Waukesha County

 

Park System Fees


Waukesha County Park System is an 8,500-acre natural resources-based system. Some parks and lake access sites require an annual membership or daily permit. A portion of these fees helps us maintain parkland. (No fee at Retzer Nature Center.)

Local Plan Public Comments:

The Waukesha-Ozaukee-Washington Workforce Development Board invites public comments on its Draft Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act 2024-2027 Local Plan.  The 30-day public comment period, which opened on February 19, 2024 will end on March  20, 2024. Questions or comments should be sent via email to aksmith@waukeshacounty.gov by March 20, 2024. The plan, all comments received, and responses will be submitted to the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development by May 15, 2024.

  • Lake Access Annual Memberships

    2024 Annual Lake Access Memberships

    Memberships are valid from the date of purchase through December 31, 2024. 

    Enjoy access to the following fee-based lake access sites: 

    • Nagawicka Lake
    • Pewaukee Lake
    • Nemahbin Lake
    • School Section Lake

    • Ashippun Lake: No fee

    Tip: Have your license plate information handy. Entry of your vehicle plate information is required upon purchase. 

    Please note: Annual memberships and daily permits are verified by a license plate scanner at each Lake Access entrance. No more windshield stickers!

  • Lake Access Daily Permits

    Daily Lake Access Launch Permits

    Joining us just for the day? Grab a Lake Access daily permit and get over to

    • Nagawicka Lake
    • Pewaukee Lake
    • Nemahbin Lake
    • School Section Lake

    • Ashippun Lake: No annual membership or daily permit required

    Tip: Have your license plate information handy. Entry of your vehicle plate information is required upon purchase. 


    

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Park Hours Sunrise to 10 pm • 365 days a year

Waukesha County Park System
515 W. Moreland Blvd • AC 230
Waukesha WI 53188 (map)

Hours M-F • 8 am - 4:30 pm* (closed holidays)
Visit us in person in room AC 260
*Rentals: in-person support 8 am - 4 pm
Contact us 262-548-7801 | ParksInfo@WaukeshaCounty.gov

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