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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.
Contact information
For information, contact:
Roche-A-Cri State Park
1767 State Highway 13
Friendship WI 53934
608-339-6881 (summer)
608-565-2789 (off-season)

Roche-A-Cri State Park Current conditions

Conditions as of Monday, November 16, 2015:


Camping and the main gate are now closed for the year. Please do not park in front of the gate. Parking is available in the winter lot on Czech Ave and park vehicle admission stickers are required.


Trails are in good condition. No food, pets or drinks are allowed on the stairway. Users must keep on the stairway to protect the fragile ecosystem of the bluff. The stairway is open from 6 a.m. to sunset.


Hunting and trapping are allowed in open areas of the property from November 15 to December 15, except that hunting with legal archery methods is allowed through the Sunday nearest January 6th. See map for closed area. No vehicles or atvs are allowed in the park. Hunting stands may not be left overnight on state lands.


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.

Make reservations for the 2016 camping season.


The 2016 photo contest has started. Fall is a great time for photos! See the DNR Events Calendar for a list of events at Roche-A-Cri and other state parks.

More information

GPS units are available to check out at the park office. Horseshoes and volleyballs are available to check out and use at the mound shelter.

When the office is closed, please self-register. 

Last revised: Monday November 16 2015