Activities at Rouge Park include:
Go Camping at the Scout Hollow Campground (Youth Groups only): More information here: detroitoutdoors.org
Walk, Run or Bike the Park: We have 7 miles of paved pathways through out the park making it the perfect place to reach your fitness goals!
Swim at the Brennan Pools: The pools are open seven days a week, noon to 8:00 pm, summers through Labor Day. Admission is $2.00. For more info call 313-653-0621.
Visit the Buffalo Soldiers Heritage Center: More info at facebook.com/buffalo-soldiers-heritage-association
Take a walk on the Prairie Pathway: Enjoy the butterfly garden and the 15 acres of restored native prairie. The entrance is located on Outer Drive south of Joy Rd.
Take a Nature Hike at the new Stone Bridge Nature Trail.
Watch the model airplanes fly at the Detroit Aeromodelers Alex Jefferson Airfield at Joy & Spinoza. More info at detroitaeromodelers.com
Visit D-Town Farm: a seven acre organic farm where they grow 30 different fruits, vegetables and herbs that are sold at farmers markets and to wholesale customers. The farm features four hoop houses for extended-season growing, bee-keeping, large-scale composting, farm tours and an annual harvest festival. More info at d-townfarm.com
Ride the MMBA Mountain Biking Trail: This 3 mile trail circles the Rouge River between Tireman and Joy Rd. The trailhead is at Outer Dr. and Tireman. More info at http://site.mcmba.org/index.php/trailguide-rougepark