VISITING

Vernon County, Wisconsin is where your family vacation, sportsman adventures, cravings for local flavor and arts & live music dreams become a reality. Whether you are searching for a quiet day on a secluded lake, a tour through Amish country, fun on the river, one of the best meals you have ever eaten or a day of shopping at the local farmer’s market or quaint shops, Vernon County has something to offer everyone in your family.

LIVING

Vernon County offers its residents quality and diverse educational opportunities, access to first-rate conventional and alternative health care, progressive, sustainable jobs, access to healthy, local food, a thriving live music and arts culture, and a host of outdoor recreational and organizational activities.

OUR COMMUNITIES

Most people who choose to make Vernon County their home are choosing a way of life and a set of values that include some of the most important things in life: Fresh air, good local food, sustainable living, clean water, sunshine, and safe communities…and access to unsurpassed outdoor recreation, culture and natural beauty.

DOING BUSINESS

Right in the heart of the Driftless region of southwest Wisconsin, Vernon County offers a wide variety of opportunities for business set within the most spectacular scenic areas in the Midwest.

TESTIMONIALS

“We are all connected in ways we cannot even begin to fathom. Our lives unfold through each other and within each other. What one suffers, we all feel. What one does changes others forever.” 

David Rhodes
Author of DRIFTLESS

Good Food = Good Energy

 

Driftless Cafe
Viroqua

RECENT NEWS

 

HILLSBORO BREWERY Cover Story – Isthmus

DISCOVER WISCONSIN FEATURE  Viroqua’s Luke Zahm Spotlighted in Discover Wisconsin Episode

LOCAL GROWERS OF HEMP FLOWER NEEDED – License to apply is March 1

NEW EVENT CENTER in Hillsboro – Weddings, Receptions, Conferences and more! willow+oak – Hillsboro Brewing Company

LIVE IN VERNON COUNTY and BRING YOUR WORK WITH YOU  Officials Celebrate Telecommuter Forward! Certification for Vernon County Telecommuter Forward Article here

WESTBY is #2!  Coziest Wisconsin Towns  Read Article here 

NEW PROJECT:  Building a Round Barn Gazebo in Hillsboro.  Learn more about the progress and the amazing history of the Cheyenne Valley Settlers in Vernon County.   https://www.ancestors.wiki/