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Dane County Parks

Morton Forest

Morton Forest, named after its benefactor Steve Morton, is approximately 114 acres and offers passive recreational use in a quiet and tranquil setting.  The Forest is located about 2.5 miles south of the Village of Mazomanie within the Driftless Area of southwest Wisconsin, known for its steep hills and lush valleys. The park offers year-round hiking trails and two outstanding vistas looking over the countryside.  A portable toilet located at the parking lot.

Learn more about the story of Morton Forest and experience its breathtaking scenery on a recent episode of Outdoor Wisconsin.


Hiking Trail


Restrooms (vault)

Scenic Overlook

Snowshoeing (designated trail)