Park managed by Kent County Parks
About Johnson Park
Address: 2600 Wilson Ave Walker, MI 49534
Johnson Park is a huge park with lots of shade trees - perfect for a hot summer day with the whole family!
Kids can explore TWO playgrounds and will love all the space to run.
Parents will love that this is a clean park with beautiful views and lots of picnic areas to make a fun day of it.
Trail Difficulty: Moderate
The Playground at Johnson Park
Two playgrounds are available - the yellow and the red. They are woodchipped and offer large structures with lots of slides, swings and climbing areas.
The Walking Path at Johnson Park
Park connects to Millennium Park through the Kent Trails system for a nice long bike ride or walk. There is also a paved path for biking and nature exploration.
Hiking Trail Details
Johnson Park is divided into two main sections. The trails in the southern main portion has wooded natural hiking trails.
Hikers will discover all kinds of wildlife throughout the park.
There is also a paved trail in this portion of Johnson Park, perfect for biking.
The northern end of the park is hillier.
No matter which end you hike, it will be through the woods so be sure to bring the bug spray.
Something Unique About This Destination
Park is huge - nearly 260 acres! It might be helpful to check out the park map before heading out.
Johnson Park Features
- Disc Golf
- Dog Friendly
- Fishing Pond
- Free Admission
- Hiking Trails
- Lake or River
- Paved Walking Path
- Paved Bike Path
- Picnic Tables
- River Access for Boat Launch
Facilities: An open shelter is available. The park also has a historic enclosed shelter that can be rented out. Restrooms are conveniently located near the playground.
Stroller-Friendly? Playground or main areas only, Not on trails
Time of Year? Open May 1 - October 31; Open 7 AM to sunset