Local Area Attractions
Concerts on the Rooftop
Held on the roof of the Monona Terrace these concerts highlight some of the area's best music and offer a wonderful opportunity to experience Madison. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair because seating is limited. Picnic baskets are welcome but no carry in alcohol. Concerts are free and open to the public. 7 - 9 PM. Check with campground office for schedule.
The best way to experience the beauty and grandeur of Wisconsin's Capitol building (located at 2 East Main Street, Madison) is to see it for yourself. Free tours are offered daily, year round. Tours start at the information desk Monday through Saturday at 9:00, 10:00, 11:00 a.m. and 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 p.m.; and Sundays at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m. A 4:00 p.m. tour is offered weekdays (Monday - Friday) excluding holidays, from Memorial Day through Labor Day. The sixth floor museum and observation deck are open during the summer months. Groups of 10 or more should call for reservations. (608) 266-0382
Free public tours are conducted April through August. Call for details. (608)246-5501
State Street - Downtown Madison
Linking the Capitol and the UW campus is a pedestrian mall dotted with interesting shopping and dining opportunities, as well as museums and galleries. Come see for yourself what makes Madison such a vibrant living and learning community.
Local Area Activities
Activities in our local area
- Local Golf Courses - Lake Windsor Country Club in Windsor & Meadows of Six Mile Creek in Waunakee
- Hiking and biking on the Upper Yahara River Trail in De Forest
- Canoeing, boating and fishing on many local rivers and lakes