VILLAGE OF FONTANA PARKS

APPLICATIONS, PERMITS & INFORMATION OPEN SPACE PLAN LINKS

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HILDEBRAND NATURE CONSERVANCY

A nature trail leads pedestrians through the natural conservation area, along the Van Slyke Creek, from the Mill Street entrance to the Mill House Pavilion at the West Main Street entrance.

FONTANA FEN

Take one of three annotated walks at this 10-acre conservation area, home to the calcareous fen. This rare type of wetland prairie has an internal ground water system that supports only a few specialized plants. The fen is located off Highway 67 next to St. Benedict Catholic Church. The parking area is located at the corner of Main Street and Dewey Avenue. The area is open daily, year round with no admission fees.

DUCK POND RECREATION AREA

Duck Pond Recreation Area is located on Wild Duck Road, off Highway 67. The park contains numerous hiking trails, as well as softball, baseball and soccer fields and a Frisbee golf course. The Duck Pond Pavilion with bathroom facilities and a concession stand is open during scheduled sports events and available to rent for special events.

REID PARK & GAZEBO

Reid Park, located off Fontana Boulevard and Third Avenue, features the Little Foot Playground, a small softball diamond, picnic tables and a lakefront gazebo. Applications to rent the park gazebo are available under the Applications Link on this website or at the Village Hall at 262-275-6136 or email.

PIONEER PARK

Pioneer Park offers an unobstructed view of Geneva Lake. This park is located on Lake Street across the street from the Village boat launch site.

FONTANA PARK HOUSE

The Fontana Park House, located at 329 Third Avenue adjacent to the Little Foot Playground, is available to rent year-round for small group meetings, birthday parties and other events. There are kitchen facilities and a bathroom inside as well as banquet/meeting tables and chairs. Park House User Checklist

MOHR ROAD PARK

The Village Park at the end of Mohr Road features a public access point for the Geneva Lake shorepath, as well as a recently refurbished lakefront bench and pedestrian bridge.


PARK APPLICATIONS, PERMITS AND OTHER INFORMATION

Park Permits and Applications

Memorial Tree and Bench Program Application

Landmark/Memorial Tree List

Park Commission Trail and Natural Areas Guide

Park Commission Agendas & Minutes

Fontana Flower Beds Slide Show

Bird City Wisconsin - Village of Fontana Information


SHARON CYCLING SERIES -

Fontana Loop Map || Click Here; GPS Route || Click Here


2016-2021 PARK AND OPEN SPACE PLAN

Plan      

LINKS

BIG FOOT RECREATION DISTRICT - Director Chuck Thiesenhusen, 401 Devils Lane, Walworth, WI 53184, (262) 275-2116 ext. 8000 or www.bigfootrecreation.org

PARKS N REVIEW MOBILE APP

KISHWAUKETOE NATURE CONSERVANCY, WILLIAMS BAY - www.kishwauketoe.org

ARBOR DAY FOUNDATION - The Village of Fontana on Geneva Lake has been designated a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation every year since 1988.

VOF Arbor Day Proclamation

For information on tree planting and care, and urban and community forestry issues, visit the Arbor Day Foundation at www.arborday.org.

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