Waukesha County

Waukesha County parks, campgrounds, detailed county map, and lake maps

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Ashippun Lake Access-This site provides fishing and boating access onto Ashippun Lake, along with picnic tables for the day visitor. A public funded snowmobile trail runs through the site. From Oconomowoc, take Hwy. 67 north 3 1/2 miles to McMahon Road. Turn east and travel 1 1/2 miles to the access drive. Picnic tables, outhouses, boat landing. Picnic tables, outhouses, boat landing.

 

Menomonee Park-The sparkling clear water of 16-acre Menomonee Quarry Lake provides great opportunties for scuba diving, swimming and fishing. Hikers, skiers, snowmobilers and horseback riders will find trails throughout the 397 acres of rolling fields, maple woods, cattail marshes and wetlands. From Menomonee Falls, take Hwy. 74 southwest past Lannon to Cty. V. Turn north and travel 1 1/2 miles. Picnic tables, picnic shelter, outhouses, toilets, tent sites, trailer sites, swimming, beach, dressing rooms, hiking, nature trails, cross-country skiing, volleyball.

 

Minooka Park-A four-acre swimming and fishing pond is a major summer attraction, along with opportunties for nature study, hiking, and horseback riding through the woods. In the winter visitors come for sledding and cross-country skiing. Picnic areas are provided throughout the park, along with facilities for baseball, volleyball. soccer and archery. A group campsite is also available. From Waukesha, take Racine Ave. southeast to Sunset Drive. Turn west and continue to the park. Picnic tables, picnic shelter, outhouses, toilets, swimming, beach, dressing rooms, hiking, nature trails, cross-country skiing, baseball, volleyball.

 

Muskego Park-In the summer, the major attraction at this park is the swimming beach on a one-acre manmade pond. Hikers, skiers and horseback riders will find trails winding through the park.There are also 24 campsites available. From the junction of Cty. Y and Cty. L in Muskego, take Cty. L west 3/4 mile to the park. Picnic tables, picnic shelter, outhouses, toilets, tent sites, trailer sites, swimming, beach, dressing rooms, hiking, cross-country skiing, baseball, volleyball, tennis.

 

Naga-Waukee Park-This park has access to Lake Nagawicka, which is used for swimming, fishing, sailing, waterskiing, boating and canoeing. Hikers can take a footpath through the park, and the more adventurous can start a trek on the Ice Age Trail, which runs through the park. The park offers 33 campsites for visitors. East of Delafield, exit I-94 at Hwy. 83. Continue 1/2 mile north on Hwy. 83. Turn east on Golf Rd. and go to Cty. E. Turn north on E and travel 1/2 mile to the entrance. Picnic tables, picnic, shelter, outhouses, toilets, tent sites, trailer sites, swimming, beach, hiking, baseball, volleyball, golf, boat landing.

 

Nashota Park-At 443 acres this park is the largest in the county. It contains six short but scenic hiking trails that wind through the park. Grass Lake and Forest Lake are nice spots for a picnic. From Oconomowoc, take Hwy. 16 east to Cty. C. Turn south and continue to the park, which is 1/2 mile north of Nashota. Picnic tables, picnic shelter, toilets, hiking, nature trails, cross-country skiing, baseball, volleyball.

 

Nemahbin Lake Access-This eight acre landing provides fishing, boating and waterskiing access to the lake. Exit I-94 at Sawyer Road, just east of Oconomowoc. Go south and turn east on Cty. DR. Go 1/4 mile to the landing. Outhouses, boat landing.

 

Pewaukee Lake Access-This site provides access to the west end of Pewaukee lake, and has drinking water, soda machines and picnic tables. From I-94 east of Delafield, exit onto Cty. E. Turn north and travel one mile to the landing. Toilets, boat landing.

 

School Section Lake Access-This site offers fishing and boating access to School Section Lake.From Oconomowoc, take Hwy. 67 south through Dousman to Cty. D. Travel west on Cty. D to Scholl Section Lake Road. Continue west one mile to access on the left. Picnic tables, outhouses.

 

Waukesha County Parks Dept.

1320 Pewaukee Road

Waukesha, Wi. 53188

262-548-7801