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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:
Rock Island State Park
1924 Indian Point Road
Washington Island WI 54246

Washington Island Ferry
and Rock Island Ferry


Rock Island State Park Current conditions

Rock Island Ferry

The Rock Island ferry is closed for the season and will restart Memorial Day weekend 2019.


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.

All campsites on Rock Island are reservable. Only sites 20 through 35 permit pets.

There are no longer carts available. Campers need to backpack or bring their own. There is a fee for transporting carts on the ferry.

More information

Beech bark disease is causing many trees to die and cutting of hazard trees will continue along trails and other areas. The appearance of the forest is going to change drastically during the next few years due to this disease.

Last revised: Monday October 07 2019