Firewood Notice: As of June 1, 2014, firewood is not allowed on Wisconsin State Park, Trail or Forest properties from more than 10 miles away from the destination campground.
In addition, firewood that has been in an 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 Information Line 1-877-303-WOOD (9663) for information before packing for a trip.
Attention: Due to the construction of a new shower building and bathrooms (Monday through Thursday 7a.m. to 6p.m.and Friday 7a.m. to 4p.m.) the park will provide a portable shower trailer from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Completion of the new shower building is expected to be completed by the end of September. Contact the park with any questions 262-248-2528.

BIG FOOT BEACH STATE PARK, WI

Photo: BIG FOOT BEACH STATE PARK Photo: BIG FOOT BEACH STATE PARK
Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, Big Foot Beach State Park offers 5 miles of hiking trails, 100 campsites (34 with electricity), a sandy beach and picnic areas. The park has one picnic shelter available for rent, and a playground for small children.
Status: Open through Mon Oct 27 2014   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Sat Jun 13 2015   Later Dates

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  • No person may drink or possess any intoxicating liquor or fermented malt beverage in Big Foot Beach state park.
    CANCELLATION POLICY:
    There will be a fee of $5.00 to change the SITE, or the START DATE, or to SHORTEN THE END of your reservation. To change ALL the dates of your reservation you must cancel and then re-book, and a $5.00 cancellation fee and the non-refundable $9.70 reservation fee will be charged. You cannot EXTEND THE DEPARTURE DATE of your reservation until you arrive at the park.
    Cancellations made after 3:00 PM Central Time, 48 hours prior to your arrival date, will also be charged the first nights use fee.

    2014:
  • Campgrounds open April 15,2014
  • Spring first-come, first-served: 04/15/2014 - 05/22/2014
  • Reservations start: 05/23/2014 - 09/03/2014
  • Fall first-come, first-served: 09/04/2014 - 10/26/2014
  • Campgrounds closed from 10/27/2014 - 04/16/2015
  • There will be a triathlon taking place in the park on Sunday June 22nd, 2014 from 5:00am-1:00pm.Contact the park with questions(262)248-2528. Sites 40 and 41 closed from 06/20/2014-06/23/2014 for the triathlon.


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

    Due to construction of a new shower building there will be noise in the campground area Monday Thursday 8 a.m. through 6p.m. and Friday 8a.m.-Noon. Portable showers will be available Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend



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    Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
    ** Arrival dates less than 48 hours in advance may be available by walking in at the campground. You must occupy the site.
    *** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
    Overview

    Description

    Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, Big Foot Beach State Park offers 5 miles of hiking trails, 100 campsites (34 with electricity), a sandy beach and picnic areas. The park has one picnic shelter available for rent, and a playground for small children.

    Booking Window
    Tue Jul 15 2014 - Sat Jun 13 2015

    Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 Month(s) in advance.

    Season Dates

    Season Schedule

    Park Season Start End
    Reservation Fri May 23 2014 Wed Sep 03 2014
    Walk In Thu Sep 04 2014 Mon Oct 27 2014
    Walk In Thu Apr 16 2015 Thu May 21 2015
    Reservation Fri May 22 2015 Sun Sep 06 2015
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • Disabled Access Only
    • Drinking Water
    • Fire Rings
    • Firewood
    • Fishing
    • Handicap Access
    • Hiking Trails
    • Parking
    • Picnic Areas
    • Picnic Tables
    • Pit Toilet
    • Showers
    • Swimming
    • Telephone
    • Toilet, Pit/Vault
    • Volleyball
    • Water Drinking
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    Fees and Cancellation Policies

    Fees and Cancellation

    Fee Information
    Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A non-refundable $10 on-line reservation fee will be charged for each reservation.

    Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
    Visa Mastercard

    Cancellation Policy
    A non-refundable fee of $5.00 will be charged for any reservation cancellation. An additional late cancellation fee may apply to cancellations less than 48 hours prior to the scheduled arrival date, depending on your reservation.

    Please read the Fee and Cancellation Policy for more information


    Facility Rates*
    Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
    Reservation Season
    May 23 2014 -
    Sep 03 2014
    WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    STANDARD NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    STANDARD ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    Walk In Season
    Sep 04 2014 -
    Oct 27 2014
    WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $14.00
    STANDARD NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    STANDARD ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    Walk In Season
    Apr 16 2015 -
    May 21 2015
    WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $14.00
    STANDARD NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    STANDARD ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    Reservation Season
    May 22 2015 -
    Sep 06 2015
    WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    STANDARD NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00
    STANDARD ELECTRIC $12.00-$14.00

    *Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
    **Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
    Getting There
    Big Foot Beach State Park entrance is located at 1550 S. Lake Shore Drive; 1 mile North of Wisconsin State Highway 120 and Highway BB, 1.5 miles South of Main Street in the city of Lake Geneva.
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    BIG FOOT BEACH STATE PARK
    1452 S. WELLS STREET
    LAKE GENEVA  WI  53147

    Phone Number:

    Project Office: (262)248-2528
    Additional Information