Friends of Governor Dodge - Equestrians
Horse Trails Highlighted in Yellow
The new equestrian campground has 20 spacious sites reservable through Wisconsin DNR. Eighteen of the sites have electric service. Sites 751 and 752 are non-electric and site 765 is fully ADA accessible.
Each site includes a fire ring, picnic table and a highline - including cable. Each will will have two 12 x 12 Priefert pens. There are two water spigots for campground use. These is also a horse wash station.
The All-New Equestrian CAMPGROUND
Trails and Campgound Open May 1
For another riding option......Exit the park at the very most northern point of the Outer Loop Trail and follow Hwy ZZ east for about a mile to a horse friendly bar and grill. It's an easy ride along side a quiet road. Enjoy lunch at the Pleasant Ridge Store (bar and grill).
Governor Dodge State Park offers 35 miles of the finest horse trails in the state, with scenic views of the beautiful meadows, bluffs with rocky outcroppings, creek crossings and lakes. Riders access the trails at the Horse Trailer Parking Area near the
NEW equestrian campground, at the Horse Trailer Parking Area near Trails End Amphitheater, and at the Horse Trailer Parking Area near the Twin Valley Picnic Shelter. See map below.
Vehicle admission stickers are required to enter the park, and state trail passes are required for bikers and horseback riders 16 years of age and older. Trail passes are available at our online store.
The park is open year round. The horse trails and campground open May 1. Horse Trails close November 15.
Horse trails may be temporarily closed following excessive rain. Call the park office at 608-935-2315 for trail conditions.