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Free Fun Weekend is June 3-4

Published by Central Office May 9, 2017

Contact(s): Sawyer Briel, Fish, Wildlife & Parks communications, 608-261-0751

Free fishing and free admission to state parks and trails among offerings

MADISON - Free fun is on tap June 3 and 4 for everyone in Wisconsin's great outdoors.

On these two days, Wisconsin residents and visitors can fish for free, hike or bike state trails for free, enjoy free admission to state parks and forests and ride public ATV trails for free.

"Wisconsin's great outdoors is always the ticket to fun and on June 3 and 4 it gets even better," says Department of Natural Resources Secretary Cathy Stepp. "The fun's on us."

Free fun weekend is for Wisconsin residents and visitors alike:

More information about free fun weekend in Wisconsin's outdoors is available on DNR's website. Go to and search "free fun."

To report a DNR Violation call or text the DNR Hotline at 1-800-TIP-WDNR or 1-800-847-9367

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Last Revised: Tuesday, May 09, 2017

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