Turtle Cove Family Aquatic Center Reopens July 1
Who’s ready to take a dip in the pool, race down the waterslides
and float along the lazy river? Then you’ll be excited to read
that Turtle Cove Family Aquatic Center in Lower Huron Metropark
will reopen this Thursday, July 1!
Open from noon-7 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays.
Limited capacities until lifeguard staffing levels allow
All water features including the waterslides, splash pad,
lazy river, zero-depth pool and of course the dump bucket
will be open.
Food & beverage concessions will be closed until further
Pricing and more details can be found at https://www.metroparks.com/parks/lower-huron-metropark/lower-huron-metropark-activities/#10 on
and after July 1.
Pools and Splash Pads Go Back to One Full Day Session and Higher
Turtle Cove isn’t the only spot in the Metroparks to cool down
this summer – the splash pads in Kensington, Indian Springs and
Lake St. Clair Metroparks and pools at Lake St. Clair and Willow
Metroparks are all open for the season. Starting July 1, these
facilities will go back to longer sessions with higher
capacities. That means there’s even more time to splash and play
at every visit.
The Great Wave Pool at Lake Erie Metropark remains closed. The
Metroparks are still in need of lifeguards in order to open this
facility. Metroparks is offering FREE American Red Cross
certified lifeguard training to those interested in joining the
Must be at least 15 years of age to apply.
Free lifeguard course taking place July 5 – 7.
Apply online at www.Metroparks.com/hiring prior
to the course to be considered.
Must be willing to work at Lake Erie Metropark Wavepool
starting immediately after successful completion of the
Nature Centers Reopen to the Public
After more than a year of being closed, the nature centers and
Marshlands Museum in the Metroparks are officially open to the
public. Visitors are welcomed back to enjoy the interactive
displays, ask questions and discover more about the wildlife and
history of our region. Lake St. Clair Metropark Nature Center
has a brand-new look with displays that were unveiled virtually
this year. Oakwoods Nature Center also boasts a completely
renovated display area indoors. Take a trip and see them for
Learn more about Metroparks nature and farm centers at https://www.metroparks.com/facilities-education/interpretive-centers/
So, the next time you’re looking for some summer fun – look no
further than your Metroparks. We’ll see you out here.