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Knollwood Conservation Park

Knollwood Conservation Park
Address: 3334 Westview Ln.
Hours: 4:00am - dusk
Park Type: Conservation
Acres: 14.79
Restroom: No
Drinking Water: Yes

Park Details

Notable trail improvements will help you navigate the moderate climb through Black oaks with views along the edge of the sandy moraine and diverse 2-acre prairie below.  The park connects with the Cannonball Path and the southern section of the UW Arboretum. Bikes and pets are not allowed in this park. 

Help us identify plant species found at Knollwood Conservation Park. We welcome your help in verifying and updating this list. Feel free to send us any notes or information you may have about the plant community at Knollwood, including the dates you observe the different species to

Features 0.75 miles of trails.

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Conservation Park Rules

Conservation Parks are uniquely managed to further protect native species and wildlife. The preservation of conservation parks includes some of the following. More information may be found in Madison General Ordinances 8.40.

  • Alcohol

    Alcohol is prohibited in all conservation parks.

  • Bicycles & Motor Vehicles

    Bicycles and motor vehicles are restricted to entrance roads and parking lots.

  • Dogs

    Dogs and horses are not allowed.

  • Fire

    Fires and picnics are prohibited.

  • Firearms

    No firearms or weapons are permitted in the restrooms or shelters. Violators are considered trespassers and subject to forfeiture or arrest.

  • Glass

    Glass is not allowed.

  • Hunting & Trapping

    Hunting and trapping are prohibited.

  • Open Hours

    Conservation park hours are 4am until one hour after sunset.

  • Plants

    All plants and animals are protected. Disturbance or removal requires written permission.

  • Trails

    Stay on and use designated trails only.

  • Trash & Recycling

    Place trash in container provided. Please take recyclable material home for proper disposal.