StoryWalks

StoryWalk Schedule - Spring 2024 Take a StoryWalk®! Pages from a featured book will be posted on signs along the path for your family to read together - along with ideas for things to look for and do as you walk! The story will be available to read during park hours....

Ottawa Sands Project Update

NOTICE: As of April 1, 2024, Ottawa Sands County Park will be temporarily closed to the public for construction and ecological restoration work. In addition to the work that continues at the Idema Explorers Camp, major construction will commence this spring on the...

Public Observatory at Hemlock Crossing is Temporarily Closed

NOTICE: the telescope in the Public Observatory at Hemlock Crossing is undergoing repairs and will be closed for the next 10 to 12 weeks. Friday Public Observing nights and astronomy programs will continue as scheduled, thanks to our dedicated SAAA members who will...

Expanding Horizons Along the Macatawa Greenway

Macatawa River Greenway Several projects are underway to further develop and connect the Macatawa Greenway. One current focus area is between Hawthorn Pond and Upper Macatawa Natural Area, where Macatawa Greenway partners have secured property needed to establish a...

Ways to Get Involved for Earth Day 2024

Celebrate Earth Day by volunteering in our parks! Join us to remove invasive species and clean up litter. Participants are welcome to come and go at any time during the events. Look for the volunteer-staffed table in the main parking lot at each location—all equipment...

New Recreation Software

WebTrac is our online registration system. This system will allow you to register online for programs, reserve a facility, and much more. If you already have a username and password, click below to log in to your account. Login to Your WebTrac Account       Create a...
New Recreation Software

New Recreation Software

WebTrac is our online registration system. This system will allow you to register online for programs, reserve a facility, and much more. If you already have a username and password, click below to log in to your account. Login to Your WebTrac Account       Create a...

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