Brunet Island State Park

Joseph Valerius
Joseph Valerius
View Website Favorite (11) 23125 255th St - Cornell, WI 54732
Information: 715-239-6888

Open 6am-11pm with overnight camping.

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

Nearby Places

Stanley P.R.C.A. Dodge Series Rodeo Days 6/17/2022 - 6/19/2022 Stanley - 18.59 miles away
2022 Northern Wisconsin State Fair 7/12/2022 - 7/17/2022 Chippewa Falls - 19.6 miles away
Northwoods Blues Festival 6/17/2022 - 6/18/2022 Chippewa Falls - 20.18 miles away
Thorp Dairy Days 6/03/2022 - 6/05/2022 Thorp - 23.31 miles away
Thorp Area Chamber Fireworks Extravaganza 7/01/2022 Thorp - 23.32 miles away
Thorp Mid-Summer Shootout 7/02/2022 Thorp - 23.37 miles away
Withee Days 6/17/2022 - 6/19/2022 Withee - 23.77 miles away
Thorp Tractor Pull 6/04/2022 Thorp - 24.35 miles away

Travel Green Wisconsin Certified


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