Village of Caledonia 6922 Nicholson Road, Caledonia, WI 53108

Parks & Trails

 Chapla Park

One of Celedonia's smallest parks, Chapla Park's 8.9 acrea are nonetheless full of spectacular vistas, as it is located along the shores of Lake Michigan. This unique park is within walking distance of Racine County's Cliffside Park.




Crawford Park

This 17.9 acre park opened to the public in August of 2002 and achieved the 2003 Park Design Award of Merit from the Wisconsin Park and Recreation Association Park Section. It is located behind the Greentree Mall at 5051 Chester Lane. This park contains 2 ball diamonds, a neighborhood playground, a shelter with electricity, running water, flushing toilets (available for rent), a concession stand shelter with open toilets (when reserved), walking trails, 2 tennis courts, 2 half court basketball courts, 2 sand volleyball courts, a parking lot, and open space.


Gorney Park

This 40 acre park is located on Nicholson Road just north of 7 Mile Road (8201 Nicholson Road). It has 2 ball diamonds, 2 playgrounds, 2 shelters with electricity, 2 soccer fields (1 full size, 1 practice field), walking trails, and a handicapped accessible fishing pier on a beautiful, fish-stocked pond which will make you want to come back for more fun.



Joint Park


The Caledonia-Mount Pleasant Park is located at 9614 Hwy K in Franksville, WI. and  is available on an area rental basis. This park is jointly owned by the Villages of Caledonia and Mount Pleasant. This 55 acre park dedicated in 1952 features 5 covered picnic shelters and a small banquet hall that is rentable year round. This park hosts a variety of events from movies in the park, Relay for Life, Greater Racine Kennel dog show, Labor Fest and of course the world famous Kraut Music Festival on Father’s Day weekend. The Park Commission collaborates with other area organizations to bring activities that every resident can enjoy. Take the time to visit and admire the 100 year old oak tree’s behind the main hall or enjoy a picnic lunch as the children play on the kid-designed 20,000 square foot Kids Connection Community Built playground located  within the park. Check out the parks Facebook page for upcoming events as well as our website coming online shortly. General park info can be made by calling the park directly at 262-886-0352 or by email at


Linwood Park

This 17.8 acre park is located on the Root River off of 5 Mile Road, east of Highway 38 (7305 5 Mile Road). It has a shelter (available for rent), a playground, benches, and access directly to the Root River. The Caledonia Historical Society has located the Old Town Hall and the Old Sturtevant Train Depot in this park.



Maple Park

This 5 acre park is located off of Johnson Avenue in the new Maple Park Subdivision. This neighborhood park benefits the area with open space and a playground.



Nicholson Wildlife Refuge

This 127.4 acre park is the hidden gem of the park system. It is located on 5 Mile Road between Nicholson Road and County Trunk V (9500 5 Mile Road). This park has the Louise Erickson Trail which leads you back into the wetlands for viewing.



Woodland Park

This 3.9 acre park is located behind the East Side Community Center at 6156 Douglas Avenue. It has the Leffler Nature Trail with benches, picnic tables, and a brick patio.



Biking and Hiking In and Around Caledonia

There are a multitude of biking and hiking trails and patways to choose from:

Caledonia Bicycle Paths and Roadways from the Land Use Plan Report:

Caledonia Bicycle Paths

Caledonia Public Trails from the Land Use Plan Report:

Caledonia Existing and Proposed Public Trails