Ottawa County Parks & Recreation

Featured Parks

Pigeon Creek

Enjoy snowshoeing, a sledding hill, and 10+ miles of groomed cross-country ski trails. During satisfactory snow conditions, skis and snowshoes are available to rent at the Pigeon Creek Lodge. Don’t forget to come in and enjoy the fire or a cup of hot cocoa.

Ottawa Sands

Learn more about this exciting acquisition and plan your visit to Ottawa Sands.

Riley Trails

These multi-use trails are open year-round to hikers and cyclists. The trails are popular for fat tire biking and cross-country skiing in the winter.

Stearns Creek

Visit the newest Ottawa County Parks property!

Nature Center at Hemlock Crossing

The Nature Center has exhibits, a wildlife den with critters and activities, a wildlife viewing area, and a gift shop. We also hosts a variety of public programs and summer camps as well as educational programs for schools and other groups. Visit us soon!

Connor Bayou

Stunning views of the Grand River and meandering hiking trails along wetlands and through hardwood forest. You can access a newly completed segment of the Idema Explorers Trail.

Grand Ravines

Visit the award-winning Grand Ravines! Spots of interest are the 275’ suspension bridge, ravine overlook, stunning river views, a woodland staircase, and a segment of the Idema Explorers Trail.



Programs & Events

Check out upcoming programs and events!

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Park Projects

Stay up-to-date on Ottawa County Parks projects

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Book a Facility Online

Reserve a park facility for your next event.

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Ottawa County Parks Pass

Buy an annual permit for Ottawa County Parks!


Park News and Announcements

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