Park Entrance Fees, Rental Fees, Camping Fees

PaddleboardersEntrance fees for all parks is $10 per vehicle per day or $30 for an annual pass. Watercraft rental equipment at Homestead Parklands and Glen Hills park are $10 per hour with a 2 hour initial max (Please see individual park pages for information on available watercraft rental). Camping is $30 per night for an electric site and $25 per night for a non-electric site. Shelters and Campsites may be reserved by visiting our parks reservations page.

Would you like to hold an event at a St. Croix County Park? Please contact one of the park managers and fill out this event form and email it to If you are a vendor and wish to set up at one of our parks please contact the park office and fill out this vendor form and email it to If you are a non-profit or food truck please fill out this NP form and email to us.

Take a "virtual tour" of St. Croix County, with a stop at each county park, by using our new and improved Explore St. Croix County Parks story map.

Annual Park Passes

Annual park passes are available for purchase at the following locations:

  • Online
  • Community Development Department - St. Croix County Government Center (Hudson)
  • Community Development Department - St. Croix County Ag Center (Baldwin)

Outdoor Recreation 

The St. Croix County Outdoor Recreation Plan serves as a guide to the development of parks and outdoor recreation facilities and is updated every five years. There is a need to provide for increasing recreational demand while at the same time improving quality of life, enhancing property values and protecting natural resources for future generations.

Pet Policy

Pets are allowed in county parks as long as they are on a leash less than 8’ long at all times per the Parks Ordinance Ch. 30. Pets are not allowed on the beaches or swimming areas and they must be picked up after.

Firewood Notice

Firewood may no longer be brought into the parks. This ban also includes pallets, lumber scraps and any other wood. If you have firewood with you:

  • Take it back home
  • Place it in a sealed container or bag and keep it in your vehicle for the duration of your stay
  • Failure to comply with this policy could result in revocation of camping permit and/or issuance of a citation. Thank you for your cooperation!

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