Governor Dodge State Park

View Website Favorite (10) 4175 State Road 23 - Dodgeville, WI 53533
Information: 608-935-2315
Toll Free: 888-947-2757

6am-11pm.

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More than 5,300 scenic acres of steep hills, bluffs and deep valleys plus two lakes and a waterfall make this park a family favorite. Canoes, paddleboats, and flat bottom boats are available for rent, Sat, Sun May & Sept, Daily Memorial Day thru Labor Day. Electric trolling motors only, bring your own. 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
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Hilly
    • Open
    • Wooded
  • Camping Hook-ups
    • Electric
  • Concessions
    • Yes
  • Number of Campsites
    • 273
  • Canoe
    • Yes
  • Surface Type
    • Crushed Rock
  • Showers and Flush Toilets
    • Yes
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Trails
    • Yes
  • Publicly Owned
    • Yes
  • Toilets
    • Yes
  • Campground Type
    • Backpack
    • Tent
  • Dumping Station
    • Yes
  • Swimming
    • Yes
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 15
  • Nature Trails
    • Yes

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2
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3
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4
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5
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6
Spring Fling 5/15/2020 - 5/17/2020 Spring Green - 11.47 miles away
7
Morel Mushroom Festival 5/16/2020 - 5/17/2020 Muscoda - 19.06 miles away
8
Ryan Park Summer Music 6/04/2020 - 8/27/2020 Blanchardville - 20.29 miles away

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Certified: (Req. 30 Points)

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Green Innovations

  • Agricultural land is being restored to native prairies and oak savannas
  • The introduction and transportation of invasive species are prevented through actions and education
  • Leave No Trace principles are promoted to visitors
  • A recycling program is in place
  • Visitors are educated by interpretive signs, field guides and other publications, and self-tour info