Ottawa County Parks & Recreation

Deer Creek Park

13426 - 60th Ave.
Coopersville, MI 49404


From Leonard Street, travel south on 60th Avenue to the park entrance.

Amenities & Activities

  • Boat launch for small boats and canoes only
  • Picnic tables
  • Rustic toilets
  • Barrier free facilities include rustic toilets.


This map shows amenities, parking areas, features and trails. Tucked away at the mouth of Deer Creek, this two-acre shady nook offers a peaceful retreat for fishing and picnicking. A boat launch, accommodating small boats and canoes, offers easy access to the Grand River.


March 1 through October 15:  7am to 10pm
October 16 through February 28:  7am to 8pm
The parking area is not plowed in winter.


There are no entry fees.

Dog Policy

  • Dogs are required to be leashed (10’ max) and under control at all times.
  • Dogs are not permitted in park buildings, restrooms, picnic shelters, off-trail, or as posted.
  • Owners must clean up after their pet and dispose of waste in a trash receptacle.
  • Leader dogs for persons with disabilities are permitted in all areas at any time.
  • Recognizing that most dogs enjoy running and playing freely, many Ottawa County Open Space Lands allow dogs year-round off leash.

Additional Park Rules


Parks Visitor Center

  • The Nature
    Education Center
    at Hemlock Crossing
    8115 West Olive Road
    West Olive, MI 49460
  • Tuesday - Saturday:
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Phone: (616) 786-4847

Administration Office

  • Room 267
    12220 Fillmore St.
    West Olive, MI 49460
  • Monday - Friday:
    8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Phone: (616) 738-4810
    Fax: (616) 738-4812
  • In Ottawa County:
    (888) 731-1001 ext.4810

General Park Hours*

March 1 - October 15
7:00am - 10:00pm
October 16 - February 28
7:00am - 8:00pm
*Some parks close in winter or have hours that vary. Select each park for specific park hours.