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Directions To Shake Rag Alley


Mineral Point WI is located on Hwy. 151 in Southwest Wisconsin, about 1 hour west of Madison.   We're a bit over 2 hours west of Milwaukee WI, about 3.5 hours northwest of Chicago and less than 1 hour northeast of Dubuque Iowa. 

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Getting to Shake Rag Alley
Driving: Mineral Point is located on Interstate 151 which runs between Madison WI, Dubuque IA, and Cedar Rapids IA. WI State Rte 23 runs north/south through town. Shake Rag Alley is located one block from the intersection of Rte 23/39 and Commerce Street in downtown Mineral Point. For the best driving route click “Directions” on the above map and enter your address.

Nearest airports:
Dane County Regional Airport (Madison WI)
4000 International Lane, Madison WI 53704
63 miles (1 hr 20 min)
60 Airport Road, Rockford IL 61109
96 miles (1 hr 55 min)

Dubuque Regional Airport
11000 Airport Road, Dubuque, IA 52003 
49 miles (50 min)

Transportation to/from airport:
Rental cars are available at all airports.
For the best routes from the airports, click “Directions” on the above map and enter the airport address as “my location”.

This link with show you a map from Madison with the fewest turns.

This link is the easiest route from Rockford.

This link is the route from Dubuque.
Do I need a car while I’m taking a class or attending an event at Shake Rag Alley?
Most services (other than a grocery store) are within a few blocks walk of Shake Rag Alley - restaurants, shops and galleries, bank, pharmacy, post office, and so on. So if you will be lodging with Shake Rag Alley or one of the nearby lodging sites, you do not need a car. Call the Shake Rag office and we will be happy to help you select a lodging option that will work for your needs.

But without a car, how can I get to Shake Rag Alley?
If you need transportation from the Madison airport or from any other location within SW Wisconsin, Lift Transportation Assistance can help. They have drivers available and are experts in local transportation options so will work with you to find the best transportation solution. Call 1-877-798-5438 at least three days in advance or book your ride online using this Ride Request Form

If you have further questions in regards to transportation, please don't hesitate to give our office a call at 608-987-3292.