Eau Claire County Parks & Forest Department Maintains Seven Parks

Covid-19 Update 

County Parks are all OPEN. Entrance fees still apply. Day-use parks are open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. each day.  Coon Fork and Harstad offer campgrounds. 

Playgrounds are closed until further notice and campgrounds will remain closed until June 1, 2020.

Due to high call and email volume our response time is longer than normal.  We appreciate your patience and understanding.  Please email your questions to  Vehicle passes are still being processed and mailed.

Pack Out Your Garbage

Do your part by not littering and taking your garbage with you (if no receptacles are available or are full) when visiting our county parks. Help us keep the parks safe, clean and open for our outdoor enjoyment and recreation. 

Hunting and Dogs

Hunting is NOT allowed in county parks.  Dogs are allowed ONLY at Coon Fork, Harstad and Lowes Creek Parks but MUST be leashed at all times.  For more information on each specific park, click on the link below.

Big Falls County Park

Coon Fork County Park

Harstad County Park

Lake Altoona Park

Lake Eau Claire Park

L.L. Phillips County Park

Lowes Creek County Park

Tower Ridge County Park

Click here for vehicle entrance pass information