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Speed boat on Lake Wazeecha pulling 2 kids on tubes.

Office Information

Wood County Parks and Forestry
Wood County River Block Building (Map)
2nd Floor Room 202
Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm M-F
Reservation Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm M-F
Phone: (715) 421-8422
Email: parks@co.wood.wi.us

Wood County offers visitors a variety of activities at any of our 7 recreational parks, 3 rivers, many lakes, 38,000 acres of county forest land, and 18,500 acres of Wood County State Wildlife Area.

While in Wood County you can enjoy yourself year-round with all types of outdoor fun ranging from ice-fishing to frisbee golf.

For information on what Wood County has to offer contact the Wood County Parks and Forestry Department.

The Wood County Parks and Forestry Office has moved!

Please note our new address information effective April 24, 2017

Regular mail & smaller parcel deliveries:

Wood County Parks & Forestry
111 W. Jackson Street
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495

Large parcel deliveries:

Wood County Courthouse
Attn: Wood County Parks & Forestry
400 Market Street
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495

Parks and Forestry Announcements

Members Needed for Wood County Wildlife Area Advisory Committee!

Posted 7/27/2020 by sgreen@co.wood.wi.us
WCWA

Are you interested in Wildlife and what happens to it in our area? Do you want a way to voice your opinion on how it should be managed? If so, then WE WANT YOU.....to join the Wood County Wildlife Area Advisory Committee. This Committee currently has openings. This Committee meets 4 times a year in January, April, July, and October on a Tuesday evening at the Sandhill Wildlife Area in Babcock, WI.

If you are interested, please fill out the attached form and mail it back to the Wood County Parks & Forestry Department. Thank you!

Sandra Green

Office Supervisor

2021 South Wood County Park - State Water Ski Camping Reservations set for 7/15/20 at 8pm.

Posted 7/13/2020 by sgreen@co.wood.wi.us

Red Sands Safe to Swim

Posted 7/11/2020 by Sgreen@co.wood.wi.us
Red Sands

South Wood County Red Beach Closed

Posted 7/9/2020 by sgreen@co.wood.wi.us

Partial Lake Closures / Lake Wazeecha - 2020

Posted 7/9/2020 by sgreen@co.wood.wi.us