Waukesha County

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Snowshoeing is welcomed at all Waukesha County Parks with winter hiking trails. Snowshoers are not permitted on packed and tracked cross country ski trails. 

Fox River Park - Waukesha
Trek wooded trails of varying difficulty levels. Parking at lower parking lot.

Menomonee Park - Menomonee Falls
Some trails are open during winter for snowshoeing. Parking at Pow Wow Lot, Family Camp Lot, and Picnic Area #2.

Minooka Park - Waukesha
Some trails are open during winter for snowshoeing. Parking at Picnic Area #5.

Muskego Park - Muskego
Some trails are packed for snowshoeing. Parking at Picnic Area #4.

Nashotah Park - Nashotah
Trails are packed for snowshoeing. Parking at Picnic Areas #1 or #2.

Retzer Nature Center - Waukesha
Trails are available for snowshoeing.

Rentals

Retzer Nature Center has both wooden styles (traditional) and aluminium styles (modern) rentals available daily during the Learning Center Building Hours (pending conditions). Snowshoes must stay on the Retzer Nature Center property.

Rentals are available weekdays: 8:15 a.m. and must be returned by 4:15 p.m. Saturdays: available at 10:15 a.m. and must be returned by 2:45 p.m.

Due to the JanBoree Special Event at Retzer Nature Center on Sat., Jan. 16, snowshoes will not be available for rent to the general public this day.

Rentals will be available on Sunday, January 17 from 10:00-3:00pm

Fees:
1/2 Day (4 hours) $5.00
Full Day (8 hours) $9.00