Picnic Areas

Updated: 11/21/2014 09:56:55 AM

Picnic Areas


The Waukesha County Parks are great for a leisurely picnic lunch in the Family Picnic Areas, and for a bigger outing in the reservable Picnic Shelters and Pavilions.

Group picnic areas require a reservation. For availabilities and information, call 262-548-7801, e-mail, or visit the Park Office in the Waukesha County Courthouse at:

Waukesha County Parks and Land Use Department
515 W. Moreland Blvd., Rm. AC 230
Waukesha WI 53188
Monday - Friday | 8:15 am - 4 pm

IMPORTANT 2015 reservations begin Friday, January 2 at 8:15 am
First come/first served.   

Get the perfect day and park for your picnic -- reserve first thing on January 2:

Where Waukesha County Administration Building (map)
515 W. Moreland Blvd | Room AC 230.
Waukesha WI 53188 

How Arrive early and take a number: 

  1. 6 am: Outside the main entrance of the courthouse, take a number from Parks staff.
  2. 7:30 am: Building opens; numbers continue to be distributed in the hallway outside Room #AC230. 
  3. 8:15 am: All walk-in reservations are processed in order of numbering.
  4. Next: Upon completion of all walk-in reservations, emails and phone messages dated later than 8 am on January 2, 2015 will be returned.
  5. Last: emails and phone messages dated earlier than 8 am on January 2, 2015 will be returned.

Reservations for 2015 begin on January 2, 2015. Thank you! 

Reservation fees are due in full at time of booking via Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.

Picnic Areas

Where to find it

Fox Brook Park - Brookfield

Fox River Park - Waukesha

Menomonee Park - Menomonee Falls

Minooka Park - Waukesha

Mukwonago Park - Mukwonago

Muskego Park - Muskego

Naga-Waukee Park - Hartland

Nashotah Park - Nashotah

Picnic Areas Info:

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