Park Closures – Updated 6/21/2021

The Bluebell Beach Splash Pad is closed until further notice for a water line fix.

Park Closures – Updated 6/21/2021

The Clover Beach swim area will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, June 22 for plant and algae treatment.

The swim area will reopen Wednesday, June 23.

Flint Riverfront Restoration Project Public Input Requested

Public input for the Flint Riverfront Restoration Project is requested through a public engagement session on Thursday, May 20 at 6:00pm or via  this survey link. For information on the public engagement and how you can join click here.

Park Closures – Updated 4/14/2021

In order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the following Park’s locations will be closed until further notice.  We encourage you to take advantage of the trails and open spaces throughout the parks while engaging in proper social distancing.

  • For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum Visitor’s Center and Treehouse

Parks Hours

While we encourage you to take advantage of the Parks and all they have to offer during this time, we want to remind you that parks close at sunset and this rule will be enforced.

Special Notice

February 13, 2020
Until further notice, effective immediately ALL PARKS will allow the possession and operation of unmanned aircraft so long as the operation is in accordance with Federal and State laws and does not violate any
criminal laws. Section P910615 shall not be deemed a criminal law for purposes of this notice.

Parks Rules

Click here for a complete list of Parks Rules.

Recent Vote on Marijuana Proposal – What You Need to Know in the Parks

As of November 6, 2018, Michigan voters voted to legalize marijuana. We want to remind park visitors, that although this proposal passed, it still does not allow public consumption of marijuana. Much like alcohol is prohibited within Genesee County Parks, so too is marijuana. Thank you for your understanding.