Mukwanago Means "Bear's Den"
Mukwonago is just off of I-43 and Highway 83 within minutes of
Milwaukee and convenient access to Chicago and Madison. Located Waukesha County. It is situated at the southwestern flank of the sprawling Vernon Marsh, and encircles Upper and Lower Phantom Lake(s). The lakes lie midway along the Mukwonago River from its source springs to its meeting with the Fox River. Mukwonago couples urban amenities with a quaint small-town lifestyle. Open spaces, parks and waterways converge with academic achievement, safe surroundings and economic opportunity to make this a wonderful place to live.
Mukwonago offers unique shops, quaint restaurants, historical venues, lakes and rivers providing an abundance of recreational activities.