The 98-acre Sugar River Basco Unit Wildlife Area is a public hunting area that consists of streambank restoration, habitat improvement and oak savanna restoration projects along the Sugar River by Dane County, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) and Trout Unlimited. The property offers excellent trout fishing and foraging as the primary recreation opportunities. A small parking lot is available off STH 69 near the intersection of Henry Road.
For more information on hunting and trapping on Dane County Wildlife Areas, please visit the Parks Hunting webpage.
Special hunting regulations: