Amenities & Recreation Features
The canoe launch on the Milwaukee River, archery range, restrooms and shelter were completed in 2005. Disc golf, tee pads, greens and pins were established in 2006. A pagoda, a 1/4 mile long boardwalk through wetlands, and a paved walkway around the pond were added in 2007. All of the remaining Phase III development work was completed in 2008.
Recreational features currently available at Tendick Nature Park include:
- Archery Target Area
- Disc Golf course
- Forestry Planting
- Multi-use Trails
- Nature Study Area & Trails
- Off Road Parking Areas
- Other Park Equipment
- Picnic Tables
- Pond Skating
- Park Service Area
- River Canoe Access Area
- Winter Coasting Area
Currently many people are using this park for nature walks, disc golf and weddings. Park reservations
must be made for use of the shelter building. Several local high schools also use the park grounds for their cross country meets.
Tendick Park is not far from Hawthorne Hills County Golf Course and Pioneer Village, making its location ideal for all kinds of activity. For questions regarding the park contact the Planning and Parks Department.