Waukesha County's largest park at 579 acres consists of open mowed fields, meadows, fen, wetlands and high quality upland and lowland woodlands. Six miles of hiking trails turn to groomed cross-country ski trails in the winter. Other amenities include a 3.5 acres swimming pond with beach house, mountain bike trails, five reserveable picnic shelters and a dog exercise area. Beside skiing tails, winter activities include a sledding hill, winter hiking and snow shoeing.
Hours of Operation
Park hours: Sunrise to 10pm; Beach Hours: May 27 through September 30, sunrise to sunset.
Minooka Park is located approximately 2 miles southeast of the City of Waukesha at the corner of Racine Avenue and Sunset Drive.
- Pets Welcome/Inquire
Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
- Ski Skating
- Blue Gill
- Smallmouth Bass
Natural Attractions Type
- Parks, Forests, Trails
Trail Length (miles)
- 16 miles
- Inland Lake / River
Places To Stay: Near Minooka Park