Parks

The following list contains the names of parks in Dane County that have reservable facilities.  Select a name from the list to learn more about that park and see the weekly availability of sites.  Additional information about the parks including images and features can be found on the Dane County Parks site.

Park Selection

Mendota County Park

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.

Sites Availability

Sites

SiteSunday
Dec 15
Monday
Dec 16
Tuesday
Dec 17
Wednesday
Dec 18
Thursday
Dec 19
Friday
Dec 20
Saturday
Dec 21
Shelter # 1ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Shelter # 2ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 1ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 3ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 4ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 5ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 6ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 7ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 8ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 9ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 10ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 11ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 12ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 13ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite #14ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 15ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 16ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 17ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 18ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 19ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 20ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 21ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 23ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 24ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 25ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 26ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 27ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 28ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 29ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Campsite # 30ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Boat Camp Site #1ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Boat Camp Site #2ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Boat Camp Site #3ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Boat Camp Site #4ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Boat Camp Site #5ClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed

*Campsite available for walk-in self-registration only on a first-come first-served basis; reserving a campsite is not possible as this must be made a minimum of 5 days before the first day of reservation. Shelter available for walk-in use only on a first-come first-served basis; reserving a shelter is not possible as this must be made a minimum of 2 days before the first day of reservation