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Prairie Moon Sculpture Garden & Museum

Prairie Moon Sculpture Garden & Museum S2727 Prairie Moon Rd Cochrane, WI 54622 (608) 687-8250 www.kohlerfoundation.org/preservation/preserved-sites/prairie-moon-sculpture-garden-and-museum In 1959, Herman Rusch, 74, a self-taught artist, built his first concrete and stone planter. By the close of 1974, Rusch had created...

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Great Alma Fishing Float

Great Alma Fishing Float HWY 35 Alma, WI 54610 (651) 380-7296 www.almafishingfloat.com The Great Alma Fishing Float not only allows you to catch a variety of freshwater fish, but it also has Great Food and Incredible Service so the...

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Lock and Dam #5A

Lock and Dam #5A W679 State Hwy 35 Fountain City, WI 54629 (507) 452-2789 www.mvp.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation/Locks-Dams/Lock-Dam-5A  Lock and Dam No. 5A is a lock and dam located near Fountain City, Wisconsin on the Upper Mississippi River. It was constructed in...

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Lock and Dam #4 with Railroad Bridge

Lock and Dam #4 N Main St Alma, WI 54610 (608) 685-4421 www.mvp.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation/Locks-Dams/Lock-Dam-4  Alma boasts viewing at Lock & Dam #4 and throughout our city from Main Street, Buena Vista or the viewing deck at Wings Over Alma Nature...

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Buena Vista Overlook

Buena Vista Overlook Buena Vista Road Off County Road E Alma, WI 54610 (608) 685-3330 www.almawisconsin.com/attractions Located 500 feet above Alma, it’s a small city park with a big view of the Mississippi River for several miles to the...

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US Fish and Wildlife Visitor Center

US Fish and Wildlife Visitor Center N 5727 County Road Z Onalaska, WI 54650 (608) 779 2399 www.fws.gov/refuge/Upper_Mississippi_River/LaCrosse_District A stop at the Visitor Center includes the following: A 10-minute movie in our theater about the seasonal sights and sounds...

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McGilvray Bridges (Pedestrian)

McGilvray Bridges N8327 Amsterdam Prairie Rd Holmen, WI 54636 www.7bridgesrd.org McGilvray Road is located in Northwest La Crosse County, Wisconsin, in the Van Loon Wildlife Area. Located on a former vehicular road is a unique combination of five rare...

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Lake Onalaska Spillway

Lake Onalaska Spillway 126 W 1st St Onalaska, WI 54650 www.facebook.com/OnalaskaSpillway   The Onalaska Spillway is one of the hottest fishing spots in the La Crosse area.

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Great River Road Interpretive Center: Riverside Museum, La Crosse

Great River Road Interpretive Center: Riverside Museum, La Crosse 410 East Veterans Memorial Drive La Crosse, WI, 54601 (608) 782-1980 www.lchshistory.org/riverside-museum The Riverside Museum is filled with history on logging, steamboats, pearl button making, settlers, prehistory artifacts from the...

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Ellsworth Cheese Factory

Ellsworth Cheese Factory 232 North Wallace Ellsworth, WI 54011 (715) 273-4311 www.ellsworthcheese.com/visit/ellsworth Just a short one-hour drive east of the Twin Cities you’ll find the village of Ellsworth, also known as the Cheese Curd Capital of Wisconsin. 170,000 pounds...