Stony Creek Metroparks | Kids Out and About Ann Arbor / Detroit

Stony Creek Metroparks

4300 Main Park Road
Shelby Township , MI , 48316
Phone: 586-781-4242
42° 42' 39.7332" N, 83° 4' 17.4072" W
Contact name: 
Julie Champion
Seasons in which we offer activities (select "All seasons" for all): 
Get that “up north” feeling without leaving the suburbs at top-rated Stony Creek Metropark. Extending across Oakland and Macomb counties, 4,461 scenic-acres abound with opportunity for outdoor recreation all year long.

Spend an afternoon boating or swimming in 500-acre Stony Creek Lake. This is prime fishing country with a state record crappie caught here. Hike, bike, run or inline skate through lush woodlands, serene wetlands and tallgrass prairies. In the winter, walk, cross-country ski or snowshoe across marked trails. A winter sports area includes snowboard, sled and toboggan hills. The Metropark also features a nature center, mountain bike skills course, disc-golf course, 18-hole regulation golf course, baseball diamonds, playgrounds, soccer fields, volleyball and basketball courts. Picnic areas with reservable shelters, grills and comfort stations are located throughout the park. Enjoy the best of nature and outdoor fun at Stony Creek Metropark. Huron-Clinton Metroparks 2014 annual vehicle entry permits go on sale September 16. The 2014 annual permits are valid from the time of purchase through the end of 2014.

A Metropark Motor Vehicle Entry Permit gives you access to all 13 Huron-Clinton Metroparks.

2014 Vehicle Entry Permits

Annual $30
Seniors (62+) $20
Daily $7
Joint Permit* $54
Annual Boats $35
Senior Boats (62+) $20
Daily Boat Launch $7






Walkers, bicyclists, and inline skaters can enjoy free access to all Metroparks by entering through the park roads and hike/bike trails.

Michigan’s $11 Recreation Passport, purchased for your Michigan license plate, allows entry into all Michigan State Parks. The Huron-Clinton Metroparks is a separate regional park system, and requires its own entry permit.

*The 2014 Joint Permit for Huron-Clinton Metroparks and Oakland County Parks offers entry to all parks within both park systems.

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