With over 150 parks, miles of scenic trails, 12 golf courses, beer gardens, dog parks, beaches, community centers, botanical gardens, nature trails and hundreds of events, Milwaukee County Parks always offers something new to for you to discover.
WINTER IN THE PARKS!
Our Top Picks for Activities in Your Milwaukee County Parks
Slice of Ice at Red Arrow Park
Gather with family and friends to enjoy a skate at Red Arrow Park.
Plant-itary Orbits Train Show
Jan. 14 through March 26
The trains will pass through the unusual plant orbits of miniature white azalea trees, miniature Vietnamese cypresses, Headliner Starry Night Burgundy petunias and into the deep blues of the pansy matrix.
Noyes Pool Is Open
Come to Noyes Pool for open swim! We are open.
Get the Parks Explorer App
Add our Parks Explorer app to your phone to find parks and trails near you, check the open status on amenities, share photos, earn digital badges and more.
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Got Questions? Visit Our Knowledge Bank
Head to our knowledge bank to find answers to what you can, or can't, do in the parks, and find guides to applying for permits, picnics and more.
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Visit our careers page to apply for seasonal, full-time and lifeguard positions in the parks.
Parks in Peril
Milwaukee County Parks is tackling a serious funding crisis that jeopardizes the future of the system. Learn more about the funding challenges, and about what you can do to help, at our Love Your Parks microsite.
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Protecting Our Natural Resources
From lagoons and marshes to forests and prairies, the environmental work of Milwaukee County Parks is vital to the health of the region.
Learn more about the work of our natural areas and forestry teams to protect the natural resources of Milwaukee County Parks.
Explore Milwaukee County's network of Forked Aster nature trails.