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It is well worth driving beyond Main Street and its shops to take in the scenery behind the town. On US 2, drive west of the town center, and take Icicle Road to the south. The road continues into the forest where there are about 8 campgrounds. Turn around and drive along East Leavenworth Road for more scenery. Around the township you will find some fine private residences. As encouraged by local ordinances, some continue the Bavarian theme with panache. Nice examples can be found along Alpensee Strasse off US 2 past Alpine Rivers Inn.
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