Hours & Fees
2022 Park Hours (all times are EST)
- Jan 1-March 12: 10a-5:30p
- March 13-April 10: 10a-7p
- April 11-May 29: 10a-8:30p
- May 30-August 7: 10a-9p
- August 8-Sept 18: 10a-8:30p
- Sept 13-November 5: 10a-7p
- Nov 6-Dec 31: 10a-5:30p
Spicer Lake Nature Preserve opens one hour later and closes one hour earlier.
2022 Park Closed Dates
All County Parks are closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
Spicer Lake Nature Preserve is also closed: January 17, February 21, November 24 and December 24, 25 & 26.
2022 Offices Closed Dates
Park Offices are closed in observance of these County-designated holidays:
- January 17 - Martin Luther King Day
- February 21 - President’s Day
- April 15 - Good Friday
- May 3 - Primary Election Day
- May 30 - Memorial Day
- July 4 - Independence Day
- September 5 - Labor Day
- November 8 - Election Day
- November 11 - Veteran’s Day
- November 24 - Thanksgiving Day
- November 25 - Day After Thanksgiving
- December 26 - Day after Christmas
Reservation fees do not include park entrance fees. Gate fee is in effect on weekends, holidays and during special events/programs. Sites reserved for times other than regular park hours require a $40 / hour park ranger fee. A security deposit is also required for all reservations ($200 for enclosed buildings and $150 for open air pavilions. This deposit will be refunded if park rules and shelter policies are complied with and there is no damage or clean-up required at the site.
- $4 / In-County Vehicles
- $5 / Out-of County
- Vehicles All Special Event Parking: $8
- Busload: $.50 per person
- Annual Pass In-County: $27
- Annual Pass Out-of-County: $35
- Entry Fee Applies - April 1 - October 31 (weekends and holidays)
- Entry Fee charged on Fridays at Ferrettie / Baugo Creek County Park, Memorial Day though Labor Day.
- Entry Fee charged on Fridays at St. Patrick's County Park, Memorial Day though Labor Day.
- The Entry Fee also is in affect during winter programs and special events.