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Petenwell County Park

Parks & Recreation

Entrance-minPetenwell County Park 
                                                            Petenwell Park entrance at sunset

2004 Bighorn Drive
Arkdale, WI 54613
(608) 564-7513

NOW AVAILABLE:  ATV/UTV ACCESSIBLE CAMPSITES WITH IMMEDIATE TRAIL ACCESS!  You may now enjoy the best of both worlds - camping at beautiful Petenwell Park with the ability to get on the ATV/UTV trail right from your campsite!  Call the Park for details.

Petenwell County Park, the 2nd largest county park in Wisconsin, is open year-round and situated on Lake Petenwell, the 2nd largest body of water in Wisconsin. This 160 acre park, is on a beautiful lake, and includes a game room, designated swimming area, boat launch, playground equipment and hiking trails, Harbor Refuge for 90 watercrafts, 1/2 for seasonal use, 1/4 for monthly use, and 1/4 for weekly and /or day use, heated shower/restroom facility; visitor/registration station with concession/game room; paved parking lots with more space. Firewood is available. Additional campsites have been added, most with electricity.

The park is located 17 miles northwest of Friendship. To get there, go 9 miles north of Friendship on Highway 13, west 6.5 miles on County Trunk C, turn north on Country Trunk Z for 1/4 mile, and turn left and go 1/2 mile on Big Horn Drive. Located at 2004 Bighorn Drive, Arkdale, WI 54613.


Petenwell Park Map of Campsites