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Rest area 106 - US 61/151
southbound, near Kieler in Grant County

Rest area 106 features.

Rest area 106 located at the US 61/151 interchange near Kieler in Grant County

Location

  • US 61/US 151 and WIS 11/WIS 35 interchange, south of Kieler in Grant County
  • Situated at the west end of the interchange, accessible from all directions
  • GPS coordinates: N 42 31.261' W -90 37.029'

Features

  • 29 car and 18 truck parking stalls
  • Men's and women's restroom
  • Family/assisted restroom
  • Diaper changing facilities
  • Handicapped accessible
  • Telephones plus TTY
  • Picnic area and tables
  • Drinking water
  • Weather information
  • Pet exercise area
  • Recycling areas
  • Vending machines

Facts

  • Rest area opened in 1993
  • Frank Lloyd Wright "Prairie Style" inspired building design
  • 6-sided theme carried throughout the building and site
  • Converging, cantilevered deck reminiscent of the "Infinity Room" at the House on the Rock
  • View towards the Mississippi River and restored prairie from the deck

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Last updated: September 28, 2011

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