Outdoors

Androne Woods

7355 Cleophas Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 752-8342
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16 acres of partially restored oak woodland with 1.5 miles of trails. The woods are home to native birds and various plants. There is a small parking area and no restroom facilities. It is located south of Cleophas Road, just east of Smythe School Road.

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Apple Hut Orchard

3537 Duggan Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 362-1961
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Offers 17 varities of apple, gift shop, apple pies-baked and frozen, caramel apples, cider donuts, pumpkin bread, apple cinnamon bread, apple cider, james, honey, squash, apples by the 1/2 peck, peck, 1/2 bushel & bushel.

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Armstrong Eddy Park

1930 U.S. Hwy. 51
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2980
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A beautiful park, perfect for watching the sunset or doing other outdoor activities.

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Beckman Mill Park

11450 S. Cty. Hwy. H
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 757-5451
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Beckman Mill County Park is located 6 miles west of Beloit, Wisconsin. You will see an authentically restored 1868 grist mill, a new dam, mill pond,fish ladder, foot bridge, saw mill display and much more! There also events that are held here from time to time.

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Beloit College Poetry Garden

700 College St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 363-2000
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Beloit Dog Park

2425 Springbrook Ct.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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A great place to let your dog off the leash to run, play and socialize. Open year-round from dawn until dusk, the fenced in area allows your dog to be safely contained.

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Big Hill Park

1201 Big Hill Ct.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2929
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Big Hill Park offers: two playgrounds, one backstop/recreation field, four trails/walkways, a sand volleyball court, three park shelters, 5 parking lots, restroom building, an open space, two additional buildings and a view of Rock River.

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Brooks St. Park

757 Brooks St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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This park offers a playground and an open space.

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Brown-Hatchett Park

1315 Porter Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Brown-Hatchett Park has a playground, perfect for children or anyone who likes to use them.

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Christilla Park

2220 Christella Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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This park offers a playground, backstop/recreation field and an open space.

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Cleophas Reserve

6690 W. Cleophas Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 752-8342
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A 36 acre wetland along the East Branch Raccoon Creek, north of Cleophas road and east of Barnam Road. The area is being restored to native habitat. There are 3 miles of trails. Parking is across Cleophas Road at the Gabower Reilly Wetland. There are no restroom facilities.

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Double B Farm Country Store & Café

2777 S. Brostuen Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 921-0293
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Eagles Ridge Park

3731 Golden Eagle Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Eagles Ridge offers a playground and an open space.

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Field Park

260 W. Grand Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Field Park offers a playground and trails/walkways.

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Gabower-Reilly Reserve

6690 W. Cleophas Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 752-8342
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28 acres of wetland, prairie and oak savanna. Raccoon Creek flows through the area - a naturally reproducing trout stream. There are 2 miles of trails, native plants, limited parking and no restroom facilities. Located south of Cleophas Road, at the Barnam Road intersection.

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Harper’s Prairie

2201 Whipple St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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This small park offers a mowed walking trail around a pond. Prairie plants and water plants are abundant. No restrooms.

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Hilliard Park

1443 Athletic Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Hilliard Park is a great neighborhood park with a pavilion, restrooms and playground equipment. They also have a nine-hole disc golf course.

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Hinckley Park

2010 Liberty Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Hinckley Park has a playground, baseball field, two backstop/rec fields, one football field and an open space.

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Hononegah Campground

80 Hononegah Rd.
Rockton, IL 61072
P: (815) 877-6100
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Hope Park

826 Bellevue Pl.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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If you're looking for an open space and a playground, Hope Park has got both.

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Horace White Park

825 E. Grand Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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This park offers playgrounds, trail/walkway, a park shelter, two parking lots and an open space.

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Lee Lane Park

2208 Lee Ln.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Lee Lane Park has a playground, backstop/rec field and an open space!

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Leeson Park

2200 Milwaukee Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Leeson Park has a playground, baseball and softball field, trail/walkway, sled hill, two park shelters, two parking lots, a restroom building, open space and a building.

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Luety Park

1510 Prairie Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Luety Park is a nice park that has open space perfect for relaxing and enjoying nature, or letting your kids run around.

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Mechanics Green Park

1012 Broad St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Mechanics Green Park offers an open space perfect for whatever you may want to do.

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Merrill Park

950 5th St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Merrill Park offers a playground for children or those who may want to use it and an open space.

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Nature at the Confluence Learning Center

306 Dickop Street
South Beloit, IL 61080
P: (815) 200-6910
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They invite you to stop in for a visit to discover nature right in the middle of an urban area. They're located on property surrounded by the Rock River, Turtle Creek and Kelly Creek. Campus offers a 5-acre prairie restoration, learning gardens, pollinator gardens and more!

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Nygren Wetland Preserve

3109 W Rockton Rd.
Rockton, IL 61072
P: (815) 964-6666

Nygren Wetland Preserve is a natural area owned and managed by Natural Land Institute with over 721 acres of prairies, wetlands, bottomland forest and Raccoon Creek that runs through it. The 2.5 mile Dianne Nora Nature Trail circles the large wetland.

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Pacesetter Alpacas

5546 W. Plymouth Church Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 879-2770
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They are a small farm having been committed to their animals, customers and the alpaca fiber industry since 1995. They'd love to help you find the perfect alpaca to fit your lifestyle and your fiber needs and at the same time.

