Summer Fun in Oakland County!

It’s summer time in Oakland County and it’s also National Parks and Recreation month. In honor of both, we’d love to share some of the fantastic ways that you can have a blast this summer!

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We’re pretty sure that if you want to do it, Oakland County Parks has it. Did you know our parks offer hiking, biking, boating, fishing, camping, horseback riding and golfing? With over 67 miles of trails and 5 major river systems within our parks, you can get in touch with nature and observe the wonderful ecosystems that exist here.

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That’s not all, Oakland County parks also has bicycle motocross (BMX) for all ages, zip lining, climbing towers and two waterparks: Red Oaks Waterpark and Waterford Oaks Waterpark.

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Don’t forget our dog parks! Treat your best furry friend to a swim or doggy play date. It’s great socialization for you and your pup!

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Remember, the Oakland County Fair is also going on now through July 12. In addition to the many wonderful 4-H activities, there’s a ton of family fun to be had!

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Take a look at our video and hear from Dan Stencil, Executive Officer of Oakland County Parks and Recreation Commission, to learn more about what you can expect to find when you visit an Oakland County park.

We know you can’t wait to get outdoors and experience all of the fun that our parks have to offer! Happy National Parks and Recreation month and happy summer!

You can follow Oakland County Parks and Recreation at Oakland County Parks Web Site or on FacebookTwitter and Instagram for more ways to have fun all year round.

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