Dane County Parks

Year-round recreational opportunities abound throughout the Dane County Park System. Whether you enjoy fast-paced physical fun, camping or quiet enjoyment, Dane County Parks offer you countywide locations for quick get-aways and custom-built recreational facilities amid splendid natural beauty. Dane County Parks welcomes 2.5 million visitors annually and manages over 12,000 acres of land including: 25 Recreation Parks 7 Dog Parks 29 Natural Resource Areas 15 Wildlife Areas 3 Historical/Cultural Sites 2 County Forests Over 75 miles of Trails - Including Bicycle, Equestrian, and Cross-country Ski Trails 5 Campgrounds and Multiple Adult and Youth Group Camp Sites Lussier Family Heritage Center

Free Admission

  • Yes

Features

  • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • On Water
  • Disabled Access
  • Camping
  • Boating Services Available

Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type

  • Groomed
  • Wooded

Campground Type

  • RV
  • Tent
  • Trailer
  • Group Sites
  • Winter Camping

Trails

  • Yes

Beach

  • Yes

Snowshoeing

  • Yes

Ice Skating

  • Yes

Trail Length (miles)

  • over 75 miles

Shelter

  • Yes

Toilets

  • Yes

Natural Attractions Type

  • Beaches
  • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Scenic Vistas
  • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves

Kayak

  • Yes

Swimming

  • Yes

Showers and Flush Toilets

  • Yes

Camping Hook-ups

  • Electric

Dumping Station

  • Yes

Boat Launch

  • Yes

Canoe

  • Yes

Sledding

  • Yes

Nature Trails

  • Yes