Adventure Begins Beyond The Horizon

When it’s time to get away, right away, the perfect destination is just around the corner. At your Genesee County Parks. Where 11,000 acres of woods, water, trails, beaches – and so much more – is waiting for you to discover.

Learning Is Our Second Nature

Some places are meant for enjoying nature. Others for learning about it. For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum is both. This 383-acre gem offers natural splendor, abundant animal life and education opportunities for all.

Make Your Mark On The World

Sometimes you need to get down and dirty. That’s when you make your way to Michigan’s best ORV park, the Mounds. We’ve got all kinds of terrain for all-terrain vehicle. And more mud than you’ll know what to do with.

Make Unforgettable Memories

With over 27 parks and multiple fishing sites, we guarantee you’ll have an unforgettable time and many stories to share.

Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad

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For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum

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Wolverine Campground

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The Mounds

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Explore All Genesee County Parks

Michigan’s largest county park system with more than 11,000 acres of woods, water, and fun. Click below to check out our park directory page to see all our fantastic parks and fishing sites!

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Summer 2024 Parks Playbook

The Parks Playbook is here for the summer! Discover all the exciting events and activities happening in your Genesee County parks. Don’t miss out on the fun—check out what’s going on today!
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Keep Genesee county beautiful

Each day Keep Genesee Beautiful works to encourage, educate and engage residents in creating beautiful, clean and sustainable neighborhoods, parks and open spaces throughout the City of Flint and Genesee County. Our goal is to improve communities, their environment and quality of life, by offering support to citizens who selflessly cultivate change in their neighborhoods. This is achieved by engaging with volunteers in order to extend the reach and impact of our initiatives and programs.


Reservation Portal

Click on the button below and take a few minutes to register your username and password. Then you’re ready to get started. If you have questions about online reservations or creating your password please call Genesee County Parks reservation department at 810.736.7100 ext. 6 or 800.648.PARK ext. 6.

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Park & Safety Notices

Find out about park closures, hours, special notices, rules and more. Also, learn about COVID-19 readiness, response, and recovery cycle and how our numbers continue to decline.


Special Event Rentals

Whether it’s for a wedding,  yearly family reunion, birthday, or graduation party, the Genesee County Parks has a place that will fit your entertainment needs and budget.