At The Dyrt, we share camping tips from our community of campers and campgrounds. With so many campers staying home, we continue to share this info so you can plan future camping trips across the U.S.

Heading to Questival in Madison, WI and want to camp? We put together this list of popular campsites nearby.

Where to Camp Near Questival Madison

Questival kicks off in Madison! Our campground recommendations start with top campgrounds by camping type, and then list campgrounds from closest to furthest, along with more information below.

Top recommendation for tent campers: Lake Farm County Park

Lake Farm County Park is the closest campground to the city center, with ample room for tent campers. Reservation, distance, and cost details below.





Best backup for tent campers: Mendota County Park

Mendota County Park is also conveniently located near the city center, with plenty of space for tent sites. Reservation, distance, and cost details below.

Top recommendation for RVers: Lake Farm County Park

Lake Farm County Park’s location and RV hookups make this a great option for everyone.

1. LAKE FARM COUNTY PARK

Distance: 5.6 miles

Website: Click here

Number of sites: 54 standard sites, 39 of which include hookups for RVs.

Cost: $27/site/night

Reservations?: Two-night minimum stay for reservations. Some sites available first come, first served.

Phone number: (608) 242-4576

2. MENDOTA COUNTY PARK, WI

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Distance: 6.8 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 3-star. “This campground is pleasant but literally in the middle of a residential neighborhood.” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 30 standard sites.

Cost: $27/site/night

Reservations?: Two-night minimum stay for reservations. 20% of sites are available on a first come, first served basis.

Phone number: (608) 224-3730

 3. BABCOCK COUNTY PARK, WI

Distance: 9 miles

Website: Click here

Number of sites: 25 standard sites.

Cost: Standard sites: $27/site/night

Reservations?: Two-night minimum stay for reservations. Some sites available first come, first served.

Phone number: (608) 224-3730

4. TOKEN CREEK CAMPGROUND, WI

Distance: 11.3 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 3-star. “This campground will do if you need to spend a few days sleeping outside, but its proximity to the interstate won’t give you the same feeling of solitude and escape many of us find in the wilderness.” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 43 standard sites.

Cost: Standard sites: $27/site/night

Reservations?: Two-night minimum stay for reservations. Some sites available first come, first served.

Phone number:(608) 224-3730

5. LAKE KEGONSA STATE PARK

Distance: 16 miles

Website: Click here

Rating: 3-star. “We loved this campground..” Read reviews here.

Number of sites: 24 standard sites and six group sites.

Cost: Standard site: $20/night, Site with electricity: $30/night, plus $9.65 reservation fee.

Reservations?: Yes, reserve online.

Phone number: (608) 873-9695

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