Winter Fun Day Capital Springs Recreation Area
Event Dates
  • 02/17/2018
Event Description

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 Get outdoors for a morning of lakeside winter fun! The Friends of Capital Springs Recreation Area and Dane County Parks are pleased to sponsor a free winter event, featuring ice fishing and snowshoeing at Lake Farm County Park. Great for families!

At 9:15 AM, Yahara Fishing Club will conduct an ice fishing demonstration on Lake Waubesa, and at 10:30 AM, volunteers will lead a snowshoe hike along Lake Waubesa lakeshore trails through the beautiful Capital Springs Centennial State Park. Also enjoy a roaring bonfire, treats and warm refreshments at shelter 1! The event is free.

A state fishing license is required for visitors 16 years or older; purchase online at A very limited supply of fishing gear will be available for use; please bring your own snowshoes. For more information, contact Clare at or visit

Capital Springs/ Lake Farm Park County Park, shelter 1 (4330 Libby Road, Madison 53711)
Clare Carlson,