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Brunet Island State Park

Joseph Valerius
Joseph Valerius
View Website Favorite (7) 23125 255th St - Cornell, WI 54732
Information: 715-239-6888

Open 6am-11pm with overnight camping.

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Park passes are required but are not being sold on-site. Please contact the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Customer Service Center to purchase passes: 888-305-0398, 8am-3pm daily or with questions: 1-888-936-7463, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily.

Show off your selfie skills! Find a selfie stand located at the end of the black topped portion of the Jean Brunet Nature Trail and stop for a fun photo. Share yours with us on Instagram using #ScenicWisconsin. 

A picturesque 1,030 acre park where the Fisher River joins the Chippewa River just north of Cornell. The main park development lies on an island in the Chippewa River. Facilities include 69 campsites, picnic area, electricity, shelters, flush toilets, playgrounds, athletic field, swimming beach and hiking trails. Cross-country ski trails are available for winter sports. Connects to the Old Abe State Trail and the Ice Age National Scenic Trail.

Pets are welcome in Wisconsin State Parks but must be on a leash and under control at all times. Certain areas may be off limits to pets. Visit our website for more details.

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
    • On Water
    • Camping
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Groomed
    • Tracked
    • Flat
    • Hilly
    • Wooded
  • Publicly Owned
    • Yes
  • Campground Type
    • RV
    • Tent
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Beaches
  • Number of Campsites
    • 69
  • Showers and Flush Toilets
    • Yes
  • Beach
    • Yes
  • Camping Hook-ups
    • Electric
  • Swimming
    • Yes
  • Snowshoeing
    • Yes
  • Concessions
    • Yes
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 9.8

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2
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3
Leaf it to Rusk Fall Festival 9/25/2020 - 9/27/2020 Ladysmith - 19.71 miles away
4
Music on Miner 6/05/2020 Ladysmith - 19.92 miles away
5
Three Trees Earthways Gathering 9/30/2020 - 10/04/2020 Bruce - 21.25 miles away
6
Thorp Mid-Summer Shootout 8/22/2020 Thorp - 23.37 miles away
7
CANCELED-Thorp Pumpkin Festival 10/03/2020 Thorp - 23.86 miles away
8
Thorp Chamber of Commerce Harvest Festival 9/05/2020 Thorp - 24.27 miles away

Travel Green Wisconsin Certified

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Certified: (Req. 30 Points)

To be certified through Travel Green Wisconsin, all participants must achieve at least 30 points on the Travel Green Wisconsin Checklist. The more points a business attains, the greener they are in their operations.

Green Innovations

  • A shoreline area has been restored with native vegetation to prevent erosion and runoff
  • Interpretive signs describe the Shoreline Restoration Demonstration Project, its benefits, and how people can protect shorelines on their own properties
  • Public showers use "on demand" water heaters, eliminating energy wasted by storing heated water
  • Introduction and transportation of invasive species is controlled through actions & education
  • Existing light bulbs are being replaced with efficient compact fluorescents