A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Spring Green, Wisconsin
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Spring Green.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Spring Green, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Spring Green and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Spring Green
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track across the sky.
To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass the location for Spring Green. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Spring Green.
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Sauk County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
Since Spring Green is near Iowa County and also Richland County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
Communities Also Named Spring Green ...
We have found three communities that share the name Spring Green.
Within Wisconsin, the name Spring Green is unique.
Beyond Wisconsin, we know of another three communities that are located throughout in the United States.
Communities Elsewhere In North America
This Spring Green is located in Kane County and lies 125 miles [201.2 km]<1> to the southeast of the Spring Green that is located in Sauk County.
Link to Google Map centered on Spring Green
For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kane County community of Spring Green.
This community is historic<2> and although located in Furnas County, we don't know where within the county.
For more information, please visit our profile page for the Furnas County community of Spring Green.
This Spring Green is located in Kent County and lies 953 miles [1,533.7 km]<1> to the east of the Spring Green that is located in Sauk County.
Link to Google Map centered on Spring Green
For more information, please visit our profile page for the Kent County community of Spring Green.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Spring Green ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always wonder about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Arena [Iowa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Arena
Black Hawk lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Black Hawk
Clyde [Iowa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Clyde
Coon Rock [Iowa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Coon Rock
Helena [Iowa County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Helena
Lone Rock [Richland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Lone Rock
Pleasant Ridge [Iowa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Pleasant Ridge
Wyoming [Iowa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Spring Green
Link to Google Map centered on Wyoming
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Spring Green. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
Television personality. He was born in Mineral Point (Wisconsin) on Friday October 5, 1917 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Tueday June 9, 1981 at the age of 63. He is buried at Graceland Cemetery (Iowa County, Wisconsin).
Actor, artist. He was born in Austin (Texas) on Thursday December 16, 1982 and died in Mineral Point (Wisconsin) on Monday February 1, 2010 at the age of 27. He is buried at Restland Memorial Park (Dallas County, Texas).
Medical pioneer. He was born in Baraboo (Wisconsin) on Saturday September 25, 1880 and died in Santa Barbara (California) on Monday January 5, 1948 at the age of 67. He is buried at Santa Barbara Cemetery (Santa Barbara County, California).
How Far From Spring Green to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a village such as Spring Green to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance beginning in Spring Green and extending to:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Spring Green: www.vi.springgreen.wi.gov/
The official website for Sauk County: www.co.sauk.wi.us/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 19 Feb 2020