Other things in the Neighborhood.

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After you have enjoyed a great day at Crystal Cave, check out other things to do in Spring Valley, WI and surrounding Pierce County. Here are a few fun ideas we recommend!


Cady Cheese Factory

Be sure to stop by the gift store at the Cady Cheese Factory and pick up some local artisan cheese! Cady is famous for its Colby longhorn cheese. They also create Cheddar longhorn, Monterey Jack, and a combination of Colby and Monterey Jack called Gold'n Jack. Cady also makes a large variety of unique cheeses such as Hot Pepper Jack, Salsa Cheddar, Garlic Jack, Roasted Garlic Jack, Bacon and Onion Colby, Jack and Dill, plus many more.


Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery

There are over 460 Dairy farm family owners who contribute to the Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery living throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota. The cooperative was formed to manufacture and sell butter. Over the years, cheese and cheese curds were added. The popular cheese curds can be found in various grocery stores, restaurants, and professional sports venues.

Come into Our Retail Store and try our wide variety of Wisconsin cheeses and other products 7 days a week. Apple Jack, Gouda, Muensters, colbys, cheddars, and Swiss are just a few. Remember our fresh curds are ready each day at 11 am. So come find us hidden in East Ellsworth and pick up some fresh cheese curds and try some cheese! We sample 4 different cheeses or products each day


Maple Leaf Orchard

Maple Leaf Orchard is open every day 10:00 AM-5:00 PM Labor Day thru Halloween (September 7-October 31), and then Wednesdays and Saturdays in November and December up to Christmas. Pick your own apples, pumpkins, squash, berries, and more! Over 30 apple varieties are available throughout the Fall.


Sailer's Food Market & Meat Processing

Sailer's has been servicing western Wisconsin since 1923, offering meats from local farms. Sailer's offers a full line of your choice of retail cuts of meat, along with many award winning sausages, including brats, wieners, summer sausage, bologna, snack stix & strips. They also carry many smoked and cured products, including award winning smoked beef, bacon and smoked ham. Many of the meats are frozen and vacuum packed for your easy transport home.


Spring Valley Golf Course

Spring Valley Golf Course is an 18 hole regulation layout that meanders its way over a hilly, fairly open landscape before winding through a thick pine forest. It's a popular course with golfers from the Twin Cities and Eau Claire and gaining in recognition each year. The course features three sets of tees to accommodate players of all ages and abilities and promises to present a formidable challenge for even the most experienced golfer.


Team Oil Travel Center

Team Oil is close to Crystal Cave and offers a full convenience store, fuel, ice, Subway restaurant, tourism information, and more provided with friendly customer service. Free RV parking is offered year round.

Cave of the Mounds

Guided tours daily. Open Year-Round. Fun for all ages. Tours pass a stunning array of colorful crystal formations on paved lighted walkways. Visitors also enjoy our Gemstone Mine, Fossil Dig, Butterfly Gardens, Amazing Rock/Gift Shop, Hiking/Biking Trails, Snack Bar and Picnic Area. Birthday Party Packages and Scout Programs also available. Cave of the Mounds is located just 20 minutes west of Madison, off U.S. Highways 18/151.

 

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