Monona is nestled along 4 square miles on the shores of a gorgeous Lake Monona. Residents enjoy access to some of the nicest beaches in the greater Madison area. Monona also features some of the most beautiful landscapes in Dane County. Home to Olbrich Gardens, 3 public boat launches, The Aldo Leopold Nature Center and 330 acres of woodlands. There's never a shortage of outdoor recreation. Residents have access to a picturesque main street, known as Monona Drive. It's full of diversity featuring unique shops, ethnic restaurants, ice cream parlors, bakeries, Farmers Market and much more. Monona also offers full municipal services including Police, Fire, EMS, library, community center, a public pool and senior center. Monona is a partner with the highly rated Monona Grove School District that offers an education on par with Madison.