Dorothy Carnes Park & Rose Lake State Natural Area

View Website Favorite (5) N3220 Radloff Lane - Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Information: 920-674-7260

Open until dusk

Dorothy Carnes Park is a nature-based, 514 acre conservation park. You will find 198 acres of prairie, 108 acres of Oak Savanah, 76 acres of  agricultural land and 90 acres of wetland. The park surrounds Rose Lake marsh, one of the most diverse bird areas in the county. 480 of the 514 acres is also designated as the Rose Lake State Natural Area, due to its outstanding examples of native natural communities, significant geological formations and archaeological sites.

The park is used for hiking and cross country skiing, snow shoeing, nature study, bird watching, picnicking, and dog walking.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • Camping
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Hilly
    • Wooded
  • Toilets
    • Yes
  • Snowshoeing
    • Yes
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
    • Scenic Vistas
    • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves
  • Shelter
    • Yes
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Nearby Places

1
Sip & Shop Market Craft Fair 7/02/2022 Janesville - 15.41 miles away
2
Watertown Fourth Of July Parade 7/04/2022 Watertown - 18.23 miles away
3
Independence Day on the Rock 7/04/2022 Janesville - 20.32 miles away
4
Kids Noontime Entertainment 6/30/2022 Janesville - 20.62 miles away
5
Concert in the Park 7/03/2022 Janesville - 20.67 miles away
6
Steadily Improv'ing Live Improv Show 3/25/2022 Janesville - 20.83 miles away
7
Independence Day Weekend at Old World Wisconsin 7/02/2022 - 7/03/2022 Eagle - 20.96 miles away
8
Angell Park Flea Markets 6/05/2022 Sun Prairie - 22.51 miles away