Campsites

The following campsites are available at the parks listed.

NEW STARTING IN 2015:  Dane County Parks has long been on the forefront in creating enjoyable experiences for park patrons and their dogs.   All camper registrations will now automatically include a daily dog permit for the duration of their stay. Campers will no longer need to purchase a separate permit for their dog.

Babcock County Park

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Babcock County Park is named after Stephen Babcock, Wisconsin dairy scientist, known internationally for discovering the method for determining the percentage of butterfat found in milk.

Babcock County Park is located on the east side of Lake Waubesa at the outflow of the Yahara River near the Village of McFarland on U.S. Highway 51. The boat launch offers a fish cleaning facility and accessible fishing pier. The Park also has a 25-unit campground with electricity supplied to all sites, a fully accessible bathroom and shower, and a sanitary dump station.

SiteParkingSurfaceNotesRESERVE
Campsite # 113' x 60'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 312' x 40'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 515' x 32'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 612' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 712' x 32'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 812' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 912' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 1012' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 1112' x 32'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 1212' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 1312' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 1512' x 32'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 1712' x 30'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 1912' x 32'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 2112' x 34'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 2212' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 2312' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 2412' x 36'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 2512' x 36' GravelRESERVE

Brigham County Park

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Brigham County Park is located just northeast of the Village of Blue Mounds on County Highway F. This 232-acre park is named after Ebenezer Brigham, one of the first settlers in this area. The park provides a panoramic view of the Wisconsin River Valley. 

Park features include a group camp area, a 23 unit rustic campground, two shelter facilities, picnic area, play equipment, nature trail through a maple woods, and hiking trails that connect to Blue Mounds State Park. The Brigham Trail, a 1.3 mile paved shared-use trail, also goes through the park and connects to the Military Ridge State Trail and Cave of the Mounds National Natural Landmark. Shelter #1 is a timber frame structure that was built in 2015 with wood from trees that were harvested at Dane County Parks properties. Across from Brigham County Park is the County’s 107-acre Blue Mounds Wildlife Area that offers public hunting opportunities and other activities such as hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing (ungroomed trails), and wildlife observation.

SiteParkingSurfaceNotesRESERVE
Campsite 1E12' x 42'AsphaltBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite 2E15' x 40'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite 3E16' x 43'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite 4E16' x 50'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 5GrassRESERVE
Campsite # 6GrassRESERVE
Campsite # 714' x 34'GravelBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 815' x 48'GravelRESERVE
Campsite # 912' x 45'GrassBack-inRESERVE
Campsite #10GrassRESERVE
Campsite # 11GrassBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 12GrassRESERVE
Campsite # 1312' x 38'GravelBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 1712' x 42'GravelBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 18GrassRESERVE
Campsite # 1912' x 42'GravelBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 20GrassRESERVE
Campsite # 2112' x 38'GravelBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 22GrassRESERVE
Campsite # 2312' x 32'GravelBack-inRESERVE

Lake Farm County Park

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Lake Farm County Park is a unit of the Capital Springs Recreation Area.  This 328-acre park has a campground, three shelter facilities, play equipment, barrier-free boat launch (with a fish cleaning facility), group camping area, wildlife pond, observation tower, hiking and cross-country ski trails.

Two paved bicycle/pedestrian trails go through the park including:

The campground has 54 reservable sites (two fully accessible), including 39 electrical hook ups for RVs (50 amp), bathroom and shower facilities, wi-fi, and a sanitary dump station.

