VISITOR CENTER HOURS:
8am to 4:30pm Monday - Saturday
Closed Sundays & Holidays
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Purchase 2019 KVR Annual Pass:
Family Individual *State Park Passes do not apply on the KVR
Friends of the Kickapoo Valley Reserve Membership
Natural Surface Equestrian & Mountain Bike Trails: CLOSED. Trails open May 1, 2019, weather and flood repairs permitting.
Old 131 Trail & Star Valley Trail: OPEN to horse, bike and hike.
Hiking: Trails OPEN.
The Kickapoo River: A couple log jams have been reported by early paddlers; one log jam between Bridges 4 & 5 near the Wildcat Landing that requires a steep portage; no portages required from Bridge 5 (just north of Hwy F/131 intersection) to Bare Beach (Hwy P East); tree across river at Bridge 14 which was passable with kayaks but will require portage if water levels drop; major log jam after Bridge 17 requiring a portage; Feel free to report locations if you find them first. View Kickapoo River water levels for La Farge and Ontario.
Camping: OPEN. Spring thaw in process; valley campsites may be mud covered from flood on 3/14. Early paddlers have also reported access to river campsites is steep and muddy.
*Please subscribe to NIXEL notification system, especially if camping near tributaries or the River. *NIXEL = Local Emergency Alert Notification Information
ALWAYS PRACTICE LEAVE-NO-TRACE PRINCIPLES!