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Wisconsin State Park System

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COVID-19 Update: 

A vehicle admission sticker is required to visit state park system properties. A state trail pass is required on certain trails. Annual stickers and passes can be purchased online or over the phone. Daily stickers and passes can be purchased at individual properties via self-registration stations, electronic kiosk or drive-up window service.

Office buildings, visitor centers, observation towers, enclosed shelters and playgrounds remain closed. Some drive-up windows may be open for admission purchases. Campgrounds are open with special conditions. For more information, please see:

Properties may be limiting admission based on capacity. Please make sure to seek out current property information on our website before visiting:

The Wisconsin State Park System provides places for outdoor recreation and for learning about nature and conservation. State parks, forests, trails and recreation areas see more than 17 million visits a year. Come and join the fun!

 

Find a park

Find a Park, Forest, Recreation Area or Trail

Vehicle Admission Stickers

Admission stickers are required at most state park properties. Buy yours today.

Camping and Reservations

See camping opportunities and make a reservation for your favorite site.

Fall Color Report

Explore viewing opportunities and learn about the science behind leaf colors.

Volunteer in the Parks

Spend time outdoors, protect our natural resources and help the parks.

Education and Learning

Learn about the natural world at a nature center, field trip or explorer program.

OutWiGo

Get moving with this wellness initiative from Wisconsin State Parks. #OutWiGo to join the conversation.

Outdoor Recreation

Get information about outdoor activities at state park properties.
Outdoor Recreation

Property Condition Notices

Weather events and other factors may close some areas of the parks.
Property Condition Notices

Equipment Rentals

These properties have seasonal rentals for water sports, bikes and snowshoes.
Equipment Rentals

Open the outdoors

Wisconsin state parks have accessible recreation opportunities for all abilities.
Open the outdoors

Know before you go

State park properties have special rules to protect visitors and the environment.
Know before you go

Bring your Best Friend

Pets are welcome in the parks with a few simple rules.
Bring your Best Friend

State Trail Passes

A state trail pass is required for biking, skiing, horseback riding or in-line skating on certain trails.
State Trail Passes

Friends Groups

Become a Friend and help support Wisconsin's state parks, forests, recreation areas and trails.
Friends Groups