Passport to Parks

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2017 Passport to Parks: Click Here to Download your printable Passport to Parks and get started on some fun this summer! Or you can pick up a passport at Quarry Hill Nature Center or the Parks & Rec Admin Office in City Hall.

You'll find all the links and info for your passport below:

5 Reasons to Visit a Neighborhood Park or Trail:

1.  Adventure

2.  It's good for your health

3.  It helps to build community

4.  It's good for the environment

5.  It's Free!

A great big thank you to Scheels for being the Prizes Sponsor for the Passport to Parks program this summer!

Prize Packages:

  1. Disc Golf Package (discs and carrying bag)
  2. Ogodisk Package
  3. Backyard Camping Package (tent, sleeping bag, chair and fishing pole campfire roaster)
  4. Spikeball Kit
  5. Disc Golf Package (discs and carrying bag)
  6. Kan Jam Package
  7. Spikeball Kit
  8. Kickball/Baseball Package (kickball, kid's bat & ball and bases)

CLICK HERE to register your passports for a chance to win one of the fabulous prizes listed above. Prize drawing was completed on Aug. 28, 2017

The link to register your passport will be added on June 30.  You can register your passport and enter the drawing for one of the great prizes provided by Scheels. 


Passport Page Information

Click Here for a link to a map of all of Rochester's parks, trail and park facilities to find a park near you (Page 4)

Click Here for all the info on the Go! Play! Explore! Mobile Rec trailer (Page 5)

Click Here for a link to the all the city's bike loop maps (under the "Individual Loop Pages" heading) (Page 6)

Location Update (Biking: Page 6).  The Quarry Hill bike repair station has been taken down during construction.  If you bike to Quarry Hill you can get the bike stamp in the nature center during their open hours.

Splish Splash Pages (Page 12-13):

  • Bring your passport and get free admission to Soldiers Field or Silver Lake Pools on July 15 & 16.  You can Click Here for open swim hours at the pools (A max of 1 adult and 1 child may receive free admission per passport).  Prices for additional family members or guests are $5 per adult and $4 per child.

  • Join us on July 22 for an event at Cascade Lake beach.  We'll be posting more information here soon on this event.

  • Foster Arend Beach will be open May 28 - September 5 (10 AM - 8 PM on the weekends and Noon - 8 PM on weekdays).  Join us for the Scheels Paddle Sport Demo on June 17 from 10 AM - 2 PM.

If you have any questions about the passport feel free to Contact Us


A huge thank you to our partners and sponsors!!

 Quarry Hill Nature Center

Contributing Sponsors:


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