About City Forest
City Forest is the largest park in the City of Midland, boasting 520 acres of hardwoods and pines. As one of the most utilized parks in the City, City Forest is perfect for a variety of year-round outdoor activities.
Chalet Rental in All Seasons
Spring - Summer - Fall
The Chalet at City Forest is available for rent from April 15 to November 15 for several types of occasions. For seating details and amenities see the Shelter rental brochure located under the City Forest Documents section.
The Chalet is rented for $40 an hour with a two-hour minimum. You can check availability dates and make your reservation by clicking on the Click here to reserve button on this page.
The Parks and Recreation Department offers rental packages for the Chalet in the winter months during non-hours of our winter operations program. It is based on weather, availability and approval. Contact the Parks and Recreation Department by email at Recreation@midland-mi.org or call (989) 837-6930 for details.
For further information please view our Winter Chalet rental Application Form listed under City Forest Documents section.
The City Forest Chalet has seating for approximately 36 plus standing room. The new furniture consists of (4) 5' tables, (4) overlook bar-style seating, (2) high top standing room only tables. In addition to the many miles of trails, the City Forest also has an outdoor fire pit just north of the Chalet and one double jumbo grill outside of the facility. Restrooms are located inside the facility.