The Winooski Valley Park District (WVPD) is a cooperative partnership of eight member communities who share a common interest in protecting natural resources in the Winooski River Valley.
Today the Park District manages and protects:
18 Parks and Natural Areas
1,750+ Acres of Conservation Land
22+ Miles of Trail
13+ Miles of Shoreline on Lakes, Ponds, and Rivers
The WVPD serves the member communities of Burlington, Colchester, Essex, Essex Junction, Jericho, South Burlington, Williston, and Winooski.
Parks are open to the public year-round with no admission fees from dawn to dusk each day.
Enjoy WVPD Parks For:
– Walking, Hiking & Running
– Canoe & Kayak Access
– Snowshoeing & XC Skiing
– Picnic Areas & Rental Facilities
– Scenic Overlooks & Wildlife Viewing
The WVPD also offers:
- Volunteer & Stewardship Opportunities
- Service Learning Opportunities
- Community Events
WVPD Board of Trustees Information
The WVPD Board of Trustees meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 4:30pm unless otherwise noted. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic meetings will be held virtually via Zoom. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to attend a meeting. For meeting agenda, past meeting minutes, and more information on the WVPD’s Board of Trustees visit our Staff & Board of Trustees page.
Next regularly scheduled meeting date: March 21, 2023 at 4:30pm
For updates on the WVPD’s response and operations during the COVID-19 Pandemic, please visit our COVID-19 Response page.