Washington County Parks

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Parks and Trails


Come experience high-quality lakes, woodlands, wetlands, and two nationally significant river valleys located within the Washington County Park system. 

We offer opportunities to camp, swim, picnicfish and miles of trails for hiking, biking, horse-back riding and cross country skiing.

Park Locations: 
Big Marine Park Reserve
Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park 
Hardwood Creek Trail
Historic Courthouse 
Lake Elmo Park Reserve
Pine Point Regional Park 
Point Douglas Park 
Square Lake Park
St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park 

County Parks Map

Upcoming Events & Programming


Victorian Christmas Gala Fundraiser at the Historic Courthouse
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See more information on use of goats controlling invasive shrubs in Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park