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Pearl Lake Campground

1220 Dearborn Ave.
South Beloit, IL 61080
P: (815) 389-1479
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Each campsite features water and electric hook-ups, a picnic table and a campfire pit and many sites also offer sewer connections. A clean and modern bath house adjacent to the beach is open 24 hours per day and offers flush toilets and shower facilities.

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Preservation Park

3444 Riverside Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2980
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There are two pavilions available for rental. Larger one has 15 picnic tables & island area for plug ins and applications for a picnic beer permit are available. Smaller pavilion has 4 picnic tables and island area for plug ins. No alcohol is allowed in this area.

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Rhodes Arboretum

1012 E. Grand Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Rhodes has one trail/walkway.

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Ridgewood Orchard

6420 S. Emerson Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 879-2849

The Ridgewood Orchard offers apples, honey, cider, syrups, jams, jellies and crafts. Open the day after Labor Day with Paula Reds and Zestars and more varieties coming after that.

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Ritsher Park

1320 Ritsher St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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This park has one playground and one open space area.

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Riverside Park

1160 Riverside Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Riverside Park has: one playground, a boat dock/ramp, 4 tennis courts, one ice rink/skating, one trail/walkway, 5 park shelters, 4 parking lots, 1 pond/basin, one open space area, 4 buildings, 1 area for concessions and a great view of the Rock River.

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Roosevelt Park

1701 Keeler Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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This park includes one baseball field and one open space area.

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Schellenger Park

215 Bluff St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Schellenger Park offers an open area space and a view of the Rock River.

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Schollmeyer Park

2767 E. Trail Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 757-5451
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Schollmeyer is located on one acre with canoeing opportunities.

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Spring Creek Reserve

3488 W. Spring Creek Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 752-8342
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Spring Creek reserve is a 33 acre prairie along Spring Creek just west of Beloit. There are 2.5 miles of trails. It is home to many native plants, including cup plants and coneflowers and much big bluestem. There is a small parking area and no restroom facilities.

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Stateline Restoration Prairie

540 Colby St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Offers 10 acres of tall grass, wild flowers and short trees. Site has an abundant collection of plants and animals and a plant species not easily found around the Stateline Area. The park offers a parking lot for vehicles and a bike rack.

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Stone Ledge Farm

6912 Manchester Rd.
South Beloit, IL 61080
P: (815) 509-1695
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Is a premier Morgan Horse training and academy stable in Northern Illinois. James and Becky have worked together training and showing Morgan horses, also launching a lesson and summer camp program. They also offer an extensive academy program and brokerage services.

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Strong Park

1000 Milwaukee Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Strong Park offers an open space, perfect for doing whatever is needed, whether it is playing with your kids or just relaxing in a park setting.

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Sugar River Park

11317 S. Nelson Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 757-5451
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Sugar River Park offers an area for fishing, canoeing, has a boat launch, and room for viewing wildlife.

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Summit Park

1218 Henry Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Offers a playground, basketball courts and soccer fields, disc golf, additional rec field, trails/walkways, 2 park shelters, one restroom building and an open space.

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Sweet-Allyn Park

7149 S. Cty. Hwy. J
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 757-5451
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Sweet-Allyn Park has: picnic shelters and tables, drinking water stations, fire pit, toilets, a children's playground, baseball diamond, fishing, canoeing and a scenic overlook.

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Telfer Park

2101 Cranston Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Telfer park offers: a playground, soccer field, baseball field, softball field, football field, ice rink, skate park, park shelter, three parking lots, open space, two buildings, and one concessions area.

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Totem Park

1955 Totem Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Totem Park has a trail/walkway and an open space for anything you could imagine.

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Townview Park

1935 Townview Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Townview Park has a playground, trail/walkways, and an open space.

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Tremont Park

1775 Tremont Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Tremont Park has playgrounds, which is great to bring your kids to, to have some fun.

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Turtle Creek Greenway

1801 Milwaukee Rd.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Turtle Creek Greenway has trails and walkways for you to see the beautiful nature in the park, they also have parking lots and open space.

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Turtle Creek Park

1312 E. Grand Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Turtle Creek Park offers a playground, basketball courts, softball fields and a building.

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Turtle Island Playground

1160 Riverside Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2929

In addition to the playground, Turtle Island also offers trails/walkways.

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U.S. Pride Park

1765 Shore Dr.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Vernon Park

934 Vernon Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Vernon Park offers playgrounds, 2 baseball fields, one football field, one park shelter, a restroom building and an open space.

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Village Green Park

100 E. Chapel St.
Rockton, IL 61072
P: (815) 624-7910

Village Green Park shares a space with Walt Williamson Pool and is in walking distance of several restaurants. The playground has two play structures, one for bigger kids and one for toddlers and a large swing set.

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Water Tower Park

1002 White Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2890
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Water Tower Park offers trails/walkways, parking lots, a building and a view of the Rock River.

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Welty Environmental Center

1201 Big Hill Ct.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 361-1377
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Welty offers year round environmental education for all ages. It is a place where both children and adults have hands-on encounters with nature.

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Williams Tree Farm

4661 Yale Bridge Rd.
Rockton, IL 61072
P: (815) 624-7579
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Family owned cut-your-own and pre-cut trees, gift shop, cabin cafe, homemade treats, wreaths, horse drawn hayrides, reindeer, camel and other animals!

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Wootton Park

1451 4th St.
Beloit, WI 53511
P: (608) 364-2929
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Wootton Park offers a boat dock/ramp, 5 tennis courts, a parking lot, and a view of the Rock River.

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