Goods and services not readily available on the installation can be obtained in the civilian communities, many of which are within easy driving distance of the post.
Fort McCoy is located approximately 6 miles east of Sparta, 7 miles west of Tomah, 25 miles south of Black River Falls, and 35 miles east of La Cross and the Mississippi River. Each of these communities is home to a variety of industries and offers many recreational and social opportunities and events.
The installation enjoys positive working relationships with, and public support from, local, county, and state governments; the chambers of commerce; county and school boards, civic organizations; veterans groups; and the general citizenry within these communities.
May your stay at Fort McCoy and visits to the surrounding areas be pleasurable and memorable experiences.
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