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Rogers-Lakewood Park


  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Bike Trail
  3. Boat Ramp (Trolling Motors ONLY)
  4. Disc Golf Course
  5. Fishing
  6. Open Play Area
  7. Parking
  8. Picnic Areas
  9. Picnic Shelters
  10. Picnic Tables
  11. Playground
  12. Restrooms
  13. Sledding
  14. Swings
  15. Trails
  16. Water

Location & Amenities

 A Premier Facility, this 122-acre park is one of Valparaiso’s premier facilities, with activities that include hiking, fishing, and boating. Plan your next family or neighborhood event at Rogers-Lakewood Park!  There are a total of 5 shelters located at Rogers-Lakewood Park available for rental.

Whether your passion is hiking, biking, fishing, boating, picnicking, or simply catching a few rays in the sunshine, Rogers-Lakewood provides something for every member of the family. Available activities and facilities include: Disc Golf Course, Discovery Day Camp, Hayrides, Lakewood Link Lakewood Park Store, rentals for Rowboats ($5 per hour), Paddle Boats ($5 per half hour), and Fishing Poles ($20 for 2 hours). 

Sledding is permitted near the Derby Downs building from dawn til dusk.  There are no sled rentals or park staff on duty. Sled at your own risk.  

Entrance Fees


Porter County Residents: Weekdays $4; Weekends $5. 
Non-Porter County Residents: Weekdays $6; Weekends $8.   
Season Pass: Standard Fee $50 Valparaiso City Resident $38
Senior/Veterans $12
Replacement Pass $5 


  1. Rogers-Lakewood Park - Discovery Shelter

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  2. Rogers-Lakewood Park - Kiwanis East Shelter

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  3. Rogers-Lakewood Park - Kiwanis West Shelter

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  4. Rogers-Lakewood Park- Hickory Grove Shelter

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