Ingham County Regional Trails and Parks Planning Process

Click HERE for more information.  Click HERE for the Draft Trails and Parks Comprehensive Report.

Upcoming Events

Mar 12

Winter Warm Up Blue Cross 5K

This is a finale to an eight week couch to 5K program, sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Community Partners in Health Coalition.  For more information please visit 
Mar 26

ICASF Easter Egg Hunt

ICASF Doggie Easter Egg Hunt is an event that will be held at Hawk Island. For more information visit

Park Updates

Winter Sports Status: Click HERE for the current status of winter sports activities. 

Park Administrative Office Hours: the park office will be closed on Monday, February 15th in observance of President's Day.  The office will re-open for normal hours on Tuesday, February 16th.

Shelter Reservations: Ingham County Parks have picnic shelters that accommodate 50 to 375 people.  Learn which shelter will best meet your group's needs by calling the parks office at 517-676-2233.

2016 Annual Park Passes Available

Annual 2016 passes, for Ingham County residents are available for $30. Annual passes are valid for one calendar year: January 1st - December 31st.  Non-Ingham County residents passes are $40.   Annual passes are available at all gatehouses.  There is a daily per vehicle entrance fee year-round of $3 for Ingham County residents and $5 for non-residents at Burchfield Park, Hawk Island, Lake Lansing Park-North, and Lake Lansing Park-South. No vehicle entrance fees will be collected one hour prior to the Friday night Band Shell concert at Lake Lansing Park-South.  Ingham County welcomes everyone to our parks. If paying the vehicle entrance fee would be a hardship, please ask the attendant to waive the fee with a hardship pass.