Merrick State Park
Merrick State Park is located in Buffalo County just north of Fountain City on Highway 35. The park is open year-round from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. There are two reservable shelters, the Round Shelter and the Nature Center Shelter which has room for 60 people. Playground, parking and and toilet facilities are nearby. There are three campgrounds with a total of 65 campsites. There is also a 50 person tents only campsite. The north campground has 25 campsites and the south campground has 35 campsites. There are five family walk-in tent campsites and a group tent site on an island, connected to the mainland by road. The island also has a log shelter, boat and canoe launches, picnic area, pit toilets and drinking water.
There are two miles of hiking trails in the park. There is also a self-guided canoe trail that starts and ends near the lower boat landing. Follow the canoe trail markers. Recreation and activities include hiking, camping, picnicking, canoeing, boating, kayaking, fishing, hunting, trapping and cross-country skiing.
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- Merrick State Park
S2965 State Road 35
P.O. Box 127
Fountain City, WI 54629
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