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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:
Jeff Prey, Wisconsin DNR

Wisconsin State Park System 2011-2016 Wisconsin Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan

SCORP cover photoThe Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP) is done every five years is to identify essential and contemporary issues that affect the future of outdoor recreation in Wisconsin.

The 2011-2016 SCORP will build upon the America's Great Outdoors Initiative to include appropriate management recommendations that serve as proactive approaches to address critical issues identified in the process.

The 2011-2016 SCORP was completed in August 2012. Printed and electronic versions of this publication and past SCORPs are available.


2011-2016 Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan
2011-2016 Wisconsin SCORP Plan - entire document [PDF]
Table of contents, executive summary and introduction [PDF]
Chapter 1 - Introduction [PDF]
Chapter 2 - Wisconsin Outdoor Recreation Uses and Trends [PDF]
Chapter 3 - Outdoor Recreation and Public Health [PDF]
Chapter 4 - Access to Outdoor Recreation in Urban Wisconsin [PDF]
Chapter 5 - Open Space Conservation: Connecting People to Outdoor Recreation Opportunities [PDF]
Chapter 6 - Wisconsin SCORP Outdoor Recreation Goals and Actions [PDF]
Appendices A-H and selected references [PDF]

The previous SCORP edition, was published in 2005.

Last revised: Thursday May 16 2013