Waukesha County

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Park System Fees


Waukesha County Parks is a fee-based park system. The entrance fees help offset the cost of maintaining the parks and lake access sites. You may pay daily fees or purchase an annual entrance sticker online. Retzer Nature Center does not require an entrance fee.

  • 2022 Picnic Pavilion Areas

    Picnic Pavilion Areas
    Fox River 1, 2, 3
    Fox Brook 1*
    Muskego 1, 2*, 3, 4*, 5
    Menomonee  2, 3
    Minooka 1, 2, 3, 5
    Mukwonago 2, 3
    Naga-Waukee 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Nashotah 1, 2 

    Facility 2022 Fee
    Picnic Pavilion Weekdays  $85.00
    Picnic Pavilion Weekends and Holidays  $160.00

    Includes: Covered area with cement base, picnic tables, indoor restrooms, electric, water, large grill, sandpit volleyball with net (in most areas).
    *Offers Caterer’s Room (No refrigerator or microwave).

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2023 Picnic Pavilion Areas

    Picnic Pavilion Areas
    Fox River 1, 2, 3
    Fox Brook 1*
    Muskego 1, 2*, 3, 4*, 5
    Menomonee  2, 3
    Minooka 1, 2, 3, 5
    Mukwonago 2, 3
    Naga-Waukee 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Nashotah 1, 2 

    Facility 2023 Fee
    Picnic Pavilion Weekdays  $85.00
    Picnic Pavilion Weekends and Holidays  $160.00

    Includes: Covered area with cement base, picnic tables, indoor restrooms, electric, water, large grill, sandpit volleyball with net (in most areas).
    *Offers Caterer’s Room (No refrigerator or microwave).

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2022 Rustic Picnic Areas

    Rustic Picnic Areas
    Minooka 4*
    Mukwonago 1 & 4

    Facility 2022 Fee
    Rustic Picnic Weekdays  $50.00
    Rustic Picnic Weekdays Weekends and Holidays $100.00 

    Includes: Covered area with cement base, picnic tables, pit toilet, large grill, sandpit volleyball with net. 

    *no electric or water

    Prices subject to change.

  • 2023 Rustic Picnic Areas

    Rustic Picnic Areas
    Minooka 4*
    Mukwonago 1 & 4

    Facility 2023 Fee
    Rustic Picnic Weekdays  $50.00
    Rustic Picnic Weekdays Weekends and Holidays $100.00 

    Includes: Covered area with cement base, picnic tables, pit toilet, large grill, sandpit volleyball with net. 

    *no electric or water

    Prices subject to change.

Waukesha County Park System Administration
Mailing Address:
 515 W. Moreland Blvd., Rm AC 230, Waukesha, WI 53188
Reception Desk:
 AC260
Business Hours: 
M-F, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (excluding Holidays) 
Phone: 
(262) 548-7801Email: parksinfo@waukeshacounty.gov

Fee-based Park Hours: Sunrise to 10 p.m. (Year-Round)
Daily Park Entrance Fee: $6 per car | $25 per bus

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