Walking and biking are heart-healthy activities that encourage family communication and offer opportunities for outdoor learning.
Walk, jog, skate or bike miles of natural and paved trails at Addison Oaks, Groveland Oaks, Highland Oaks, Independence Oaks, Lyon Oaks, Orion Oaks, Rose Oaks and Waterford Oaks.
Addison Oaks and Independence Oaks were recently named one of the Top 10 best family-friendly places to hike by MetroParent Magazine.
Dogs are welcome on trails but must be on a six-foot leash at all times (unless inside the dog parks at Lyon Oaks, Orion Oaks or Red Oaks).
Equestrian trails are also available at Addison Oaks, Highland Oaks and Rose Oaks.
Check out the Trails at a Glance chart for all of our park trail info, as well as the list of Countywide Trail Events.
Bike Rental Rates:
Mountain Bike (Addison Oaks)
Specialty Bike (Addison Oaks, Groveland Oaks)
$5/half hour plus $10 deposit
Visit the Trails: OakRoutes section of this site for detailed trail maps and activities throughout Oakland County. Additional maps of some parks in Oakland County (and Michigan) can be found at: Michigan Trail Maps.com
Please note that Oakland County Parks and Recreation staff routinely photographs and videotapes guests enjoying Oakland County Parks, facilities, events and equipment. These images may be used in print, visual presentations and on the website to promote the parks system. If you do not wish yourself and/or children to be photographed, please inform the photographer at that time. Enjoy your visit!