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Big Foot Beach State Park

1452 Hwy H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
+1 262-248-2528
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Tiny beachfront

I always want to support our Wisconsin state parks, and while I appreciate that this one exists... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Great State Park in Lake Geneva

This is by far one of the best state parks we have stayed at in some time. The shower house is... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Ian S
Chicago, Illinois
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A favorite with families and nature enthusiasts, this 271-acre park on the shore of Lake Geneva, offers wooded campsites, a sand beach and plenty of picnic areas.
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good23%
  • Average32%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
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“small beach” (9 reviews)
“nice picnic” (3 reviews)
1452 Hwy H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
+1 262-248-2528
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I always want to support our Wisconsin state parks, and while I appreciate that this one exists, it's not really a good one for going to the beach or spending your afternoon.

Thank RebL1231
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is by far one of the best state parks we have stayed at in some time. The shower house is only a few years old. We stayed in a camper and if you use one of their sites with electricity most of them are...More

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 26 August 2017

On a recent road trip, we decided to have a picnic lunch in Lake Geneva. Spotting this park on the map, we figured this might be the perfect place. The biggest surprise is that if you try to drive into the park, you will need...More

2  Thank AverageGuy999
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This RV park is near downtown Lake Geneva...we drove through it to see if it could accomodate our 38 ft. Motorhome since we needed a place to stay. Unfortunately the road was too narrow and had low trees hanging down over the road, and the...More

1  Thank 872Cathy
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is a beautiful park with very nice campsites, especially the tent sites (the electric sites are long and narrow, not as private), nice shower facilities, plenty of trails, nice picnic areas, a small beach, and family activities. When we were there they showed a...More

1  Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Camp ground filled on weekends but very nice and not very loud at night maybe because no alcohol allowed and they do enforce,Not sure how they call it a beach?? Beach is full of lake debris,I dont think no effort is put into raking up...More

1  Thank Mike R
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is a well maintained and beautiful beach and park area! The parking was easy to access the beach and the park rangers and attendants were very nice.

1  Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Big Foot Beach State park really needs two separate listings. The beach is small and is too close for comfort to a busy highway. I never go to this beach, instead I pay the $7 and go to Riveria Beach in downtown Lake Geneva. I...More

3  Thank Julia C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to camp at the park since its not real far from our home. The campsites are very nice and a brand new shower building. Its a great location and it is walkable to town. It also a good base for the lake walk...More

1  Thank Randall C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This place gets packed on weekends by a lot of Chicago people. Early spring or late fall are the times to go. Some very nice hiking trails. The beach is across the road from the park and isn't very wide or long.

Thank DaleM56
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1 August 2016|
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Response from tsimono | Reviewed this property |
I saw people fishing all along the road when we were there.
Karyn P
28 September 2015|
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Response from bglassel | Reviewed this property |
It closes October 31st, reopens April 15th.