Picnic Point

Trail and General College & University
Lake Mendota peninsula, Madison, WI 53706, United States
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  • Today
    • 10:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 3:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 2:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 11:00 AM–Noon
    • 2:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Fri
    • Noon–1:00 PM
    • 3:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 8:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 10:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 1:00 PM–7:00 PM

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Based on 22 votes

People like this place

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    Mirabel A.
    "Great hiking and scenic views"(2 Tips)
    Tricia P.
    "Great place to run, walk, or have a picnic."(2 Tips)
    "beautiful views of all of Lake Mendota"(2 Tips)
    "Beautiful path by lake."(2 Tips)
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  • dog-friendly
  • Dave S.

    Dog friendly!

    Dave Sawyer · August 23, 2014
  • Hanna Rae Photography

    What a gorgeous day out at Picnic Point. I may still have sand in my shoes, but that's why they call them sandals, right? At least I got some breathtaking pictures out of the hike!

    Hanna Rae Photography · August 6, 2013
  • Tricia P.

    Great place to run, walk, or have a picnic. Beautiful place to relax!

    Tricia Pawelski · December 2, 2012
  • Austin K.

    Perfect days

    Austin Krejci · June 17, 2012
  • Eric S.

    Walk out onto the tree leaning over the end of the point!

    Eric Servais · May 26, 2012
  • Mirabel A.

    Great hiking and scenic views

    Mirabel Apartments · February 23, 2012
  • WiscSchoolofBusiness

    Enjoy the beautiful views of all of Lake Mendota from this picturesque spot.

    WiscSchoolofBusiness · December 22, 2011
  • Richard S.

    A giraffe is buried here. Zoology Dept. can verify.

    Richard Smith · August 15, 2011
  • Lina

    Beautiful path by lake. U can stop and swim, picnic

    Lina · July 30, 2011

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