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Wicker Memorial Park features an array of amenities for the community to enjoy.  With an 18 hole golf course, 3 miles of trails, volleyball and tennis courts, a dog run, playground, picnic areas, banquet facilities and a recently added, one of a kind Splash Pad, Wicker Memorial Park has something to offer for all ages!  Wicker Memorial Park also features a first class playground for children and parents which provides safety without sacrificing fun.


Come visit our state of the art, well maintained playground.  The playground is located on the west side of the park, and has plenty of parking for all of your family.

Splash Pad

Splash PadSplash Pad

Are you looking for a place to take your kids on a hot summer's day? Then come enjoy Wicker Memorial Park's one of a kind Splash Pad. This 8,500 square foot water playground will entertain your children for hours upon hours. With over 30 spray features, the Splash Pad has become one of the region's most popular water attractions. The Splash Pad is open seven days a week during the summer months.


Hours of Operation:

10:30 am - 11:30 am          11:45 am - 12:45 pm

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm              2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm             4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Pricing is per session and ID is required.

Weekday Prices:

In township - $1

Out of township - $2

Out of state - $3

Weekend Prices:

In township - $2

Out of township - $3

Out of state - $4

**The first and third Tuesday of every Month is for children with Special Needs during the first session**

Cash only.  For more information about our Splash Pad, please give our office a call at 219-838-3420. (The township includes Highland, Hammond, East Chicago, Munster, and Whiting)

Bike Rentals

Walking Path

Our rentable bikes are a great way to get around Wicker Memorial Park or to enjoy the scenic trails. Bikes can be rented from the Splash Pad 7 days a week weather permitting.  We have a variety of bike types and sizes for adults and children, and we also have tandems (2-seaters) for rent.  The cost is $7 for one hour or $10 for two hours.  A valid driver's license is required to rent a bike.

Walking Path

Walking Path

Feeling like taking a walk or riding your bike in a safe, clean environment? Then, come enjoy Wicker Memorial Park's scenic trails. The 2.5 mile trail runs along the perimeter of the park, and is perfect for the avid walker, runner or bicyclist. The .5 mile inner trail takes you on a tour of all the parks amenities, including the Splash Pad, Volleyball Courts and Playground. All the trails at Wicker Memorial Park are paved and opened from dawn to dusk. Wicker Memorial Park strives to have the cleanest, most user friendly trails in the Region, so please come and take advantage of the Trails at Wicker Memorial Park.


Does your dog love to be a dog? Then, bring them to Wicker Memorial Parks's Dog Park! Located off of Indianapolis Boulevard, the Dog Park is a fenced in area where your dog can enjoy the freedom, while playing with other dogs. All friendly dogs are welcome!

Dog Park Rates

Township Resident      $25 1st dog      $10 additional dog

Out of Township         $60 1st dog      $20 addtional dog

Out of State              $100 1st dog     $30 additional dog

Dogs can be registered at the Wicker Memorial Park Picnic Office.  Please bring current vacination records and valid I.D. 

Dog Park Rules

  1. Dog Park is open from dawn to dusk.
  2. Dog Park patrons must register at the Wicker Memorial Park Picnic Office.
  3. Owners are legally responsible for their dogs and any injuries or damage caused by their dogs.
  4. Children 11 and under are not allowed in the dog park.  Ages 12-16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  5. Dogs should be leashed at all times prior to entering and leaving dog park.  One leash per dog.
  6. Dogs may not be left unattended.
  7. Dogs must wear a collar with identification and current rabies tags.  NO pinch collars.
  8. Dogs must be current on all vaccinations, including; Rabies, Distemper, Parainfluenza, Hepatitis, Parvovirus, and Bordatella.
  9. Puppies under six (6) months of age are not permitted in the dog park.
  10. Food and glass conatiners are prohibited from the dog park.  Training treats are allowed.
  11. Excessive barking is not allowed in the dog park.  Repect other dog park users. 
  12. Dogs that exhibit agressive behavior must be removed by their owner immediately.
  13. Unhealthy dogs or those in heat are prohibited from the dog park.
  14. No other animials are allowed in the dog park.
  15. Owners must immediatly clean up after their dog.  Mutt Mitts are provided for convenience.
  16. Only owners carrying a registration card are allowed in the dog park with their registered dog.
  17. Pursuant to Lake County Ordinance #1244F:  Pit Bull and Pit Bull mixes are prohibited from participating in unleashed dog parks.  Therefore, Pit Bull and Pit Bull mixes are not permitted in the dog park.

Wicker Memorial Park has the right to revoke or suspend dog park privileges to any patron

that does not follow the above stated rules.

Tennis & Volleyball Courts

Tennis CourtsWicker Memorial Park features 5 tennis courts and 3 volleyball courts for the community to enjoy. 

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