a Wisconsin state park, forest, recreation area or trail.
Camping opportunities
in state parks and forests.
How to buy
a vehicle admission sticker or state trail pass.
Get Outdoors!
to attend a nature program or event with family and friends.
Check out our very own free mobile app. Link to Wisconsin State Parks and Forests Pocket Ranger App Website.

Check out our very own free mobile app.

Boys camping

Wisconsin's parks and forests are a great place to camp.
Photo © WI Department of Tourism

Contact information
For more information, contact:
Wisconsin State Parks

Wisconsin State Park System Camping opportunities

Spend the night with nature in one of more than 4,900 campsites in the Wisconsin State Park System. Camping opportunities include family and outdoor group campsites, indoor group camps, backpack, hike-in and canoe-in sites and equestrian campgrounds. There are accessible campsites available and nine properties offer cabins for persons with disabilities.

Camping reservations

Reservations for family and outdoor group campsites may be made online or by phone by calling 1-888-947-2757. New this year, there is a next day reservation pilot program being run in six state parks.


Camping reservations for family/modern campsites and outdoor group campsites may be made online or by phone. For accessible cabins, indoor group campsites, backpacking sites and other reservations, please see the web pages above for more information.

More about camping in the parks

For more information about camping rules, fees and winter campsite availability, please see:

Don't move firewood!

Don't move firewood!Due to the potential of carrying harmful tree pests and diseases, Wisconsin has restrictions for moving firewood.

Please remember...

Wisconsin state parks have special rules to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all visitors while also protecting the environment.

Last revised: Thursday April 16 2015