There are 16 County Parks with over 900 acres, some of which include the Cascade Falls, Urban Fishery, Falling Water Trail and two campgrounds; Pleasant Lake and Swains Lake. 3 firework shows are scheduled at the Cascade Falls along with a summer full of family entertainment. Please check our upcoming events for more information. Going to the park has always been a family summertime tradition. Fulfill this tradition by visiting one of the many attractions available in Jackson County.
The Cascades County Parks
The Cascades provide visitors a view of colorful waterfalls while they listen to beautiful music from the comfortable seats. Visitors can climb to the top of the Falls while dodging spraying water. Learn more by visiting The Cascades County Parks page.
Cascades Manor House
Cascades Manor House is Jackson's most historic landmark restaurant that overlooks Cascades Park. It is open to the public with a come as you are attire. The Manor House also features banquets, business meetings, golf outings, and receptions by reservation.
The Falling Waters Trail is a major east-west component of the Jackson County Regional Trail plan, connecting Cascades, Ella Sharp, Lime Lake and Swains Lake parks in south-central Michigan’s Jackson County with the city of Jackson.
Jackson County Parks Association (JCPA) is a non-profit support organization for the Jackson County Parks. JCPA is an outdoor-loving group of volunteers that help with the upkeep and improvements of the county parks. For more information view the Jackson County Parks Association.
Thank you Experience Jackson for your generous sponsorship's. Experience Jackson has been an asset to the Jackson County Parks and the community of Jackson. To keep updated with what is going on around town visit the Experience Jackson website.