Parks and Recreation Department

Municipal Service Center 4811 N. Saginaw Rd. Midland, MI 48640 Phone: 989-837-6930 Email:


Winter Weather Conditions at City of Midland Recreational Areas


During hours of operation you can call the City Forest Chalet at 835-7011

or contact the Parks Office M-F, 8am-5pm at 837-6930.

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Midland Girls Softball League

Beach Volleyball

BMX Bike Track

Adult Softball Games

-Redcoats Complex

-Emerson Park

Swimming Lessons/Pool Closures




Adult Kickball

Fall Softball

City Forest

-Ski Trail Conditions

- Ice Skating Rink

- Sled Hill

- Toboggan Runs

Emerson Ice Skating Rink

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City Forest Areas


SLEDDING HILL: When sled hill conditions are favorable, use at your own risk as conditions warrant. No steel runner blades, No toboggans or No snow boards allowed. Sleds can be rented at the Chalet during hours of operation.


SKATING RINK: Bring your own skates or rent them during hours of operation.


TOBOGGAN RUN: The toboggan runs are operational as weather permits and only available when staff is present. Toboggans must be rented from the City Forest; no personal toboggans are allowed. Reservations are not taken for tobogganing.

SKI TRAILS: Use at your own risk when conditions are favorable. Both classic and skate skiis available to rent for use On-Site ONLY during hours of operation.

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