W264 S4500 River RoadWaukesha, WI 53189 (262) 970-6690 Park Hours: Sunrise to 10 pm (Year-Round)
Located in the Town of Waukesha, on the river, which shares its name, Fox River Park, is full of mature woodlands, wetlands and many species of wild flowers. You’ll feel like you’re in the northern woods of Wisconsin without leaving Waukesha County. The 257 acre park represents an outstanding area for providing a feeling of wilderness and solitude. No matter what time of the year one visits the park, the view and activity is ever-changing: spring brings delicate wildflowers; summer produces a wooded canopy for a hike through the forest; fall offers a breath taking color display and winter donates snow that glistens in the sun. The abundance of wildlife provides great opportunities for nature study and the exploration of the natural world. Many wildflowers and bird species can be viewed along the trails that wind through the park. The miles of paved trails draw hikers, bikers and rollerbladers throughout the summer to offer a variety of trail experiences.
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