Park System

Updated: 8/26/2014 04:11:53 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

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


Thank you for a great beach season!

Our beaches are now closed and unstaffed until 2015. Sorry, no swimming permitted. See you next summer!


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 Area at Mukwonago Park opens September 6 at 10 am.


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.

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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:

Saturday, August 30
Saturday, September 6
Wednesday, October 1
Sunday, August 31
Saturday, September 20
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)

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. 29-31 - Wisconsin Highland Games - Expo
Aug. 30-31 - Kubb in the Kettle - Naga-Waukee Park
Aug. 30 - Wisconsin High School Cycling League Race #1 - Minooka Park
Aug. 30 - Wisconsin Trail Assail - Labor Day Run & Walk - Muskego Park
Sept. 3 - Badgerland Striders Amber Bock Fun Run - Menomonee Park
Sept. 6 - Keen Fox Mad Moves Zumba - Naga-Waukee Park
Sept. 9-10 - Wisconsin Senior Olympics - Cycling - Menomonee Park
Sept. 12-14 - Webelos Jam-O-Ree - Menomonee Park
Sept. 13 - Chewbarka Dog Jog 5K - Minooka Park
Sept. 14 - Steps For Stripes Fun Walk for PH - Fox Brook Park
Sept. 20 - GRRoW 13th Annual Tails On Trails Dog Walk - Nashotah Park
Sept. 28 - Wisconsin Trail Assail - Series Final - Nashotah Park

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
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)