Ad Hoc Items

Special Offers

From time to time, the on-line Park Market offers unique smaller gifts, such as calendars or note cards featuring our beautiful parks. Here’s what special today.


101 Things to Do in Milwaukee Parks

The unofficial guide to greenspaces in and around Milwaukee. Written by Barbara Ali, a local resident and Park People Board member. Read more about Barbara here. Barbara also blogs about here experiences discovering new parks and open spaces and the many things they offer. Check out the Blog here.


Trail / Parks Map
A full sized (24” x 36”) color map of the Oak Leaf Trails, complete with all parks and parkways. This maps serves as a guide to recreational opportunities on land and water in Milwaukee County. Included on the map are the Oak Leaf Trail, 18 Forked Aster hiking/nature trails, Water Tails, the Hank Aaron State Trail, Mountain Biking Trails and Birding Hotpots.


Oak Leaf Discovery Tour®
A summer long event that encourages you to tour the beautiful 125 miles of Milwaukee County Parks Trails System.

Current Events

Our Photo Gallery has many pictures of the Friends Groups enjoying the parks and sponsored events.


The Park People Annual Friends Group Meeting

For information on the upcoming meeting, please contact to answer questions you have: including your name and the Friends Group you represent, or general questions about Park People and Friends Groups in your area.


Become a Weed-Out®  Warrior! This is an excellent community service project to help effectively remove invasive weeds. Some of the worst invasive weeds affecting our parks include garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolate), dame’s rocket (Hesperis matronalis), buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica and frangula), burdock (Arctium) and honeysuckle (Lonicera spp.).