Kalamazoo County Parks and Expo Center
Cold Brook Park
The Kalamazoo County Parks are open for limited use.
Cold Brook County Park closes daily at 9:00pm. Front Gate will be closed and locked at 9:00pm.
The following park amenities will remain closed by Executive Order 2020-59 issued by the State of Michigan and in consultation with local health professionals.
- All Park Restroom Facilities
- The Disc Golf Course
- Fishing Docks (shoreline fishing is open)
- Picnic Shelters and Picnic Tables
Trash Service is also limited. Please help keep the park clean – Carry In and Carry Out.
Cold Brook County Park
14467 East MN Avenue
Climax, MI 49034
Cold Brook County Park was acquired by Kalamazoo County in 1962. A popular campground and beach, Cold Brook has 276 acres consisting primarily of water in the form of three lakes and unique wetlands.
- 276 Acres
- 43 Campsites
- Blue, Long, & Portage Lakes
- Swimming Beach
- Boat Ramp
- Group Picnics & Outings
- Picnic Shelters
- Disc Golf
- Hiking Trails
- Volleyball & Softball
Cold Brook County Park is the perfect location for a family gathering, company picnic, school outing, or group picnic. Picnic shelters feature grills, electricity, water and clean modern restrooms at or near the shelters. For a list of available shelters, along with descriptions and fees, please visit our Picnic Shelters page.
Picnic shelter reservations can be reserved starting on the first business day of January. To make a reservation, call 269-383-8778. Payment is due at the time of reservation with a credit or debit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard & Discover.
Camping at Cold Brook
- 29 Improved Sites with Electric & Water
- 14 Rustic Sites
- Modern Restrooms & Showers
- Dump Station
- Firewood Sales
- Sites include a fire ring & picnic table
- Advance reservations available
- Accessible campsites available (sites 7 & 24)
Campsites can be reserved starting on the first business day of January. To make a reservation, call 269-383-8778. Payment is due at the time of reservation with a credit or debit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard & Discover. To make a reservation less than two weeks before your arrival date, call the park directly at 269-746-4270.
Rates:Rustic Camping per night $20
Improved Camping per night $25
Advance Reservation Fee $5
*The camping fees include the entrance fee for one vehicle. Additional vehicles must pay the daily vehicle entrance fee of $5 or purchase an annual vehicle permit.