Roundup of Wisconsin State Parks | Plan Your Next Adventure

It’s no secret that many in our community love to explore the outdoors. And love to take advantage of the weather when it’s nice enough to be out! Wisconsin is rich when it comes to outdoor activities and State Parks. We compiled the parks into this post, so you can plan your next adventure!

*Most are pet-friendly (with your pet leashed); some will require a daily fee to visit.

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Park Rd, South Range, WI 54874, USA
Amnicon Falls State Park features a series of delightful waterfalls and rapids along the Amnicon ...
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N4875 County Rd Q, Jefferson, WI 53549, USA
Wisconsin’s most important archaeological site! The site was designated a National Landmark...
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769 W Liberty St, Belmont, WI 53510, USA
Belmont Mound, an outlier of the famed Niagara dolomite escarpment, reaches nearly 400 feet above...
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2402 Hagen Rd, La Pointe, WI 54850, USA
Located on Madeline Island, the largest of 22 Apostle Islands, this 2,350-acre park sports rugged...
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1550 S Lake Shore Dr, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, USA
Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, the park offers wooded campsites, a sand beach, and picnic ...
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4350 Mounds Park Rd, Blue Mounds, WI 53517, USA
Perched atop the highest point in southern Wisconsin at 1,719 feet of elevation, the park offers ...
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23125 255th St - Cornell, WI 54732
A picturesque 1,030 acre park where the Fisher River joins the Chippewa River just north of Corne...
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W8450 Buckhorn Park Ave - Necedah, WI 54646
The park and two adjacent wildlife areas are on a 8,190-acre peninsula on the Castle Rock Flowage...
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3101 Lake Farm Rd - Madison, WI 53711
One of the newest additions to the state park system, this park provides many outdoor recreationa...
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Copper Culture Way - Oconto, WI 54153
This 51-acre park features an Indian burial ground from the Copper Culture about 6,000 years ago,...
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36764 Copper Falls Rd - Mellen, WI 54546
Ancient lava flows, deep gorges and spectacular waterfalls make this one of the state’s mos...
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N1895 Council Grounds Dr - Merrill, WI 54452
A 508-acre park adjacent to the Wisconsin River. The park offers 52 camp sites, restrooms, shower...
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8062 Old Sauk Pass Rd, Cross Plains, WI 53528, USA
With a combination of federal, state and county land near the village of Cross Plains. This area ...
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S5975 Park Rd, Baraboo, WI 53913, USA
Wisconsin’s largest state park offers magnificent views from 500-foot Quartzite bluffs over...
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4175 WI-23, Dodgeville, WI 53533, USA
More than 5,300 scenic acres of steep hills, bluffs and deep valleys plus two lakes and a waterfa...
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Oak Savanna Trail, Waunakee, WI 53597, USA
A beautiful year round day-use State Park located on Lake Mendota where recreation and nature min...
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Paust Ln, Crivitz, WI 54114, USA
Over 6 miles of shoreline on Caldron Falls Flowage, 3000 acres of scenic forest, inland lakes and...
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531 Co Rd D, Belgium, WI 53004, USA
The Park features one of the finest, sandy beaches on Lake Michigan, a spectacular quarry lake, a...
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n2480 Hartman Creek Rd, Waupaca, WI 54981, USA
This 1,417-acre quiet and friendly natural gem is located near the beautiful spring-fed Chain O&#...
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2640 S Webster Ave - Green Bay, WI 54301
Bring history to life! Spend the day exploring four time periods! You may get the chance to barte...
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n7630 State Park Rd, Sherwood, WI 54169, USA
This park, overlooking the largest inland lake in Wisconsin, is situated on limestone cliffs, onc...
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851 WI-35, St Croix Falls, WI 54024, USA
A steep-sided gorge called the “Dalles of the St. Croix” is the scenic focus of Wisco...
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W11983 820th Ave, River Falls, WI 54022, USA
Located where the St. Croix and Kinnickinnic rivers meet, Kinnickinnic State Park offers experien...
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1020 Beach Park Ln, Sheboygan, WI 53081, USA
This scenic gem on the shore of Lake Michigan offers a peaceful getaway. Wooded campsites and 2.5...
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2405 Door Creek Rd, Stoughton, WI 53589, USA
One of the best-kept secrets of southern Wisconsin, Lake Kegonsa State Park offers a variety of r...
