VISITOR CENTER HOURS: 8am to 4:30pm Monday - Saturday Closed Sundays & Holidays
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Purchase 2019 KVR Annual Pass:
Friends of the Kickapoo Valley Reserve Membership
*State Park Passes do not apply on the KVR
Equestrian & Mountain Bike Trails:
Natural surface trails are CLOSED for the season. Trails open May 1, 2019, weather permitting.
Old 131 Trail & Star Valley Trail are CLOSED to Horses and Bikes for the season.
Hiking trails are OPEN, hikers should wear bright clothing during hunting seasons. Use only un-groomed edge of ski trail along Old 131 Trail and Star Valley Trail.
Cross Country Skiing:
Ski trails are NOT GROOMED & CLOSED. Poor to no snow base. Skiing not allowed on snowmobile trails.
Fat Tire Bike Trails:
The KVR is OPEN to public hunting; WI-DNR licenses are required. Permanent tree stands or trail cameras are not allowed; respect private property boundaries; a CWD test site is located on Cut Off Road, northeast of Rockton bridge; please do not litter and do retrieve all shell casings. Follow Leave No Trace ethics.
The Kickapoo river has been reported passable and open water. As temperatures drop, river freezes over in many locations. View Kickapoo River water levels for La Farge and Ontario. Camping:
Camping is OPEN. Winter camping is allowed. Campsites, parking areas and access points are not plowed in winter.
*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!