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This 271-acre park, on the shore of Geneva Lake, includes a 100-site campground, Locationpopular lakeside picnic area and miles of hiking trails. There is a swimming beach with 900 feet of shoreline. Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing are popular in winter.

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Contact information
For information, contact:
Big Foot Beach State Park
Mailing address:
1452 S. Wells St.
Lake Geneva WI 53147

Wisconsin State Park System Big Foot Beach State Park

Bridge over the Ceylon Lagoon at Big Foot Beach State Park.

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Reserve campsites at Big Foot Beach State Park.

COVID-19 Update

Wisconsin state park system properties are operating 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. seven days a week. Most campgrounds are open with special conditions.

An annual park sticker or trail pass is required to visit state parks and trails. Buy before you go: annual and daily passes are NOT available for purchase at individual properties.

Office buildings, visitor centers, observation towers, shelters and playgrounds remain closed. For more information, please see:

Properties may be limiting admission based on capacity. Please make sure to seek out current property information on our website before visiting:

Park information


  • Big Foot Beach State Park is open year-round from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Office hours vary by season.


The park entrance is at 1550 S. Lake Shore Drive, one mile south of the city of Lake Geneva. Geographical coordinates are 42° 33' 59.3" N, 88° 26' 10.9".


Concessions and rental equipment

Personal watercraft and motor boats are available for rent from a local vendor just south of the park entrance. These boats are for use on Geneva Lake only.

The friends also sell firewood, bagged ice, t-shirts and miscellaneous items throughout the camping season. A bait machine is located at the front of the park next to the bathroom building.

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Last revised: Wednesday May 06 2020