Kent County Parks

Mission Statement

The Kent County Parks Department enhances the quality of life in Kent County by providing outstanding parks and trails adhering to the highest standards of recreation. The department efficiently achieves this vision by developing vibrant partnerships, sustainable funding, and accessible parks and trails that amply meet the needs of future generations.

Selected Performance Measures (PDF) »

The Parks Department is responsible for managing 37 county parks; including L.E. Kaufman Golf Course, Wabasis Lake Campground and Kent Trails.


Reservations for County Park facilities can now be made up to one year in advance. For reservations, please call (616) 632-PARK, or reserve online. For assistance with online reservations, please view our Step-by-Step Guide to Online Reservations.

Parks Online Reservation System »


Millennium Beach & Spray Park

Beach & Splashpad Fees »

2015 Season Rates
Day Passes Annual Passes
Adults (16-62) $4 Family $60
Seniors (63+) $3 Millennium "Family Plus" $70
Children (3-15) $2 Individual Adult (16-62) $40
under 3 free Individual Senior $25
    Nonprofit/Agency $50

Enclosed Shelters

Caledonia, Douglas Walker, Fallasburg, Johnson, Long Lake, Townsend, and Wabasis

2015 Season Rates
May - October
Friday, Saturday and Sunday Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
10am-3pm $325.00 10am-3pm $175.00
5pm-10pm $325.00 5pm-10pm $175.00
10am-10pm $525.00 10am-10pm $325.00

Douglas Walker Shelterhouse in Winter (Heated)

Winter Rates: November - February
10am-3pm   $350.00 10am-10pm   $575.00
5pm-10pm   $350.00  

Contact Us

Kent County Parks

1700 Butterworth SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49534-7065
(616) 632-PARK (7275)
Park Directory »

Wabasis Lake Campground

11220 Springhill Drive
Greenville, MI 48838

(616) 691-8056

L.E. Kaufman Golf Course

4807 Clyde Park Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49509

(616) 538-5050

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Employee Recognition

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