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Local St. Croix Valley Businesses tell their story. Listen to the voices that are passionate about bringing you a new adventure to Get Out And Try. These are the business owners, the founders, the coordinators...and they are here to share the full story of what they are offering for you to Get Out And Try. Check out our website: Getoutandtry.com

Get Out And Try Katie Axel, Founder of Get Out And Try

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

Local St. Croix Valley Businesses tell their story. Listen to the voices that are passionate about bringing you a new adventure to Get Out And Try. These are the business owners, the founders, the coordinators...and they are here to share the full story of what they are offering for you to Get Out And Try. Check out our website: Getoutandtry.com

    The Schweet Stop featuring Jessica & Tiffany Schmidt

    The Schweet Stop featuring Jessica & Tiffany Schmidt

    In this episode, Jessica & Tiffany Schmidt talk about all things sweet. The Schweet Stop is a candy and soda shop that is stocked with nostalgic candies, new trending candies, international treasures and local delights. 
    We talk about how they stay ahead of the latest candy trends on TikTok, their decade boxes that offer a mystery mix from your favorite decade, the holiday candy, how they stay involved in the community and much more. 
    From Schweetstop.com:
    Now 2 locations in Baldwin & Amery Wisconsin. We're a candy and soda shop stocked with nostalgic candies, new trending candies, international treasures and local delights. With over 400 options, we carry a wide variety of glass bottle sodas too. A community focused business hoping all generations come together to share sweet memories while building new ones.
    If you're in need of candy for a special occasion or business event, reach out to see how we can help with our various custom options like a candy buffet or personalized gift basket.
    Special thanks to episode sponsor: Big Guys BBQ Roadhouse


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    • 44 min
    River Valley Trails featuring John Duntley

    River Valley Trails featuring John Duntley

    In this episode, John Duntley talks about River Valley Trails and their upcoming annual Autumn Trek event. This year is the 23rd year for this event where riders of all abilities can choose from four ride loops: 25mi, 45mi, 65mi and 101mi.

    John also talks about the bike safety programs as well as other community events that River Valley Trails has contributed to. Most recently, they have partnered with Limitless Cycling as a fiscal sponsor to aid the organization's mission of bringing adaptive cycling opportunities to the St. Croix Valley.

    From Rivervalleytrails.org:
    River Valley Trails is a nonprofit (501c3) organization of dedicated volunteers in Western Wisconsin working together to:
    Expand and support non-motorized access to roads and trailsAdvance and advocate for safe bicycling educationPromote bicycling events and activities for all agesWork with other like-minded groups and initiativesOther organizations that John mentions in this episode:
    Limitless CyclingHudson HospitalHudson YMCABike MinnesotaWillow River State ParkKinnickinnic State ParkChristian Community HomesArt Doyle's Spokes and PedalsCrank Works BicyclesHudson Police Explorers ProgramSt. Croix Bicycle CoalitionWisconsin Bicycle Federation Big Guys BBQ Roadhouse Hudson Wisconsin's hottest venue for live music and smoked barbecue roadhouse.Support the show

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    River Valley Yoga Festival

    River Valley Yoga Festival

    This podcast short revisits an interview with Allissa Obler from Mudita Wellness.  In this short, we talk about the beginning stages of planning River Valley Yoga Festival - happening in September 23-25, 2022. 

    Love this podcast short? Be sure to check out the full interview found in Season 3 of the Get Out And Try Podcast!

    Full interview bi-weekly episodes return on September 7th!
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    What is a 'You-Pick' Flower Farm - with Two Bees and a Bud

    What is a 'You-Pick' Flower Farm - with Two Bees and a Bud

    This podcast short revisits a popular Season 4 episode featuring Christine Melby from Two Bees and a Bud in New Richmond, WI - a You-Pick Flower Farm.  In this short, we talk about what it means to be a You-Pick Flower Farm and what people can expect to experience when they visit the farm. 

    Love this podcast short? Be sure to check out the full interview found in Season 4 of the Get Out And Try Podcast!

    Full interview episodes return on September 7th!
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    Bison Prairie at Belwin Conservancy

    Bison Prairie at Belwin Conservancy

    Listen to Susan Haugh, Program Director at Belwin Conservancy talk about the Bison Prairie at Belwin Conservancy. The Bison Prairie is a partnership that Belwin has had for many years with North Star Bison. 
     
    Want to see upcoming events in the St. Croix Valley? Visit Getoutandtry.com often and stay up-to-date on all of the events and happenings in the St. Croix Valley.
    Are you a St. Croix Valley business that is offering events? Let's get them listed on our calendar - there is always a complementary option for you to add to the calendar.  CLICK HERE to learn about all of the ways we are spreading the word about events and happenings in the St. Croix Valley. 
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    St. Croix Riverfest - 2022

    St. Croix Riverfest - 2022

    Hudson's St. Croix RiverFest is back this year from June 19-23, 2022. Listen to Katie talk about some of the amazing activities happening at this year's festival. Check out Stcroixriverfest.org for a full festival lineup.

    Want to see upcoming events in the St. Croix Valley? Visit Getoutandtry.com often and stay up-to-date on all of the events and happenings in the St. Croix Valley.
    Are you a St. Croix Valley business that is offering events? Let's get them listed on our calendar - there is always a complementary option for you to add to the calendar.  CLICK HERE to learn about all of the ways we are spreading the word about events and happenings in the St. Croix Valley!



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Customer Reviews

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4 Ratings

4 Ratings

LisaJHags ,

Awesome local podcast!

Great local podcast! Showcasing businesses in St Croix Valley! Very well done and high quality!

TheDancingHouseMama ,

Love it 😍 when someone fills a need

We are always looking for things to do. Where to find them isn’t always easy. Now we have a go to resource that is current that is supporting small business and that is super well done. So proud of you Katie for putting yourself out there and trusting your gut and supporting small businesses, nonprofits and event centers.