Environmental Information & Programs
Parks & Recreation Master Plan
Sports Field Reservations
Virtual Parks Tour
The mission of the Parks Department is to ensure that a wide array of recreational opportunities, both passive and active, are available to people of all age groups, interests and abilities, while protecting and conserving the integrity of our natural and historical resources.
The Parks Department is responsible for the operation, maintenance, planning, development and staffing of all City parks. Recreational activities are available year-round and include a lifeguarded swimming beach, fishing, boating, ice skating,and picnicking at
; hiking / biking / skiing trails, picnicking, a
, a sledding hill and shelter rentals at
; and active sports facilities at
that include baseball, soccer, tennis, basketball, roller hockey rinks and batting cages.
In addition to these services, the Parks Department hosts a number of annual events and provides for a variety of environmental and cultural heritage educational opportunities at the
Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm
New 2015 Vehicle Entry Fees
Bloomer/Yates Park Vehicle Entry Fee
Resident or Non-Resident
Annual Bloomer/Yates Pass
Spencer Park Vehicle Entry Fees
(vehicle registration determines residency)
Weekdays: Monday through Friday
Weekends & Holidays: Beginning Sat. May 16 through Labor Day, Sept. 7
Daily Bus (Weekdays)
Daily Bus (Weekends & Holidays)
Annual City Park Permit for Spencer & Bloomer/Yates
Michigan Recreation Passport
Show your support for outdoor recreation and help preserve green spaces for future generations
How much is the vehicle entry fee and which parks require them?
Can I reserve a shelter in one of your parks and is there a charge?
How do I reserve a sports field for baseball, softball or soccer?
How do I sign up for a sports league, recreation program, or enrichment class?
Are pets allowed in Rochester Hills parks?
Are alcoholic beverages permitted at City of Rochester Hills parks?
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Michael A. Hartner
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00
Virtual Parks Tour
Sat, May 30
Mon, Jun. 1
RARA Adult Soccer League Starts
Sat, Jun. 6
Tons of Trucks
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Clinton River Trail
Paint Creek Trail
Park Fee Schedule
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