Archives For Des Moines Parks and Recreation

Sargent Park is a Hit on Hot Summer Days - dsm4kids.com

Itching to get the kids outside and partake in some sort of recreational activity? Check out Sargent Park, which is home to Des Moines’ first natural playscape. With its native vegetation and proximity to Four Mile Creek, the Park, boasts a variety of ways for young outdoor-enthusiasts to pass the time. Got a climber?  There’s plenty of natural structures for kids to ascend and conquer. If you like to walk, there’s a nice path that meanders around the park. And, another really cool thing? The park has a sprayground and creek access. Continue Reading…

Take the Tour and Win! - Visit 31 Parks in 31 Days with Tour DM Parks - dsm4kids.com

Parks are one of the few places in the whole wide world where a kid’s sole responsibility is to have as much fun as possible! Kids can be an astronaut soaring to the moon on a rocket slide or a deep sea diver in search of buried treasure at the aquatic center. From playgrounds to rose gardens, golf courses to wading pools, this is a fantastic time to check out the very coolest parks, trails and facilities that Des Moines has to offer! Continue Reading…