 

 

SiteParkingSurfaceNotesRESERVE
Campsite # 114' x 72'GravelPull-through - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 214' X 42'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 314' X 62'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 414' X 56'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 514' X 50'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 614' X 80'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 714' X 68'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 814' X 52'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 914' X 58'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1014' x 52'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1114' x 38'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1214' x 74'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1314' x 52'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1414' x 52'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1514' x 54'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1614' x 68'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1714' x 48'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1814' x 70'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1914' X 56'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2014' X 60'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2118' X 66'GravelPull-through - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2214' X 94' GravelPull-through - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2318' X 66'GravelPull-through - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2414' X 54'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2518' X 66'GravelPull-through - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2614' X 64'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2718' X 66'GravelPull-through - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2814' X 52'Gravel50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2918' X 44'GravelBack-in - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 30 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - Campfires AllowedRESERVE
Campsite # 31 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - Campfires AllowedRESERVE
Campsite # 32 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - Campfires AllowedRESERVE
Campsite # 33 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - Campfires AllowedRESERVE
Campsite # 34 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 35 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 36 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 37 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 38 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 39 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 40 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 4114' X 76'GravelPull-through - 50-amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 42 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 43 NE23' x 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 4418' X 45'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 45 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 46 NE23' X 26'GravelBack-in - No CampfiresRESERVE
Campsite # 4718' X 80'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 4818' X 44'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 4914' X 64'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 5018' X 44'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 5114' X 82'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 5216' X 50'GravelBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 53A26' X 36'AsphaltBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 54B26' X 36'AsphaltBack-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE

Mendota County Park

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Mendota County Park is located off County Rd M near the intersection of County Rds Q and M in the Town of Westport, a few miles southwest of Governor Nelson State Park. The park has a 30-unit campground and a 5-unit boat camping area. Each campsite has a 30-amp electrical hook-up. Please note an extension cord may be needed to connect some recreational vehicles to the electric pedestal.

Camping amenities include bathroom and shower facilities and a dump station. The park also offers two shelter facilities, unsupervised swimming area with an accessible swimming ramp, volleyball courts, play equipment and a shallow launch for small boats, kayaks and canoes. For information about the water quality at the beach, please visit the Lake Mendota County Park Beach website from Public Health Madison and Dane County. The beach is part of the Clean Beach Treatment System project.

SiteParkingSurfaceNotesRESERVE
Campsite # 112' x 35'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 316' x 45'GrassBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 420' x 50'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 520' x 50'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 618' x 50'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 710' x 39'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 820' x 50'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 915' x 50'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 1116' x 35'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 1215' x 40'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 1317' x 45'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1517' x 50'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 1717' x 50'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 1914' x 55'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2115' x 45'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 2210' x 30'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 2316' x 40'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 2415' x 55'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 2516' x 45'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 2615' x 35'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 2714' x 50'GrassBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2814' x 35'GravelBack-in - 30 amp electricity; extension cord may be neededRESERVE
Campsite # 2919' x 50'GrassBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 3014' x 54'AsphaltBack-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE

Token Creek County Park

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The 427-acre park is best known for its five shelter facilities and ample open space for large group picnics and outings.  Recreational facilities include five volleyball courts, equestrian trails, miles of hiking and cross country ski trails, a 27-hole disc golf course and a 43-unit campground, plus a group camp area.  Other popular features include an accessible fish pier, two dog parks (one for small dogs), two playgrounds and an elevated boardwalk through a sedge meadow marsh.  The park also offers winter access to Dane County's 274 miles of snowmobile trails.

SiteParkingSurfaceNotesRESERVE
Campsite # 1-NE10' x 30'Back-inRESERVE
Campsite # 312' X 40'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 512' x 40'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 712' x 40'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 9A12' x 40'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 9B10' x 25'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 11A12' x 40'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 11B8' x 30'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 138' x 30'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 158' x 30'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 18Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 19-NERESERVE
Campsite # 20Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 21-NENo padGrassBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 22Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 23-NENo padGrassBack-inRESERVE
Campsite # 24Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 2512' x 40'Back-inRESERVE
Campsite # 26-NERESERVE
Campsite # 2712' x 36'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 28-NERESERVE
Campsite # 2912' x 40'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 30-NERESERVE
Campsite # 3112' x 50'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 3312' x 36'Back-inRESERVE
Campsite # 34Back-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 3512' x 32'Back-in - 30 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 36Back-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 3712' x 36'Back-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 3912' x 40'Back-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 4112' x 36'Back-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE
Campsite # 4312' x 36'Back-in - 50 amp electricityRESERVE