Welcome to Dane County Parks

Help Plan the Future of Dane County Parks

It's time to update the Parks and Open Space Plan and we want your input!  
Dane County Parks will facilitate two public information meetings and has prepared a short survey to gather public input.
For meeting times and survey information visit Planning and Devolpment.

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.

Dane County Parks welcomes 2.5 million visitors annually and manages
over 12,000 acres of land including:
Donations, Memorials and Planned Giving:

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.