Quilter’s Compass is located in the main shopping district of historic Monticello, just 5 miles south of the Fern Hill Retreat, and provides high quality quilting materials through both retail and online shops to individual quilters. QC also provides expert guidance for clients in choosing fabrics, batting, thread, notions, books, magazines, patterns, quilt kits, and other related materials.
All of these products and services are integrated to provide a one-stop complete quilting experience for clients visiting the retail store. All products and services are designed to inspire and assist clients in the creation of beautiful, functional, and unique quilted projects. You can find additional information in the Quilter’s Compass Brochure.
There are so many recreational activities in Green County that it’s hard to keep track. Are you a bicyclist? Well, have we got trails for you! The Badger State Trail starts in Madison with a connection to the Capital City Trail and continues to the Illinois border where it connects with the Jane Addams trail and continues to Freeport, Illinois.
The Sugar River State Recreational Trail runs 23 miles through Broadhead, Albany, Monticello and New Glarus. It was one of the first rails-to- trails conversions in Wisconsin.
If you’re looking for traditional Swiss cuisine, get a taste of what New Glarus has to offer at one of these restaurants:
Breweries & Wineries
Are you a beer or wine lover? Perhaps you’re both! If you describe yourself as a lover of one-of-a-kind beers and wines, you’ll be visiting the right area! Green County, Wisconsin boasts two breweries, which both offer tours and beer tastings. New Glarus is also home to Primrose Winery which offers free wine tastings and has unique wines with fun stories to back them up – ask about their rhubarb wine when you visit!