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.

ROCK ISLAND STATE PARK, WI

Take the ferry (Memorial Day weekend through Columbus Day) to this primitive Lake Michigan island. Stone buildings, built by a wealthy inventor who owned the island between 1910 and 1945, house exhibits.
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Thu Jul 30 2015   Later Dates

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Alerts and Important Information
Park is open 1st come / 1st served all other dates, however, customer is responsible for arranging their own transportation to the island.

The reservation dates, and dates of scheduled Ferry service to the island, are the same.

Rock Island State Park offers primitive, walk-in camping.
Rock Island has pit toilets in the campground and flush toilets in the picnic area.
No showers.
Garbage is collected at the dock and recycling is mandatory.
Maximum stay is 14 nights.
Pets are permitted in campsites 20 through 35 only



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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.
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Overview

Description

Take the ferry (Memorial Day weekend through Columbus Day) to this primitive Lake Michigan island. Stone buildings, built by a wealthy inventor who owned the island between 1910 and 1945, house exhibits.

Booking Window
Mon Sep 01 2014 - Thu Jul 30 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 Sun Oct 12 2014
Walk In Mon Oct 13 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
Walk In Thu Jan 01 2015 Thu May 21 2015
Reservation Fri May 22 2015 Sun Oct 11 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Drinking Water
  • Firewood
  • Pit Toilet
  • Toilet, Pit/Vault
  • 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:
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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 -
Oct 12 2014
WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$17.00
GROUP TENTS NONELEC $10.00-$40.00
Walk In Season
Oct 13 2014 -
Dec 31 2014
WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $14.00-$17.00
GROUP TENTS NONELEC $10.00-$40.00
Walk In Season
Jan 01 2015 -
May 21 2015
WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $14.00-$17.00
GROUP TENTS NONELEC $10.00-$40.00
Reservation Season
May 22 2015 -
Oct 11 2015
WALK TO NON ELECTRIC $12.00-$17.00
GROUP TENTS NONELEC $10.00-$40.00

*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
Located north of Sturgeon Bay, take either Hwy 57 (less congested), or Hwy 42, to Northport (2 miles beyond Gill`s Rock). Take 1/2 hour ride on the Washington Island Ferry to Washington Island. Using the map printed inside of your ferry schedule, drive 9 miles across Washington Island (20 minutes) to the Rock Island parking lot, located at Jackson Harbor on Washington Island. Take the Rock Island Ferry to Rock Island.

The Rock Island Ferry transports foot passengers only, no vehicles and beware of timing!

For Ferry information: please call 1-800-223-2094.

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

ROCK ISLAND STATE PARK
1924 Indian Pt. Rd.
WASHINGTON ISLAND  WI  54246-9728

Phone Number:

Project Office: (920)847-2235
Additional Information