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Big Foot Beach State Park

1452 Hwy H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
+1 262-248-2528
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Narrow beach, narrow, thin, next to road.

This is a PAY AS YOU ENTER State Park (warning) and has decent parking, but not walkable from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
OtherBeach
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St. Charles, IL
Too crowded!

This is a very narrow strip of beach with way too many people. The road runs very close to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jkarr11
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Park Ridge, 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%
Travellers talk about
“small beach” (9 reviews)
“nice picnic” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
1452 Hwy H, Lake Geneva, WI 53147
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+1 262-248-2528
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"small beach"
in 9 reviews
"nice picnic"
in 3 reviews
"women's bathroom"
in 2 reviews
"electric sites"
in 2 reviews
"busy highway"
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"great trails"
in 2 reviews
"public beach"
in 2 reviews
"firewood"
in 4 reviews
"fishing"
in 9 reviews
"lake"
in 21 reviews
"flush"
in 2 reviews
"shore"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a PAY AS YOU ENTER State Park (warning) and has decent parking, but not walkable from downtown. There is a beach, but is it razor thin and next to the moderately busy road. The beach is a sandbar - a term referring to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very narrow strip of beach with way too many people. The road runs very close to the actual beach which is a bit unnerving. Hundreds of people set up tents to BBQ and picnic then cross the street to enjoy the beach....More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Have been in both the summer and winter now. It’s a nice park with nicely kept trails, but can be obnoxiously crowded in the summer. Was nice, but a little dull in the winter. If you’re from the area or are looking for something to...More

3  Thank perryandashley
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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.

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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Lee15997
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.
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Karyn P
28 September 2015|
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Response from bglassel | Reviewed this property |
It closes October 31st, reopens April 15th.
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