Park System

Updated: 7/29/2014 03:30:46 PM




515 W. Moreland Blvd., 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:
$4.00 per car | $20.00 per bus
Click here for Annual Sticker Prices

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Park System Calendar of Events

Road Construction Alert: Fox Brook Park 

NEW Starting Monday August 18, a portion of Barker Road will be closed for construction. Click for temporary routes to Fox Brook Park. Thanks!


Beach season is here! Click here for all locations.

For the 2014 season, Waukesha County beaches will be open through:

August 14 at 3 pm -- Minooka Park, Mukwonago Park

August 17 at 7 pm -- Naga-Waukee Park

August 21 at 7 pm -- Muskego Park

August 24 at 7 pm -- Menomonee Park

August 27 at 7 pm -- Fox Brook Park


Bugline Trail Improvement Project

Starting June 2 2014, sections of the Bugline Trail between STH 164 in Sussex & Shady Lane in Menomonee Falls will be Temporarily CLOSED for Improvements. Thank you for your cooperation. Click here for Bugline Trail Improvement Construction News


Dog Exercise Areas at Minooka Park and Nashotah Park are open.  

The Mukwonago Dog Exercise Area officially opens after a ribbon cutting ceremony on September 6 at 10am. Both large and small breed areas are now open for limited use, and may close daily due to continued construction. Small breed dogs are allowed in the large breed area on owner’s discretion. Follow us @waukeshacoparks on twitter for up-to-date information.

Dogs are welcome at Waukesha County Parks and must be licensed and leashed; owners must properly dispose of pet waste.
Sorry, no dogs allowed at Retzer Nature Center.

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

August 22 - Evening Trails "Hiking 1 Oh 1" - Must register by 8/20
September 6 - Saturday Explorations "Wildlife of Late Summer"
September 8 - Nature Explorers "Crazy Critters" - Must register by 9/5
September 9 - Wee Wonders "Field of Colors" - Must register by 9/5
September 20 - Friends of Retzer Nature Center Apple Harvest Festival
September 27 - Saturday Explorations "Animal Damage Control"
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

Aug. 21 - Fleet Feet Aquathon Series - Menomonee Park
Aug. 23-24 - Parking at Expo for Wings Over Waukesha Air Show
Aug. 29-31 - Wisconsin Highland Games - Expo
Aug. 30 - Kubb in the Kettle - Naga-Waukee Park
Aug. 30 - Wisconsin High School Cycling League Race #1 - Minooka Park

2014 Beach Water Quality Testing - Beach hours are 11 am to 7 pm daily. The 2014 season starts May 31st.

For the 2014 season, Waukesha County beaches will be open through:

August 14 at 3 pm -- Minooka ParkMukwonago Park

August 17 at 7 pm -- Naga-Waukee Park

August 21 at 7 pm -- Muskego Park

August 24 at 7 pm -- Menomonee Park

August 27 at 7 pm -- Fox Brook Park

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
08/20 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
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


You can 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 2 second vehicles per household and must be purchased at time of Resident Sticker.)
**(Proof of age, 60 years and older, and residency required, limit 2 second vehicles per household and must be purchased at time of Resident Senior Citizen Sticker.)
***(Limit 2 second vehicles per household and must be purchased at time of non-resident sticker)