Vernon Wildlife Area is a 4655 acre property (4154 acres owned, 501 acres leased) located just north of Mukwonago in eastern Waukesha County. Parking lots are located off of STH 83, Frog Alley Road, CTH I, CTH NN, and Benson Avenue. A boat launch can be found off Frog Alley Rd.
property consists of mostly wetlands/flowages with the Fox River
snaking through. Adjoining uplands consist of grasslands and some
woodlots. A calcareous fen is also present on the south side. It offers
excellent wildlife habitat, especially for migrating and nesting
No entry for any reason in refuge from September 1st to November 30th, except for gun deer hunting.
The following recreational opportunities exist at Vernon Wildlife Area: