Disc Golf Courses

Disc Golf Course

Open: (Updated 05/18/2020) On May 18, 2020, Public Health Madison & Dane County announced the Forward Dane Plan, a plan for the phased reopening of Dane County during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the current Emergency Order #2, disc golf courses may begin opening May 19 with restrictions and adjustments. 


Help keep disc golf safe and open during COVID-19 by practicing the following: 

  • Purchase and show proof of a daily or annual permit.
  • Maintain at least 6 feet between people.
    • Social distancing must be observed at all times, unless the players are from the same household.
  • Do not gather in groups or congregate before or after play.
    • Max 4 players per hole.
  • Retrieve disc without touching the basket.
  • Do not share equipment.
  • Do not leave trash behind!
  • Consider wearing a face-covering.
  • Use hand sanitizer.

For more information on Parks updates and changes due to COVID-19, visit cityofmadison.com/parks/coronavirus 


Madison Parks offers three seasonal disc golf courses. Hiestand and Elver are open late spring through early fall and Yahara Hills is open late fall through early spring. A daily or annual permit is required for anyone age 16 years or older and may be purchased online. A 2020 permit is valid through December 31, 2020. 

2020 Fees

Daily $5
Annual $40
Replacement $12




  • On-site at kiosk - temporarily unavailable

  • Elver Park Disc Golf Course

    Park: Elver Park
    Location: 1250 McKenna Boulevard
    Bleachers: No
    Lighted: No
    Setup: Adult
    Type: Game
  • Hiestand Park Disc Golf Course

    Park: Hiestand Park
    Location: 4302 Milwaukee Street
    Bleachers: No
    Lighted: No
    Setup: Adult
    Type: Game
  • Yahara Hills Golf Course - Disc Golf Course

    Location: 6701 Hwy 12 & 18 East
    Bleachers: No
    Lighted: No
    Setup: Adult
    Type: Game
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