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Cross Plains

State Park


Open 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. year-round.


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A vehicle admission sticker is not required at Cross Plains.


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The Ice Age Complex at Cross Plains is part of the National Ice Age Scientific Reserve. Located just west of Madison near the village of Cross Plains, this area contains an outstanding collection of glacial landforms, a gorge carved by meltwater and expansive views of both driftless and glaciated terrain.