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Carver County Parks

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Get involved with the Planning & Development work for Waconia Regional Park!

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*Suggestions, thoughts and ideas can also be submitted to: parks@co.carver.mn.us


 Visit the Construction Project page for information about park and trail construction projects taking place at any of the Carver County Parks and Trails facilities.

Welcome to the web site of Carver County Parks. Carver County operates the parks of Baylor Regional Park, Lake Minnewashta Regional Park and Lake Waconia Regional Park. Each park is a natural resource based recreation area situated on the lakes of Eagle, Minnewashta and Waconia respectively. Within these parks you will find swimming beaches, picnic facilities, forests and prairies, trails, playgrounds, boat accesses, campgrounds, picnic shelters and more. Each park provides different opportunities and experiences. Discover more about these parks by clicking on the desired information listed below. For additional information, please contact the Carver County Park Office at (952) 466-5250 or by e-mail.

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Purchase a 2015/16 Annual Permit Online! 


Upcoming Events & Recreation Programs 2015... 


  • 11/7 - Geocaching for S'mores at Lake Waconia Regional Park 10am-noon Register Now!
  • 11/8 - Indoor Youth Archery at City of Carver Gym 1:00-3pm Register Now!
  • 11/9, 11/16, 11/30- Indoor Youth Archery Series at Watertown Primary School Register Now!


  • 12/12 - Indoor Youth Archery at Victoria Recreation Center 9:30-11:30am Register Now!


Click here to learn more about our Private Group Programming!

Click here for a complete listing of our upcoming 2015 recreation programs!


Carver County Park & Trail Locations:

County Map of DRT  for Main webpage

Park Mission Statement:

The purpose of the Parks and Recreation Department is to provide a variety of quality recreational experiences, services, and lands that meet the needs of the residents of Carver County and Carver County Regional Park users.

Parks & Trails Legacy Funding:

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More Information on Parks & Trails Legacy Funding