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Dorothy Carnes County Park & Rose Lake State Natural Area

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Great place for a walk

We like to take our dog out here. Good scenery and well kept trails. In the winter some of the... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Schmatz327
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Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin
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Open Trails are beautiful

These are wide open trails and easy to walk. We enjoyed a beautiful walk on a breezy day... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
sueasch
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Deerfield, Wisconsin
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2 Oct 2018
“Great place for a walk”
6 Aug 2018
“Open Trails are beautiful”
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Radloff Lane, Fort Atkinson, WI
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Reviewed July 6, 2016

This off-the-beaten-path park is home to a wildflower prairie, a forested woodland and lake and marshland. The combination of these environments creates a wonderful diversity of nature for anyone who visits. As you enter the park there is a huge prairie of wildflowers bordering the...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We like to take our dog out here. Good scenery and well kept trails. In the winter some of the places can get icy though

Thank Schmatz327
Reviewed August 6, 2018

These are wide open trails and easy to walk. We enjoyed a beautiful walk on a breezy day. Secluded and little traffic. There was no one there except us. All we saw was wildlife - no people. It was great!

Thank sueasch
Reviewed July 9, 2018

My husband and I often go out to Dorothy Carnes and bring our dog along with for a nice hike. There are 2 sides to the park, we usually go to the side with the picnic shelter. The other side has some restored historic buildings...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for an outstanding place to hike or have a picnic look no further. My wife and I take our 2 dogs out there and hike the beautifly groomed trails. It's awesome. We like early morning when the suns coming up. It's...More

Thank 526RandyP
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Just decided last minute to grab the camera and head out to see some of our local wildlife! The frost was coming out so it was a bit muddy. We will need to get back again soon!

Thank debm223
Reviewed March 30, 2017

This county park is located on the shore of Rose lake with abundant wildlife comfortable walking trails and a viewing blind on the edge of the water, during spring and fall waterfowl migration you never know what you may see here. a great place to...More

Thank Wayne A
Reviewed November 19, 2016

This park is not overly used, which means that you often will have the place mostly to yourself. It is full of relaxing walks that are not strenuous. The park goes through woods, along a lake, and through prairie grasses, so you get a decent...More

Thank madcitypaul
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Super nice small little County type Park nice walking trails Great platform where you can see out on the lake also has a fantastic shelter building for picnics and restrooms gorgeous setting

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

Wonderful place for a gathering. We do it at least once a year, especially in the fall. It has everything one needs for a great picnic/party.

Thank ellenf59
Reviewed July 6, 2016

This off-the-beaten-path park is home to a wildflower prairie, a forested woodland and lake and marshland. The combination of these environments creates a wonderful diversity of nature for anyone who visits. As you enter the park there is a huge prairie of wildflowers bordering the...More

1  Thank toelle
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