Attention: The law described below is expected to change to 10 miles on June 1, 2014.

Firewood Notice: Currently, firewood is not allowed on Wisconsin State Park, Trail or Forest properties from out of state or from more than 25 miles away from the destination campground.
In addition, firewood that has been in a Wisconsin EAB quarantined area is not allowed on properties outside of the quarantined area. Please buy firewood nearby or at the property you are going to. Call the DNR toll-free Firewood Hotline 1-877-303-WOOD (9663) for information before packing for a trip.
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GOVERNOR DODGE, WI

Photo: GOVERNOR DODGE
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Fri Mar 20 2015   Later Dates
 

Description

Horses and bikes are legal to ride on the roads within the park.

More than 5,000 scenic acres of steep hills, bluffs, and deep valleys plus two lakes and a waterfall make this park a family favorite.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Bike Trails
  • Boat Rentals
  • Boating
  • Canoe Rentals
  • Comfort Station
  • Disabled Access Only
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Flush Restrooms
  • Handicap Access
  • Hiking Trails
  • Nature Area
  • Parking
  • Picnic Areas
  • Picnic Tables
  • Pit Toilet
  • Playground
  • Shelter
  • Showers
  • Swimming
  • Toilet, Pit/Vault
  • Water Drinking
  • Water Fillup Station
Alerts and Important Information
NOTE: Deer hunting is allowed in many areas of Governor Dodge State Park.
Contact the park directly for further information.

Vehicle admission stickers are required.Click here for cost of the sticker.



You must check in at the Park Office

2014 Reservation season = May 1 through Oct 31, 2014
Selected sites available on non-reservable basis Nov 1 through April 30, 2014
Shower/flush toilet buildings open approximately April 25, 2014
Shower/flush toilet buildings close approximately Oct 15, 2014
Dump station opens approximately April 25, 2014
Dump station closes approximately Oct 15, 2014


2015 Reservation season = May 1 through Oct 31, 2015
Selected sites available on non-reservable basis Nov 1 through April 30, 2015
Shower/flush toilet buildings open approximately April 25, 2015
Shower/flush toilet buildings close approximately Oct 15, 2015
Dump station opens approximately April 25, 2015
Dump station closes approximately Oct 15, 2015


For information regarding hunting in Wisconsin State Parks follow this link to the DNR web site Click here for more information

About the Admission fees, please Click Here for reference.

Getting There:

Governor Dodge State Park is located 3 miles north of Dodgeville on Hwy 23 North. The park is approximately 45 miles west of Madison.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

GOVERNOR DODGE
4175 STATE RD 23N
DODGEVILLE WI 53533

Phone Number:

Project Office:(608)935-2315