Park System

Updated: 10/1/2014 01:28:07 PM




515 W. Moreland Blvd. Rm AC230
Waukesha, WI 53188

Business Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday (excluding Holidays)
Phone: (262) 548-7801
Fax: (262) 896-8071

Park Hours:
Sunrise to 10 p.m. year-round

Daily Entrance Fee:
$4 per car | $20 per bus
Click here for Annual Sticker Prices

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2014 Annual Stickers now available at Reduced Rates

The 2014 Annual Sticker is valid through December 31, 2014. 2015 Annual Stickers will be available on December 1st of this year.

      Resident
Second Vehicle
$14.00/ car
$7.00/ car (Proof of residency required)
                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                 
      Resident Senior Citizen
Second Vehicle
$7.00/ car
$5.00/ car (Proof of residency required)
                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                 
      Non-Resident
$19.00/ car
                                                                                                           
      This sale does not include the lake accesses or daily entrance fees.
                                                                                                           

Now Taking Reservations: 2015 Building Rentals

Make your 2015 reservation today for Waukesha County Parks' beach houses, lodges, and Retzer Nature Center rooms! Click here for more info.

Mark your calendars! 2015 Picnic Area and Group Camping reservations begin January 2, 2015. More info here.


Temporary Closure: Nashotah Park's Dog Exercise Area

For maintenance, Nashotah Park's Dog Exercise Area will close 10 am - 4 pm on Wednesday October 8, 2014. Click here for info about Dog Exercise Areas at Minooka Park and Mukwonago Park. Thank you!


New: Bugline Trail Open (All Sections)

As of Friday September 26, the Bugline Trail between STH 164 in Sussex and Shady Lane in Menomonee Falls has reopened for use. Thank you for your cooperation. Click for Bugline Trail Improvement Project Information.


Lake Country Trail Maintenance: 2014-15

American Transmission Company (ATC) will be replacing existing wires and structures along the Lake Country Trail. Portions of the trail will be closed periodically between October 2014 and April 2015 to accommodate the movement of crews and equipment. Click for ATC's schedule and project information.


Temporary Closures: Bridle Trails

Minooka Park's Bridle Trails will close for special events on the following dates: Wednesday October 1; Wednesday October 8

For more info on Bridle Trails at Muskego, Menomonee, and Minooka Parks, click here. Thanks!


Retzer Nature Center Programs & Activities
(Please check the event calendar for registration & more info)

October 4 - Saturday Explorations "Learning to See-Outdoor Landscape Painting"
October 6 - Nature Explorers "Fun with Fossils" - Must register by 10/3
October 10 - Evening Trails "Bones" - Must register by 10/8
October 11 - Saturday Explorations "Fangorn Forest"
October 14 - Wee Wonders "The Great Orange Pumpkin" - Must register by 10/10
October 17 - Friends of Retzer Nature Center Howl-O-Ween
October 18 - Saturday Explorations "Nocturnal Creatures"

Park / Expo Events

Oct. 3 Open every Fri & Sat. - Wisconsin Feargrounds - Expo
October 3-4 - Wisconsin Antiques Dealers Fall Show & Sale - Expo
October 5 - Sticky Fingers 2014 - Expo
October 11-12 - Waukesha Expo Market Collectibles & Flea Style Show - Expo
October 18 - Greyhound Gala Fundraiser - Expo

2014 Beach Water Quality Testing


Thank you for a great beach season!
Our beaches are now closed and unstaffed until 2015. Sorry, no swimming permitted. See you next summer!

Water Quality Testing Informational Brochure 

2014 Beach Water Quality Testing E. Coli per 100 ml

             2014 Beach Water Quality Testing

Sampling
Date

Fox Brook

Menomonee Minooka Mukwonago Muskego Naga-Waukee
08/28 closed closed closed closed closed closed 
08/27 16 closed closed closed closed closed 
08/25 147 12 closed closed closed closed 
08/20 11 16 closed  closedns closed 
08/19 91 88 closed closed 10 closed 
08/18 13 09 closed closed <01 closed 
08/17 50 37 closed closed ns ns 
08/13 35 41 ns 320 ns ns 
08/12 52 ns 172 549 09 05 
08/06 219 14 ns ns ns ns 
08/05 579 47 214 ns 11 ns 
08/0439 21 13 73 16 <01 
08/03nsns  34ns ns ns 
08/02 99 ns 461 ns 52 ns 
07/306117nsns ns ns 
07/28 06 16 15 32 14 <01 
07/23 03 06 ns ns ns ns 
07/21 08 21 10 124 02 <01 
07/16 03 03 ns ns ns ns 
07/15 ns ns ns 199 ns ns 
07/14 02 09 172 313 130 <01 
07/13 ns ns 649 >2420 308 ns 
07/09 02 03 ns ns ns ns 
07/08 06 18 166 219 62 03 
07/07 <01 15 29 155 01 04 
07/03 ns ns ns 179 ns ns 
07/02 01 13 ns 435 ns ns 
07/01 17 56 68 649 15 09 
06/30 04 09 26 291 <01 <01 
06/29 ns 23 ns ns ns 11 
06/25 20 10 ns ns ns ns 
06/23 04 24 86 200 03 01 
06/20 20 29 194 214 ns 29 
06/1921 31 272  308  219 23 
06/18166 162 108 ns 68 ns
06/17 21 1414 138 119 78 < 01
06/1601 12 17 50 03 < 01
06/12ns 05 58 ns 22 01
06/11 12 79 ns ns ns ns
06/09 06 04 47 194 10 01
06/0403 03 ns ns ns ns
06/03ns ns 105 138 222 ns
06/0222 142 1300 365 613 01
05/29ns ns ns ns 35 ns
05/28nsnsnsns 191 ns
05/2720 26 36 105 365 03
05/19<01 04 20 06 06 04

2014 Annual Stickers are now available at Reduced Rates

The 2014 Annual Sticker is valid through December 31, 2014. 2015 Annual Stickers will be available on December 1st of this year.                                                                                       
      Resident
Second Vehicle
$14.00/ car
$7.00/ car (Proof of residency required)
                                                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                                                 
      Resident Senior Citizen
Second Vehicle
$7.00/ car
$5.00/ car (Proof of residency/age required)
                                                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                                                 
      Non-Resident
$19.00/ car
                                                                                                                                                       
    This sale does not include the lake accesses or daily entrance fees.                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                                 

Regular Rates

Park Fees                                                                                                                                                              
      Car
Bus
$4.00/day
$20.00/day
                                                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                                                 
Annual Stickers                                                                                                                                                            
Resident
Second Vehicle*

$28.00/car
$14.00/car (Proof of residency required)
Resident Senior Citizen
Second Vehicle**

$14.00/car
$10.00/car (Proof of residency required)
Non-Resident
Second Vehicle***
$38.00/car
$19.00/car


Purchase your 2014 annual sticker at any of the eight park entrances or park offices, plus:
Retzer Nature Center - S14W28167 Madison Street,Waukesha ( map)
Eble Park Ice Arena - 19400 W. Bluemound Road, Brookfield ( map)
Naga-Waukee Park Ice Arena - 2699 Golf Road, Delafield ( map)
Parks and Land Use Department located at 515 W. Moreland Blvd., Room AC 230, Waukesha ( map)

* Proof of residency required; limit two second vehicles per household; must be purchased at time of Resident Sticker.
** Proof of age (60 years and older) and residency required; limit two second vehicles per household; must be purchased at time of Resident Senior Citizen sticker.
*** Limit two second vehicles per household; must be purchased at time of non-resident sticker