ALERT - Jefferson County Parks Closures and Updates

Restrooms are open at the following Jefferson County Parks:

  • Korth Park Upper (2 family restrooms only unless rented)
  • Carnes Park West
  • Carnes East (Camping)
  • Cappies (Camping)
  • Carlin-Weld
  • Dog Park
  • Lower Rock
  • Rock River County Park

"Use at your own risk" Jefferson County Parks playgrounds include:

  • Carlin Weld
  • Dorothy Carnes
  • Kanow Park
  • Korth Park
  • Lower Rock Lake
  • Upper Rock Lake
  • Pohlmann Park
  • Welcome Travelers

Camping in Jefferson County Parks (reservation required):
Walk-in Campsites at Dorothy Carnes and Cappie’s Landing open for rental.

Jefferson County Park Shelter Rentals:
Shelter rentals limited to 100 people per event.

Please see:  for more information.

Jefferson County Trails remain open to the public for walking, hiking, biking, and other outdoor recreation.  For the safety of all users we kindly remind all patrons to observe the recommended safety protocol while out.

Practicing Social Distancing—and Good Judgment—on Trails

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Jefferson County Dog Park

The Jefferson County Dog Park bathrooms are open!

Fees for entrance to the dog park are now required for all dogs entering the park.

More information and registration forms can be found here:

More Information on COVID-19

For the most up to date information on the COVID-19 outbreak please visit the Jefferson County Health Department at:

Office Hours
Office hours in the Jefferson County Courthouse are limited. Please contact our office at
920-674-7260 or email at  prior to arrival.

Phone and voice mail messages will be returned as quickly as possible.