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18127 Co Hwy O, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729, USA
This park has 1,062 acres of primarily young, rich forests and open prairie on a 6,300-acre man-m...
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500 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
The park is located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee adjacent to the Henry W. Maier Festival Gr...
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2926 Lost Dauphin Rd, De Pere, WI 54115, USA
Lost Dauphin State Park is located near the Fox River in Brown County, about four miles south of ...
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s2965 WI-35, Fountain City, WI 54629, USA
Located on the backwaters of the Mississippi River, the park is a year-round haven for anglers. I...
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15819 Funnel Rd, Camp Douglas, WI 54618, USA
Part of the Ice Age National Scientific Reserve, this park offers a spectacular view of picturesq...
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E10320 Fern Dell Rd, Baraboo, WI 53913, USA
Just three miles from Wisconsin Dells, you’ll find a picturesque lake surrounded by sandsto...
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E7792 Co Rd PF, North Freedom, WI 53951, USA
Day-use park with a breathtaking natural sandstone arch created by the eroding effects of wind an...
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12190 County Road VV - Cassville, WI 53806
The home and estate of Wisconsin’s first governor, Nelson Dewey. Scenic overlook, Indian mo...
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w5508 County Highway Nn, New Glarus, WI 53574, USA
Located close to the Sugar River State Trail, you’ll find wooded campsites in quiet solitud...
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475 County Rd NP, Ellison Bay, WI 54210, USA
The park’s wilderness offers 2,370-acres of forests and 11 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline...
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6294 WI-35, Superior, WI 54880, USA
The park encompasses 1,476 acres of forested land – mostly balsam fir, birch, aspen and spr...
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9462 Shore Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212, USA
High bluffs and sandy beaches, an 1860s lighthouse, a challenging 18-hole golf course, and profes...
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24912 1st St, Trempealeau, WI 54661, USA
Perrot has the best view of the Mississippi anywhere, but you’ll have to work to get to it....
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3926 South Norway Road, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235, USA
Two and a half miles of shoreline. Your ride on the trails of Potawatomi State Park will be tranq...
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4200 Park Rd, Wausau, WI 54401, USA
This billion-year-old hill is one of the oldest geologic formations on earth. Rib Mountain State ...
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1767 State Highway 13 - Friendship, WI 53934
The French name refers to the 300-foot-high rock outcropping that is the central feature of this ...
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Sites 7 - 28, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965, USA
A quiet and secluded escape just 1.5 miles from Wisconsin Dells. Pines and sandstone bluffs.
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2700 120th St, Luck, WI 54853, USA
A pristine natural area and quiet beauty are found at Straight Lake in northwest Wisconsin. This ...
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5808 County Rd C, Spring Green, WI 53588, USA
Visit the park’s restored shot tower and melting house, to see exhibits on lead shot making...
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3275 Clarks Lake Rd, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235, USA
This Door County park offers rugged Lake Michigan shoreline and huge sand dunes.
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E13660 WI-33, Ontario, WI 54651, USA
Located on a ridge rising steeply above the Kickapoo River, the park has 6 miles of cross-country...
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1034 Co Rd A, Hudson, WI 54016, USA
A class 2 trout stream, sandy beach, prairie remnants and a nature center are featured on 2,891 a...
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13081 State Park Ln, Bagley, WI 53801, USA
2,700-acre state park overlooking the confluence of the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers. One of ...
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8495 N Lake Rd, Blanchardville, WI 53516, USA
One of few lakes in southwestern Wisconsin, 455-acre Yellowstone Lake is a popular recreation are...
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3 COMMENTS

  1. There are 50 state parks. You’re missing Copper Falls, Copper Culture, Big Bay, Heritage Hill and Lost Dauphlin state parks.

    • Thank you so much for the heads up!! We had them in our directory, but didn’t have them tagged correctly – so they were not showing up. Appreciate it very much! 🙂

      • No problem 🙂 our goal is to go to each one and we’re down to our last 8—I basically have them all memorized at this point 😂

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