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Lake Mendota, Madison

(4.3/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Lake Mendota is located in Madison. By using our Madison family vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Lake Mendota and other attractions in Madison.
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  • Excellent lake for boating. Swimming can vary depending on the amount of algae. The dirt at the bottom of the lake can get a little gooey in places also and has a horrendous smell to it. Not sure why....  more »
  • We recently experienced the annual Frozen Assets Festival on Lake Mendota. From our room at The Edgewater, the frozen lake was winter wonderland playground, The weekend of 3-5 Feb 2017 filled our days...  more »
  • Sit down and enjoy the view from the UW's Memorial Union Terrace or one of many parks and public spaces surrounding the lake. It makes the UW Madison Campus one of the most scenic public university ca...  more »