Dane County Parks Online Reservations and Permits

Purchase a permit or make a camping or shelter reservation online. 

Please visit the main Dane County Parks website for more information on all that Dane County Parks has to offer.

One Camping Unit is allowed per Campsite unless additional units are approved by on-site park staff.  Only one Camping Party (6 individuals) may occupy a Campsite.

DOGS CAMP FREE!  Dane County Parks has long been on the forefront in creating enjoyable experiences for park patrons and their dogs.   All camper reservations/registrations include a daily dog permit good for the duration of the stay.

FIREWOOD ALERT: Dane County Parks no longer allows firewood that originates outside of Dane County to be brought into the Parks.  Firewood may be purchased at the parks for $5/bundle.

If you need assistance please call us M-F 7:45 am to 4:30 pm at 608-224-3730.


Contact our office Monday-Friday, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm (CT) at 608-224-3730, or email us if you have any further questions or suggestions on how we may improve the Dane County Parks online reservation system.  Please note that reservations for the following year are available starting on the first business day in November at 7:45 am.

Darren Marsh
Director, Dane County Parks
A Division of the Dane County Land & Water Resources Department