5 Weekend Getaways Less Than 2 Hours From Dane County
Grab your snacks and get your playlists ready, we’re going on a road trip!
Whether you've got a three-day weekend coming up that you want to take advantage of or you're looking for a getaway from Dane County, we have some suggestions to make the most of your weekend trip.
1. Spring Green
Located in the Wisconsin River Valley, Spring Green combines a dynamic vitality with a tranquil setting. Visit two famous homes here: Frank Lloyd Wright's estate and The House on the Rock!
2. Devil’s Lake State Park
Wisconsin’s most popular state park! Outdoor adventurers visit for hiking, biking, swimming, fishing and much more.
3. New Glarus
America’s Little Switzerland!! This is a village prided for its Swiss background, old-world architecture, and specialty dining. Simply adorable.
"The Swiss Cheese Capital of the USA." If cheese is your thing Monroe has the history to share! Local breweries are featured here and Hawk's Mill Winery is just outside the city.
5. Wisconsin Dells
Thrill and entertainment await you in this theme park city. If animals are your thing, The Wisconsin Deer Park is a unique family petting zoo experience!