Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department

News and Information


Storybook Land and Land of Oz
Storybook Land and the Land of Oz are open for walk through 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Daily

Rides, Concessions and Gift Shop will open for the Season Memorial Day Weekend.

CDC Guidelines
To maintain social distancing (6’ apart) while in the park, if not wearing of a mask is recommended.
Practice proper hygiene
If you not feeling well please do not come into the park and stay home.

The Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department does NOT sanitize the displays or equipment.
Restroom are cleaned periodically as per the posted schedule

Parks & Recreation Openings & Closings
List of Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department openings, closing & delays

Playgrounds Policy
All playgrounds within the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation and Forestry system are open for public.  Please follow CDC Guidelines when using
COVID-19 Playground Closure Policy

Wylie Park Campground Information (605)626-3512
For further information, contact the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department at 626-7015.

Lee Park Golf Course and the Pro Shop
2020 Season - Open (call 605-626-7092 for restrictions)

For more information call 626-7092 and check out the Website.

Wylie Park Campground
2020 Wylie Park Camping Reservations are ongoing:
               **NEW**Online: Wylie Park Campground Reservations
                                        You will be redirected to the reservation system in a new window
                Over the Phone at (605)626-3512 or 1-888-326-9693
                In Person: Parks and Recreations Offices at 225 3rd Ave SE
2021 Wylie Park Camping Reservations will begin on Monday, January 4, 2021 at 7:00 a.m.

Employment Opportunities
Job descriptions for all of our current positions may be viewed here.
To download a printable job application, click this link.


Administrative Staff


View the Parks, Recreation, and Forestry staff directory.