Description

Beach it! Hike it! Fish it! Council Grounds camp it! This here campground is a special place to be for those who find waterside lodgings luxurious. It’s along the Wisconsin River and not far from Lake Alexander, plus it touts lush grass and some woods so you can chill out under the soothing care of shade. Color us excited!
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
55 sites
Up to 32 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Snow sports
Swimming

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Council Grounds Campground.

Beach
Forest
Lake
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
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The vibe at Council Grounds Campground

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Hipcamper Brittany
Brittany T.
didn't provide a recommendation.
August 13th, 2017

Really enjoyed our 4 day trip here! Lots of really nice sites; pretty heavy RV:tent ratio, which I don't always like. If you're going to camp, then CAMP, not GLAMP;) There is a hiking trail to a small beach(with a playground nearby) or you can rent kayaks, canoes or paddle boards to enjoy on the beautiful lake. About a 10 minute or less drive into town for a couple great ice cream options; which is always a must on our trips! Highly recommend this park.

Hipcamper Connor
Connor H.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
January 4th, 2019

The beach is nice but very busy, lake Alexander is great for boating and for fishing

Hipcamper John J.
recommends this listing.
June 8th, 2018
Hipcamper Brittany T.
recommends this listing.
August 13th, 2017
Hipcamper David B.
recommends this listing.
April 1st, 2017
Park
Council Grounds State Park
State
Wisconsin
Country
United States
Phone Number
(715)536-8773
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
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Coordinates
45.184° N, 89.743° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 3 Sites
(Up to 32 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / Van: 52 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)

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