John Collins Park in East Grand Rapids, MI

Reeds Lake Trails John Collins

Park managed by City of East Grand Rapids

About John Collins Park

Address: 650 Lakeside Drive East Grand Rapids, MI 49506

If you are looking for a beautiful park with amazing views and a place for the kids to burn some energy, John Collins Park is it.

Walk the beautiful paved walking trails along the lake, pack a picnic lunch, or grab dinner at Rose's right next door.

The park begins the 4-mile long Reeds Lake Trail system, so you and the kids will get your steps in for the day.

The Walking Path at John Collins Park

Paved trail goes around the lake. The park serves as an anchor for the four mile Reeds Lake Trail.

Something Unique About This Destination

Rose's is a popular East Grand Rapids restaurant on the water and right next to the park. Walk to the restaurant to eat or grab some takeout and enjoy on a picnic table or bench at the park.

John Collins Park Features

  • Dog Friendly
  • Free Admission
  • Lake or River
  • Paved Walking Path
  • Paved Bike Path
  • Picnic Tables
  • Restrooms
  • River Access for Boat Launch
  • Walk to Ice Cream

Picnic Girls Reeds Lake EGR

Facilities: Restrooms are available. Park also contains an event space/plaza.

Stroller-Friendly? Yes, all or most areas

Time of Year? Open all year, from 7 AM to 10 PM