Hot Rods & Reels

The Moose knows walleye

Surrounded by knotty pine and neon, The Blue Moose Bar & Grill is a cozy meets eclectic eatery with a vibe perfect for all occasions. Along with The Moose’s signature fried walleye, other menu favorites include Norwegian BBQ Ribs, Bourbon Street pasta and PBEB (peanut butter, fried egg and bacon) burger. They also have a large tapas menu with an array of tasty small plates, all which pair perfectly with their legendary Long Island teas. 

Estimated time: 1 hour


Get geared up at Cabela’s

Along with being known as the World’s Foremost Outfitter, this outdoor megastore offers up a 10,000-gallon aquarium filled with indigenous fish, a trout stream and numerous wild game mounts. It’s also great place to shop for new fishing and hunting equipment, camping supplies, hiking boots, clothing and much more. 

Estimated time: 1 hour


Park it then put some Pep in your step

Our two Forks offer plenty of awesome outdoor spots for both adults and kids to enjoy; however, less than a half hour away there’s another great place to play! While at Turtle River State Park, try your hand at fishing, then use those feet to bike or take a hike. Turtle River is also known for its great birding spots, guided tour options and educational opportunities.

Estimated time: 2-3 hours


Make a pit stop at Speedway 805 Grill & Bar

In addition to all the scrumptious steak, chicken and burger creations, chefs at Speedway 805 are known for smokin’ up the best ribs in Forks. Other featured menu items include prime rib, smothered chicken and a jalapeno popper burger that’s topped with their famous Speedway Sauce. For those who enjoy adult beverages, the fishbowl cocktails here really pack a flavorful punch.

Estimated time: 1 hour

Race over to River Cities Speedway

River Cities Speedway is considered by many to be the top 1/3-mile dirt and clay track in the na ion. Every Friday night, May through September, enjoy edge-of-your-seat ac ion and excitement as Outlaw Sprints, Late Models, Midwest Modifieds and Street Stocks all vie for the checkered lag. 

Estimated time: 3 hours


Dine, imbibe and jive at Half Brothers Brewing Company

End your day reeling in one grand time Downtown. Located in their chill downstairs space, Half Brothers Underground offers up great live tunes to accompany an array of inhouse produced brews. Stop by on a Friday or Saturday to hear our region’s top artists performing a variety of genres. Beforehand, make sure to grab a fresh from the tap beer, locally processed L&M Meats bratwurst or a slice of the most cheesylicious pizza in town. 

Estimated time: 2 hours