Fitzgerald Park in Grand Ledge, MI

Park Managed by Eaton County

About Fitzgerald Park in Lansing
133 Fitzgerald Park Drive, Grand Ledge MI 48837
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check mark 40x40 navy blue Open: Open all year, from 8 AM to dusk
check mark 40x40 navy blue Stroller-Friendly? No, few or no areas, Playground or main areas only
check mark 40x40 navy blue Dogs Allowed? Yes, on leash
Fitzgerald Park is worth the drive for a perfect day of exploration with the whole family!

The nature trails lead to stunning views, the kids have plenty of places to play, photo ops are top notch and there is no shortage of things to do here - from disc golf to kayaking to a fish ladder and more.

This wonderful park is best known as the home of the “Ledges”—ancient sedimentary rock outcroppings lining the shores of the Grand River.

Facilities include six picnic sites, three miles of trails, volleyball, basketball, playground. Kayak launch for privately owned boats.

It's just a 40-minute drive for those used to hiking in Grand Rapids.

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Fitzgerald Park Grand Ledges

The Playground at Fitzgerald Park

Two playgrounds are available - one for older kids and one for smaller. Playground surface is sand.
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Hiking Trail Details
check mark 40x40 navy blue Trail Difficulty: Moderate
Trails are plentiful here. Be sure to use the restroom before exploring, as the park is huge and there are miles of walking trails.

The trail to the ledges (ancient sedimentary rock outcroppings lining the shores of the Grand River) can be a little tricky to find - find the paved path near the Ledges Playhouse to start this trail.

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Facilities at Fitzgerald Park
Park has multiple shelters and places to picnic. Restrooms are not heated, and thus are closed during the winter - at that time, portable restrooms are available.

What's Unique About Fitzgerald Park?
The biggest draw to the park are the ancient ledges (sedimentary rocks), which are reached via the nature trails along the Grand River. They are stunning and are perfect photo backdrops!

Fitzgerald Park Features & Amentities
Baseball or Softball Diamonds, Basketball Court, Disc Golf, Dog Friendly, Grills, Hike with a Payoff, Hiking Trails, Horseshoe Pit, Lake or River, Parking Fee, Pavilion, Picnic Tables, Playground, Restrooms, River Access for Boat Launch, Sand Volleyball, Shaded, Soccer Fields, Tennis Courts, Toddler Playground

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