Governor Dodge State Park

Web 
http://www.friendsofgovdodge.org/  -- Dodge State Park homepage
http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/parks/name/govdodge/ --WI DNR Dodge State Park

Email
kathleen.gruentzel@wisconsin.gov -- Kathy Gruentzel, Park Superintendent

Phone
(608) 935-2315 --  Governor Dodge State Park 6
(888) 936-7463 -- WI DNR State Park Info Line
(608) 266-2621 -- General Inquiries, WI DNR Office 

Emergency Phone
(800) 847-9367 -- Violation Hotline 
(800) 943-0003 -- Emergency Spill Hotline

Hours
Counter Hours
8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Office Hours
7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Park Hours
6 a.m.-11 p.m. Year round

Address
4175 State Highway 23 North
Dodgeville, WI 53533


Trails are open May 1 - Nov 15 each year. See website for more details of areas that are open/closed.

Governor Dodge State Park is one of the state's largest parks, with 5,350 acres of steep hills, bluffs and deep valleys plus two lakes and a waterfall. Located in Wisconsin's scenic driftless area, Governor Dodge offers camping, picnicking, hiking, canoeing, biking, hunting, fishing, off-road biking, cross-country skiing and horseback riding opportunities. Winter camping and sports are available. Camping reservations recommended. Concession stand with canoes, kayaks, and boat rentals (Memorial Day through Labor Day).

Directions: from Madison take Hwy 18 west (Monroe St and Nakoma Rd or Midvale Blvd to Verona Rd; Verona Rd is Hwy 18) to Dodgeville, then north on Hwy 23.

Fees:
-- Park Vehicle Admission Sticker required year round. 
-- A state trail pass is required for bikers and horseback riders 16 years of age and older.
-- Hunting and fishing licenses apply.
* See website for more details.
 




Keywords:CAMPING STATE PARK GOVERNOR DODGE TOURISM   Doc ID:9182
Owner:Geoff M.Group:Campus and Visitor Relations
Created:2009-02-17 19:00 CDTUpdated:2017-08-08 11:52 CDT
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