Parks and Facilities Currently Open
Staffed park office locations for reservations and questions include:
- OCPR Administration Office – 2800 Watkins Lake Road, Waterford 48328; Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 248-858-0906
- Recreation Programs and Services Office - 2800 Watkins Lake Road, Waterford 48328; Monday-Friday. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 248-858-0916.
- Independence Oaks County Park Office - Monday-Friday; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
- Groveland Oaks Campground and County Park -beginning Monday, Oct. 5 the park office will be open 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Monday -
Friday. Campground is closed for the season.
Now taking reservation for picnic shelters, pavilion, building and facility rentals and sports fields (soccer, cricket, baseball)
- Select Mobile Recreation Units rentals available.
- Ongoing self-led program opportunities include: community scavenger hunts
- In-person program opportunities include: public nature programs, appointment-based nature programs (field trips, scout badges)
- Virtual program opportunities include: Historical Series, Nature Education Series, Natural Resources Series.
- Coming soon: Virtual Nature Programs with take-and-make crafts
These parks have normal operations and will remain open as long as staffing and safety allow:
- More than 80 miles of trails; daily fee or 2020 OCPR annual permit. On sale here.
- Playgrounds at all parks
- Modern restrooms open at Addison Oaks Adams Lake Lodge; Catalpa Oaks, Lyon Oaks and Independence Oaks. Please bring your own drinking water;
water fountains are closed to prevent the spread of COVID
- Red Oaks Nature Center is open for restrooms and purchase of OCPR annual vehicle permits only.
Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday noon-5 p.m.
- Oakland County Farmers Market in Waterford is open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, please wear a face mask
- Disc Golf Course at Addison Oaks County Park
- Three dog parks: Lyon Oaks, Orion Oaks and Red Oaks.
- Holly Oaks ORV Park; visit the webpage for hours
The limit of individuals permitted for indoor and outdoor programs, events and gatherings is dependent upon state executive orders issued to protect
Cancelled/or Closed for the Season
- Addison Oaks Campground
- Groveland Oaks Campground
- Nature Center exhibits
- Waterford Oaks BMX Track
- Orion Oaks Dog Dock
- All five golf courses
- Openings of the Red Oaks
and Lewis E. Wint Nature
Centers for hosting indoor
programs to be determined
by an increase of indoor
capacity per the Governor’s