Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.
Show All Answers
A "Special-Use" permit must be requested and granted prior to camping in the County parks.
There is electrical power at each shelter. However, the amperage for the outlets is low. For example, there is only 15 amp service at White River Park. Depending on your event, you may want to consider bringing a generator.
Fires (such as campfires) are prohibited. A special use permit may be granted if the fire is in a container designed for eliminating the spread of the fire.
Gas grills may be brought and used at the shelters. There are also grills available at the following parks:
Some hunting is allowed, but only at White River Park. A permit (MS Word) must be granted by Walworth County.
The picnic tables in the shelters are bolted down. If you rent a shelter, you may move other picnic tables in the park to the shelter area, but they must returned to their original location after your event.
Tents are allowed in the parks. However, no stakes may be used. Tents should be secured using cement blocks or similar objects.
Use of an ATV or other low-powered, mechanically-propelled vehicle, is acceptable if it's being used to go from the parking lot to the shelter. It cannot be used on the trails.