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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NELSON DEWEY STATE PARK, WI

Photo: NELSON DEWEY STATE PARK
Status: Open through Sun Nov 30 2014   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Sat Mar 21 2015   Later Dates
 

Description

Take in a panoramic view of the Mississippi from a campsite atop the river bluffs, tour the home of Nelson Dewey, Wisconsin`s first governor, or relive history at Stonefield Village.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Comfort Station
  • Disabled Access Only
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Flush Restrooms
  • Handicap Access
  • Pit Toilet
  • Recycling Station
  • Showers
  • Toilet, Pit/Vault
Alerts and Important Information
Nelson Dewey is closed December 1 through March 31st.

For 2014

  • Reservations from 5/18/14 through Columbus Day Weekend.
  • Campsites available on a 1st come/1st served basis October 13th ,2014 through 1st snowfall.
  • October 13th - Nelson Dewey State Park - Showers, flush toilets, dump station, all water faucets closed except the winterized faucet.
  • If a hard frost is predicted, water throughout the park is shut down immediately.


For 2015

  • Reservations from 5/1/15 through Columbus Day Weekend.
  • Campsites available on a 1st come/1st served basis October 13th, 2015 through 1st snowfall.
  • October 13th - Nelson Dewey State Park - Showers, flush toilets, dump station, all water faucets closed except the winterized faucet.
  • If a hard frost is predicted, water throughout the park is shut down immediately.


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



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:

From downtown Cassville take Hwy 133 North. Turn left onto Cty Hwy VV and travel 1 mile to the park`s entrance.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

NELSON DEWEY STATE PARK
BOX 658
CASSVILLE WI 53806

Phone Number:

Information: (608)725-5374