Welcome to Dane County Parks
Please note that deconstruction of the old 911 communications tower has begun. Contactors will be entering/exiting the Dog Park and the area surrounding the tower site may be temporarily closed for use. In addition, be aware that there will be vehicle traffic on the access road.
Thank you for your patience.
Located in south-central Wisconsin, Dane County Parks offers a variety of recreational opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast. Natural environments are venues for quiet getaways as well as unique locations for your special event. Dane County Parks is dedicated to making your experience enjoyable and takes an active role to enhance and preserve the county’s finest natural resources.
- 25 Recreation Parks, including 7 Dog Parks
- 29 Natural Resource Areas
- 15 Wildlife Areas
- 3 Historical/Cultural Sites
- 2 County Forests
- Over 100 miles of Trails - Including Bicycle, Equestrian, and Cross-country Ski Trails
- 5 Campgrounds and Multiple Adult and Youth Group Camp Sites
- Lussier Family Heritage Center
Your tax-deductible donation will help us continue to maintain and improve the Dane County Park System. A variety of donation and memorial options are available.
- 1/14/2018 - Snowshoe Scurry 5k/10k @ Walking Iron County Park
- 1/21/2018 - Big Cheese Fatbike Race @ Camrock County Park
- 1/28/2018 - Meet & Greet at the Capital Springs Dog Park
- 2/25/2018 - Pawsome Snowshoe Adventure at Capital Springs
- 3/18/2018 - Campfire Chat at the Lussier Family Heritage Center