Ernie Miller Park

Ernie Miller Park is JCPRD's 125-acre nature park consisting of a diverse range of habitats including tallgrass prairies, upland meadows, bottom land forest and a beautiful stream to explore.

The park also features an outdoor amphitheater with seating for 80 persons, picnic shelter, nature center and three miles of nature trails.

Ernie Miller Park Shelter

The park shelter is equipped with one multi-functional shelter available throughout the year. No fires or grills permitted at the park shelter.

Patrons can reserve shelters by phone at 913-831-3359 or walk-in to our registration office at Antioch Park Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Welcomed Events

Gatherings such as small weddings, graduations, corporate events, and birthdays are welcome. Alcohol is prohibited throughout Ernie Miller Park and Nature Center. To ensure the use of a shelter, reservations are recommended. Note, during your event, please have a copy of your reservation form available.