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Badfish Creek


Badfish Creek Video: Old Stage Road to Casey Road

January 24, 2020

This section of Badfish Creek is our absolute favorite paddle near Madison. With almost always reliable water levels, riffles, sand/gravel bars, and maintained access points, it’s as delightful of a…

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Badfish Creek III

September 4, 2019

Old Stage Road to Casey Road
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It’s no secret that we love Badfish Creek, or that this is our absolute favorite paddling stretch near Madison -…

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Badfish Creek VII

February 1, 2015

County Road B to Sunrise Road
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As close to the very headwaters of the Badfish as one can reasonably get, this short trip is realistically only interesting for…

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Badfish Creek VI

January 25, 2015

Sunrise Road to Old Stone Road
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A short segment upstream of our preferred trip on the Badfish, the creek here is painfully straight and channelized. While it’s certainly…

Paddle Guide

Badfish Creek Paddle Guide

September 15, 2014
Over the course of the 2014 summer, my goal was to paddle as much of Badfish Creek as possible. I managed to complete the creek from Rutland Dunn Town Line Road (just east of the Village of Oregon) to North Casey Road (between Cooksville and Edgerton off Highway 59) on different day paddles throughout the summer. I didn’t run each of these segments individually but they’re broken down into segments to help tailor your trip (most of the time I combined segments to make longer trips)...