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Firewood Notice: Firewood is not allowed on Wisconsin State Park, Trail or Forest properties from more than 10 miles away from the destination campground, unless it is certified by WI DATCP. The certified wood has been processed to kill harmful pests and diseases they may have hidden inside.
In addition, firewood that has been in a Wisconsin EAB quarantined area is not allowed on properties outside of the quarantined area. Please buy firewood nearby or at the property you are going to. Call the DNR toll-free Firewood Hotline 1-877-303-WOOD (9663) for information before packing for a trip.

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Alert: A new toilet shower building for the Homestead Campground will be bid out and construction could begin in the spring of 2015 and last into the summer. Construction will be done Monday through Friday noon. Contact the park if you have questions 608-996-2261.
Alert: The road to the boat landing will be closed beginning September 8, 2015 for up to a month for repairs. If you have questions or concerns contact the park 608-996-2261.


Status: Open year round.
Max reservation window: Sat Jun 04 2016


The 2,628 acre park is a place for fishing, boating, bicycling, and picnicking.

Camp 500 feet above the Wisconsin River in the Wisconsin Ridge Campground. One of Wisconsin's oldest parks, Wyalusing State Park has Indian burial mounds, a canoe trail and plentiful bird watching. A boat ramp with access to the Mississippi River is available. Rental canoes and firewood available at the park concession. There is an ADA accessible fishing pier at the boat landing. Motorboats are permitted. No beach at the park, but there is a public beach (Wyalusing Recreation Area) located 2 miles south of the park.
Please visite our website at www.wyalusing.org ,

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Boat Launch
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Comfort Station
  • Concession
  • Disabled Access Only
  • Docks, Fishing
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood
  • Flush Restrooms
  • Handicap Access
  • Hiking
  • Information Center
  • Nature Center
  • Parking
  • Picnic Areas
  • Pit Toilet
  • Playground
  • Seasonal Concessions
  • Showers
  • Telephone
  • Toilet, Flush
  • Toilet, Pit/Vault
  • Water Drinking
Greater Than 1 Mile
  • Designated Swimming Area
Alerts and Important Information

Homestead Showers will be closed until further notice for repairs. Showers are available in the Wisconsin Ridge Campground for all campers. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Homestead Sites 220-228 will be closed to reservations for 2015 due to construction of a new shower/flush toilet building. These sites will be open on a walk/in basis until construction begins. Contact the park for more information 608-996-2261.

  • Homestead Loop closed to all camping 11/01 - 04/30 each year.
  • Group sites closed to all camping 11/01 - 03/31 each year.
  • Group sites 1st come / 1st ser ved 04/01 - 04/30 each year.
  • Wisconsin Ridge loop 1st come / 1st served 11/01 - 04/30 each year.
  • October 12 - Wisconsin Ridge Campground: Flush Building, all water fountains except the winterized faucet; Homestead Campground showers, water fountains and dump station closed.
  • October 18 - Wisconsin Ridge Campground; Shower Flush Building closed
  • If a hard frost is predicted, water throughout the park is shut down immediately
  • Vehicle admission stickers are required.Click here for cost of the sticker.

    For information regarding hunting in Wisconsin State Parks follow this link to the DNR web site Click here for more information

    About the Admission fees, please Click Here for reference.

    Getting There:

    GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
    42.99167, -91.12222
    42°59'30"N, 91°7'20"W

    Wyalusing State Park is located just south of the city of Prairie Du Chien at the confluence of the Wisconsin and Mississippi rivers. Take Cty C west, off Hwy 18/35, for two miles and turn south (right) on Cty Hwy X for 3/4 mile and the park entrance will be on your right.

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:

    BAGLEY  WI  53801

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (608)996-2261