Caledonia Lakeside Park in Caledonia, MI

Lakeside Park shore kids Ward

Park managed by Kent County Parks

About Caledonia Lakeside Park

Address: 370 N Lake St SE Caledonia, MI 49316

Pack your picnic lunches and head to Caledonia Lakeside Park for a day of fun!

Play on the two playgrounds, walk or bike the trail into town for ice cream, try your luck at fishing, or run and play in the open spaces. There's also easy access to the Paul Henry Thornapple Trail.

Enjoy your lunch at this fun kids park in either an open or closed shelter or dozens of picnic tables.

The park doesn't slow down during winter, with a large sledding hill and opportunities for ice fishing.

Trail Difficulty: Easy

The Playground at Caledonia Lakeside Park

The park offers both a large and a small playground, with play structures for the big and the little kids.

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The Walking Path at Caledonia Lakeside Park

The park serves as a staging area for the Thornapple Trail, which is a paved trail that leads to downtown Caledonia. Walkers, bikers and joggers can take advantage of this trail.

Hiking Trail Details

There is a short 1/3 mile walking trail around the park through the woods.

Or opt to walk into town for ice cream!

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Caledonia Lakeside Park Features

  • Baseball
  • Dog Friendly
  • Fishing Pond
  • Free Admission
  • Good for Rollerblading
  • Hike with a Payoff
  • Hiking Trails
  • Lake or River
  • Paved Walking Path
  • Paved Bike Path
  • Pavilion
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Shaded
  • Walk to Ice Cream

Caledonia Lakeside Park

Facilities: An open picnic shelter and an enclosed shelter are available, as well as dozens of picnic tables. The park offers two restroom areas - one near the large playground and the other near the picnic shelter.

Stroller-Friendly? Yes, all or most areas

Time of Year? Open May 1 - October 31; Open 7 AM to dusk