Grant County
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GRANT COUNTY INVITES YOU FOR THE PERFECT VACATION... ANYTIME!

Come enjoy and have fun in historic Grant County...with its green hills and valleys, precipitous bluffs, spring fed streams, bordered by the mighty Mississippi and Wisconsin Rivers, where things to do and see make this the place for a perfect vacation.

GOLF COURSES Birchwood Golf Course, Kieler
Hickory Grove Golf Course, Fennimore
Lancaster Municipal Golf Course
Platteville Golf & Country Club
Cole Acres Golf Course, Cuba City
FISHING Trout, bass and all types of panfish
Mississippi, Wisconsin, Platte, Blue and
Green Rivers, Trout and Bass Streams.
ICE FISHING A very popular sport.
HUNTING Small game of waterfowl and
wild turkey to white-tailed deer
WATER SPORTS Excellent boating facilities.
Water skiing on the Mississippi.
Swimming at pools and beaches.
PARKS Wyalusing State Park, Wyalusing
Nelson Dewey State Park, Cassville
City and Village Parks
Roadside Parks
11 County Boat Landings
Fenley Recreation Area (Hiking trails and scenic view of the Mississippi River)
Town of Jamestown
ACCOMMODATIONS Numerous motels, hotels and campgrounds.
Bed and Breakfast Inns.
SCENIC HISTORIC DRIVES Great River Road. This scenic parkway, winding along the sides of the Mississippi River, follows Routes 35 and 133 through Grant County.
HERITAGE TRAIL Four state historic and scenic trails pass thru Grant County.
SNOWMOBILING 214 miles of public Snowmobile Trails
HISTORICAL Stonefield Village and Museum, and home of Wisconsin's first Governor, Nelson Dewey, at Cassville.
Old Denniston House Old river hotel, built in 1836 at Cassville.
Grant County Courthouse at Lancaster, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Grave of Nelson Dewey at Lancaster.
Jamison Museum in Platteville.
Boscobel Hotel, where Gideon Bible Society was founded, in Boscobel.
Rountree House at Platteville.
Mining Museum at Platteville.
Cunningham Museum at Lancaster.
Civil War Exhibit at the Courthouse in Lancaster.
Doll and Toy Museum, Fennimore
Raiload Historical Society Museum, Fennimore
THINGS TO SEE University of Wisconsin Platteville
Grotto at Dickeyville
St. John's Mine at Potosi
Castle Rock
Mound Center, Sinsinawa
Wilson State Tree Nursery at Boscobel
Tours of the power plant in Cassville
Plus the rugged, natural beauty of the unglaciated "Berkshires of Wisconsin"
Car Ferry, Cassville
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College, Fennimore
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway
Potosi Brewey

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—Quick Links—
Great Rivers 211 
State of Wisconsin 
Road Conditions 
University Extension 
Grant County Attractions 
Grant County Fair 
Grant County Hospice 
Economic Development 
Orchard Manor Nursing Home 
Grant County Emergency Management 
S.A.F.E. Grant County Coalition 
Wisconsin Immunization Registry 
Wisconsin Well Womens Program (WWWP) 
The News and Views Newsletter (ADRC) 

—Upcoming Meetings—
Public Property & Technology Committee - 11/26/2014  
Conservation Sanitation and Zoning Department--Media Notice - 12/2/2014  
ADRC Elderly & Disabled Transportation Committee - 12/2/2014  
Administrative Committee - 12/2/2014  

 

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