2019: The Best Family Sledding Spots around Des Moines

2019: The Best Family Sledding Spots around Des Moines

Parents with kids eager to brave the outdoors don’t have to leave the City to find ideal sledding spots. We’ve rounded up a host of places where you can challenge the local powder for FREE. Safety first though, so be sure to check surroundings for sticks, rocks, and more, and wear a helmet and proper snow gear to keep warm. Bring your own equipment to these snow-covered destinations and be ready for some fun.

Don’t forget to check our Winter Fun Guide for more ideas on winter entertainment for your family, whether the weather outside is frightful, or delightful.

25+ Sledding Spots in Des Moines

Beavercreek Elementary

Where:  8701 Lyndhurst Drive; Johnston, IA 50131

Blank Golf Course

Where: 808 County Line Road; Des Moines, IA 50321

Phone: (515) 248-6300

Brenton Arboretum

Where: 25141 260th St, Dallas Center, IA 50063

Phone: (515) 992-4211

Bright – Grandview Golf Course

Where: 2401 E 29th Street; Des Moines, IA 50317

Phone: (515) 248-6301

Campbell Park

Where: 12385 Woodlands Parkway; Clive, IA 50325

Phone: (515) 223-6220

Capitol Hill

Where: 1111 East Court Avenue; Des Moines, IA

Centennial Park

Where: 1255 Warrior Lane; Waukee, Iowa 50263

Phone: (515) 978-0007

Country Club Glen Park

Where: 16335 Sheridan Avenue; Clive, IA 50325

Phone: (515) 223-6220

Doanes Park

Where: 5050 Doanes Park Road; Pleasant Hill, IA 50327

Phone: (515) 262-9368

Ewing Park

Where: 5300 Indianola Avenue; Des Moines, IA 50320

Phone: (515) 237-1386

Greenwood Park

Where: 4500 Grand Avenue; Des Moines, IA 50312

Phone: (515) 237-1386

Ironwood Park

Where: 2222 3rd Avenue SW; Altoona, IA 50009

Phone: (515) 967-5203

Jordan Creek Elementary

Where: 4501 Fuller Road; West Des Moines, IA

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Lions Park

Where: 507 13th Avenue SW; Altoona, IA 50009

Phone: (515) 967-5136

MacRae Park

Where: 1021 Davis Avenue; Des Moines, IA 50315

Phone: (515) 237-1386

Mercy West Clinic

Where: 1601 NW 114th Street; Clive, IA 50325

Metro Ice Sports Arena

Where: 5100 NW 72nd Street; Urbandale, IA 50322

Northcreek Park

Where:  2301 W 1st Street; Ankeny, IA 50023

Phone: (515) 963-3570

Otter Creek Golf Course

Where: 4100 NE Otter Creek Drive; Ankeny, IA 50021

Phone: (515) 965-6464

Pearson Park

Where: 1256 19th Street; West Des Moines, IA 50265

Phone: (515) 222-3444

Pointe Vista Park

Where: 9612 Enfield Drive; Johnston, IA 50131

Phone: (515) 727-8091

Southwoods Park

Where: 350 S. 35th Street; West Des Moines, IA 50265

Phone: (515) 222-3444

Summerbrook Park

Where: 1009 SE 8th Street; Ankeny, IA 50021

Phone: (515) 963-3570

Union Park

Where:  725 Thompson Avenue; Des Moines, IA

Phone: (515) 237-1386

Warrior Park

Where: 1050 4th Street; Waukee, IA

Phone: (515) 978-0007

Waveland Golf Course

Where: 4908 University Avenue; Des Moines, IA 50311

Phone: (515) 248-6302

Winter Park

Where: 5110 72nd Street; Urbandale, IA 50322

Phone: (515) 278-3963

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