Milwaukee's original park!

This park has it all! Lake Park Bistro, golfing, hiking, a lighthouse, hiking trails, biking trails, and picnic spots galore! 

Take the Oak Leaf Trail throughout the park to make a loop around all of the main landmarks in this historic park! 

There are many things to see in this park! Multiple ravine trails, biking paths, and picnic areas that allow for people of all ages to have fun and enjoy a great view of the Lake. 

Start your journey by parking near the Lake Park Bistro and walk toward the waterfall trail down to Lake Drive. Work your way back up the trail to the Lion's bridges and check out North Point LighthouseIt is open Saturdays and Sundays 1-4pm. 

If you are up for fine dining, Lake Park Bistro is one of Milwaukee's most exquisite dining experiences! 

Pack List

  • Mosquito Spray
  • Hiking shoes 
  • A bike
  • Nice clothing if you plan on dining at Lake Park Bistro
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RT Distance 1 Miles
Elevation Gain 100 Feet
Activities Chillin, Photography, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Features
Bathrooms
Beach
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Food Nearby
Forest
Handicap Accessible
Lake
River
Romantic
Scenic
Waterfall

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