If you’re looking to find some peace and quiet, the most recent spot in our “Great Parks!” series might be a perfect fit.
Park Name and Size: Waa Kee Sha Park. It is 22 acres and part of the Oswegoland Park District.
Location: Located at 4700 Reservation Road in Oswego. (I used my car’s GPS to find the park; For those of you who are more familiar with Oswego, the park district’s website notes that it is located on the south side of Reservation Road, off of Grove Road.)
Amenities: A playground; swingset; large picnic shelter; grills and picnic tables; natural area; trails for hiking and cross country skiing; horseshoe pits; fire ring; portable toilet.
Good For: Families, children, birthday parties and other large gatherings, hikers, cross-country skiiers.
Our Experience: My daughter and I were in Oswego a few weeks ago, and I wanted to check out something new to us. I got on my smart phone, went to the Oswegoland Park District’s list of parks and headed toward Waa Kee Sha Park solely because I was intrigued by its name.