyed by guests. Temperatures were mild and the trails had just the right amount of snow. We are planning to continue the tradition in 2017. The rides are provided by … Continue reading
The winter and early spring months are the best time of year to enjoy watching wildlife out the windows of Woodland Trails. Come join us watching the wildlife!
For those who enjoy dancing the polka and listening to the music, the Chmielewski Funtime Band and their Polka Fest at Grand Casino, Hinckley is a great event. The dates are Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 20, 21 and 22. … Continue reading