Take a break this holiday season with free park entry at Oakland County Parks

Escape the hustle and bustle of the holiday season by visiting an Oakland County Park on Guest Appreciation Days.

On Christmas Eve, visitors can enjoy free daily park entry with access to natural areas, trails and park amenities at these Oakland County Parks: Addison Oaks, Highland Oaks, Independence Oaks, Lyon Oaks, Orion Oaks, Red Oaks and Rose Oaks.

The dog parks at Lyon Oaks, Orion Oaks and Red Oaks will be open free of charge to visitors on both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Park hours are 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset, or as posted at the park. Dog parks are open until 8 p.m. on Christmas Day.

Park locations:
Addison Oaks, 1480 West Romeo Road, Leonard
Highland Oaks, 6555 Milford Road, Highland
Independence Oaks, 9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston
Lyon Oaks, 52221 Pontiac Trail, Wixom
Orion Oaks, 2301 W Clarkston Road, Lake Orion
Orion Oaks Dog Park, entrance on Joslyn between Clarkston and Scripps roads, Lake Orion Red Oaks Dog Park, 31353 Dequindre, Madison Heights
Rose Oaks, 10400 Fish Lake Road, Holly

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