Wisconsin State Parks Open House & Free Fishing Weekend
No charge for admission to state parks, forests, recreation areas and trails. No fishing license required. Camping fees are not waived.
Free Fishing Weekend & Fishing Clinics
Join us over free fishing weekend for a hosted fishing clinic. Loaner fishing poles and tackle are available at the Park Office.
Free worms while supplies last at the Park Office, compliments of the Friends of High Cliff.
Free Theatre and Workshop—Shakespeare in the Park with The Summit Players Theatre, “Macbeth”
A web of secrets, trickery and danger entangles Macbeth, his wife Lady Macbeth, his rival Macduff and countless others as he claws his way to the top. The Summit Players are a traveling theatre company who present free, accessible Shakespeare workshops and performances to audiences at Wisconsin State Parks. Workshop at 5:30 p.m. recommended for ages 8 and up. Show at 7p.m. Meet at the Gathering Space building near the observation tower.
Steve Keller’s Traveling Snake Show
Learn about the habitat of native Wisconsin snakes such as Bull, Fox, and Timber Rattlesnakes. Participants may have the opportunity to handle non-native snakes in a safe, controlled environment. All ages welcome. Meet behind the General Store.
Prairie Planting with Johnny Nativeseed
Take a plant identification walk through the prairie fields to learn about prescribed burns and the importance of planting native prairie seeds. Participants will be able to buy a variety of native prairie seeds and spread them during the walk or even afterwards in their own yard.