Nestled in the scenic, non-glaciated hills of central Trempealeau County, is the City of Blair. Major highways US 53 and State Road 95 intersect at Blair, with I-94 only 16 miles east of Blair. Blair has the only municipal airport in Trempealeau County. (Airport information (608) 989 2517).
A sign proclaiming “Velkommen til Blair” is a symbol of the Scandinavian hospitality that awaits its visitors.
The wooded hills, lush coulees, and farms reminded the original settlers of their homeland, and gives new arrivals the opportunity to settle into a comfortable and caring community.
Blair is only 35 miles east of the Mississippi River and is a great place to raise a family or enjoy your retirement. There are beautiful building sites for new home construction and sites available in two mobile home parks. There is housing available for the needs of senior citizens and lower-income families. Blair’s strategic location at the center of the Eau Claire-LaCrosse-Winona triangle makes it possible to enjoy the amenities of small-town living combined with the commercial, cultural and educational opportunities or large cities within an hour drive or less.
If you’re a sports enthusiast in search of great hunting and fishing or the tourist looking for breathtaking scenery Blair is a must on your vacation plans.
Lake Henry is one of the most beautiful parks in the area. Each year two or three whitetail deer fawns are raised in a pen at the east entrance of the park. Located in the same area are 24 campsites equipped with electrical service. Near the campsites are two tennis courts, volleyball nets and a basketball court. On the west end of the park is a 2,160 square foot swimming pool with showers and rest rooms nearby.
For more information, contact the City Clerk’s office Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm at (608) 989-2517 or ask for the Blair Police Department.