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Address: Highway V V, Cassville, WI
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Only went to walk trails

The trails are a little hard to find and short, but the views of the Mississippi River from the Mound Point Trail were worth the trip to this small, quiet [except for the trains... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
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Cascade, Wisconsin
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Chicago, Illinois
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69 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

If you are camping or just driving through southwestern Wisconsin, Nelson Dewey State Park is a great spot. Picnic, hike, bike, or camp. The views from the bluffs out over the river are grand. Be wary for snakes. There are timber rattlers known to be in the area, but just use common sense and you will be fine.

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Thank Andrew J
Cassville
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33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is a great park to take the family. Lots of good trails to hike, and very close to the Mississippi River. Chose the sites overlooking the river - you will not be disappointed!

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Thank JaredJamesK
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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189 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

It got very foggy during our visit but what we could see was beautiful. Benches were in perfect locations just wish we would have brought a thermos of coffee to enjoy it a little bit more.

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Thank mimi1971
Cassville, Wisconsin
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27 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

There are the most spectacular views from this park from the top of the bluff. Campsites along the way give the visitor a great place to relax and enjoy the outdoors, and all the sights, sounds and smell of the country.

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Thank joycie444
Cascade, Wisconsin
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44 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The trails are a little hard to find and short, but the views of the Mississippi River from the Mound Point Trail were worth the trip to this small, quiet [except for the trains] State Park. If you visit here, make sure to also visit the Stonefield Historic Site directly across the road from the Park entrance. There is a... More 

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Thank lark77
Cassville, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Very beautiful better views then Wyalusing,great pool nearby in town with waterslide.Great trails and very clean bathrooms. Nice quiet and very peaceful.Plenty of room between campsites!! Also has a very nice historical village nearby

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Thank Rascal3_13
Crystal Lake, Illinois
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We come here all the time and it never disappoints. The park is beautiful and bathrooms are clean. This was the first time I have camped through a thunderstorm and boy was that loud. The views are beautiful though and the hiking trails are clearly marked.

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Watertown, Wisconsin
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Seriously, a lot of trains, close, and loud. Family of seven, there late June. T O N S of mosquitos, really just relentless, all day and night. Don't know if this was purely timing, as I was at New Glarus a few weeks earlier and there were zero. Site was decent, bathroom was nice. Enjoyed nearby attractions, historical sites, etc.... More 

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Thank Karl Z
Hartford, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

no lake no pool no fun 90+ degrees. some nice trails along the Mississippi. interesting local attractions including splash pad and pool free to children under 5yrs and only $3 for 6+ this is new as of summer 2016!! we had a group site not a good set up for multiple trailers only one electrical hook up! but can have... More 

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Thank Andrea M
Janesville, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We camped here in a popup Memorial Day weekend. We camped on Group site 99. We had a great time.The park was clean and everything was very nice. It was in good proximity to the Grant River for Fishing and a stones throw from the Mississippi. The views up top were breathtaking. Cassville just a mile away had a really... More 

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