Community Highlight – Cardinal Crest

Today, we are featuring the community of Cardinal Crest for our Community Highlight. This community is located in the small town of Brodhead, WI, which sits perfectly between three major Midwest cities! Madison, Milwaukee and Chicago are within a short drive away, making this town perfect for those who like convenience. The town of Brodhead, itself, offers residents a comfortable living experience and is filled with history and charm. It is almost impossible to not find something for you. For outdoor enthusiasts, the Sugar River State Trail is a dream. This trail offers hiking and biking in the summer and in the winter, it becomes a skier and snowmobiler’s paradise. If you prefer activities with less adrenaline, the town’s history museum and shopping are a great option. Brodhead is also home to Decatur Dairy, one of the area’s most well-known cheese makers. They have been selling local meats, cheeses and other gifts to residents and tourists since the 1940s. Cardinal Crest itself is a lovely community that provides a welcoming, small town environment to all of its residents. The community holds special events for residents which allow them to stay connected to their neighbors, such as the annual community picnic. Pets are also welcome, which is perfect for those who own a furry friend. If a lively, community-based environment appeals to you Cardinal Crest may be the perfect spot for your next home.


· The Half-Way Tree is located just south of the town of Brodhead. This tree was historically a marker of the halfway point between Lake Michigan and the Mississippi River.

· Three Wisconsin state highways run through town, Hwy 11, 81 and 104.

· Brodhead is located in both Green and Rock counties.

· The town is thought to have obtained the ability for electricity before any other town in Wisconsin.

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