The 1,200 acre Menomonee Valley is about the size of New York's Central Park. There are more than 60 acres of new trails and park space,  45 acres of native plants that are improving wildlife habitat and water quality, and more than three miles of Menomonee River to enjoy. 

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THREE BRIDGES PARK

Three Bridges Park is a 24-acre park in the heart of the city with: two miles of accessible biking and walking trails; river access for fishing,  canoeing, and kayaking; 42 community gardens; and three bike/pedestrian bridges. Photo: Adam Carr

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HANK AARON

STATE TRAIL

The Hank Aaron State Trail is a continuous trail from Lake Michigan to the Milwaukee/Waukesha county line. It's 12 miles long and is the only urban state trail..

 

MENOMONEE RIVER

The Menomonee River is great for fishing, kayaking, canoeing, and boating in general. There are small craft boat launches at Emmber Lane and Valley Passage.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER

The Urban Ecology Center brings the wonders of the outdoors and curious people together. Programs bring our city’s children and families into nature and as a result our urban parks are safe to visit, our kids are aquiring the science skills they need to succeed, and adults keep on learning about how our changing world around us works.

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SKATE PARK

Indoor skate & BMX park

 

 

 

 

 


ABOUT NATIVE PLANTS