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COVID-19 Limited Operations, Procedures and Closures

All services are by appointment only at this time.

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Ottawa County Parks & Recreation

Limited administrative office and phone hours are in effect.

The administrative office is open by appointment only.
Administrative staff are available by phone Monday-Friday from 9am-4:30 pm by calling (616) 738-4810.
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Nature Programs

The Nature Center remains closed, but we are now offering outdoor programs at various parks

Check out the schedule here »
Online programs are still available here »

Featured Parks

Ottawa Sands in Summer

Ottawa Sands

New! Ottawa Sands concept plans now available. Take a look and share your thoughts with us!

Hemlock Crossing

Hemlock Crossing

Located along the Pigeon River, this park offers a variety of ecosystems, family-friendly paths, and is a great spot to enjoy fall color.

Crockery Creek Natural Area

Crockery Creek Natural Area

Includes about two miles of hiking and cross-country ski trails meander along the creek, mature wooded ridges, floodplain forest, open hardwoods, wet meadows and buttonbush swamps.

Paw Paw Park

Paw Paw Park

The bridges, boardwalks and observation decks offer treasured, scenic views of the natural world within the City of Holland and along the Macatawa Greenway Trail.

Purchase your 2021 Ottawa County Parks Pass Online

Motor vehicle permits are required at Lakeshore parks Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Buy yours today!


Book a Facility Online

Reserve a park facility for your next event.

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Programs & Events

Check out upcoming programs and events!

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Ribbon Cutton on Project

Park Projects

Stay up-to-date on Ottawa County Parks projects

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Park News and Announcements



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