Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department

News and Information


Storybook Land and Land of Oz
Storybook Land and the Land of Oz is Closed for the 2020 Season

Rides, Concessions and Gift Shop open seasonally Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day Weekend.  Check back mid-April for 2021 information.


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 - Closed
(605)626-7092

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

Wylie Park Campground
2021 Wylie Park Camping Reservations will being on Monday, January 4, 2021 at 7:00 a.m.
               **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

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.