SW Wisconsin Cheese Country

Gravity Hill Shullsburg, Wisconsin

Coasting Uphill on Gravity Hill About a mile south of historic Shullsburg, Wisconsin is an interesting and fun phenomenon that must be seen and experienced to believe. Some would say there are mystic forces involved. […]

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SW Wisconsin Cheese Country

Visiting New Glarus, Wisconsin

New Glarus Wisconsin – America’s Little Switzerland Attending one of the several seasonal festivals in New Glarus, it is not unusual to hear people conversing in Schweizerdeutsch or hear English spoken with a decided German […]


SW Wisconsin Cheese Country

Monroe, Wisconsin Cheese Capital USA

Monroe Wisconsin – Gateway to Cheese Country Monroe is a swiss-heritage town best known for its cheesemaking and related industries and retailers. In its buildings and enterprises it retains much of its swiss influence. Of […]

SW Wisconsin Cheese Country

Historic Shullsburg Wisconsin

Shullsburg, Wisconsin – on the Cheese Country Scenic Drive Founded in 1827, Shullsburg’s early development, like many communities in SW Wisconsin, came from lead mining. The Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad established rail service in […]

SW Wisconsin Cheese Country

Fall Cheese Country Scenic Drive

On beautiful October fall day, we decided to take a trip to Monroe, Wisconsin following rural roads through one leg of our Wisconsin Cheese Country Scenic Drive (see our Map). Our trip began at Hwy […]