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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 Camping and reservations

Rock Island State Park offers primitive, walk-in campsites. All supplies must be carried into and out of campsites. No vehicles are allowed on Rock Island.


Camping reservations for outdoor campsites can be made online or by calling 888-947-2757.


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.


Firewood is available for sale at the park in season.

Walk-in campsites

Rock Island State Park offers 40 primitive, walk-in tent sites. Two of the sites are group campsites. Each site has a picnic table and fire ring. Camping is permitted in designated campsites only. There is drinking water near the dock and boathouse. Vault toilets are available.

All supplies and equipment must be backpacked in. Small carts are permitted on the ferry and the island, but remember space on the ferry is limited.

Last revised: Monday December 17 2018