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Area Attractions

  • Albany
  • Badger Trail
    Badger State Trail is a “Rails to Trails” trail extending from Belleville,WI to the Illinois state line and includes the historic Stewart Train Tunnel.
  • Barn Quilts of Green County Wisconsin
    To promote and celebrate the visual arts through the combination of the many unique barns in our county that have played an important role in our economy through the generations and the warmth, beauty and artistic expression of quilts.
  • Brodhead
    • Decatur Lake Country Club, 18 hole golf course located along the banks of the Sugar River.
    • Decatur Dairy Cheese Factory, take home some fresh Wisconsin Cheese.
  • Brodhead Depot Museum
    Renovated railroad depot, locomotive and caboose, railroad memorabilia, local history, cheesemaking and butter making equipment, antique washing machines, community band instruments and memorabilia.
  • Capital City Trails
    Nine miles of the trail go through the scenic Capital Springs State Recreation Area (Dane County E-way) south of Madison between Verona Road and Industrial Drive near Nob Hill.
  • Dining Room Monticello
    Gourmet food, extensive wine list, and textile exhibits await you at The Dining Room.
  • Equestrian Center
    Country View is a premium equestrian center, providing all the resources and facilities needed for animal boarding, training, and riding.
  • Green County Fall Nationals
    This is an annual truck and tractor pull held at the Green County Fairgrounds in Monroe, WI. Visit the website (http://www.greencountyfallnationals.com/) for details.
  • Green County Tourism
    Enjoy the small town flavor of communities like Monroe, New Glarus, Brodhead, Monticello, Albany, Browntown, Belleville, and Brooklyn.
  • Jane Addams Trail
    12.85 miles from Wes Block Trail Access to Wisconsin state line where it connects to the Badger Trail, a 40 mile trail to Madison, Wisconsin.
  • Military Ridge Trail
    The Military Ridge is a geological feature that stretches from south-central Wisconsin all the way to the Mississippi River. This 100-mile-long high ground is a natural transportation route.
  • Monroe
    • Green County Historical Museum
    • Local history
    • Cheesemaking equipment, Cheese Days memorabilia, and more housed in a former church dating to 1861.
    • “Little Red School House”
  • Monticello
    • Historic Cheesemaking Center
    • Cheesemaking equipment
    • Dairy farming heritage
    • Cheese factory replicas
    • railroad memorabilia
    • local history housed in the restored Monroe Depot
    • Renovated ribside caboose on the grounds
  • New Glarus
    Whether you’re visiting New Glarus for a week, a day or just pedaling through, it’s easy to see why our Swiss founders chose to settle in the picturesque hills of Green County. More than 150 years later, New Glarus is as beautiful as ever, and we continue to celebrate our rich heritage with attractions sure to delight: festivals, museums, shopping, lodging, dining, plus so much more. The historic Swiss charm of New Glarus awaits you. Plan your visit today!
  • Sugar River Raceway
    Enjoy a weekend of go-kart racing at N2236 Mt. Hope Road just south of Brodhead off Highway 11/81.
  • Ten Eyck Apple Orchard
    Bite into a delicious apple grown by the Ten Eyck family, celebrating over 165 years of apple growing.
    Labor Day-Nov. 15th. Includes a beautiful old round barn. Located south on Highway 11/81.
  • The Amish Community
    Homemade bakery goods, furniture store, country store, quilts and more.
  • Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board
    The Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board (WMMB) is a non-profit organization funded entirely by Wisconsin’s dairy farm families. .