Home to 10,000 acres of parkland, Minneapolis Northwest has more than enough space to spread out and relax.
Top parks include Elm Creek Park Reserve in Maple Grove, Hennepin County’s largest regional park! It is home to an enormous playground, chlorinated swimming pond, disc golf, nature center, and a winter recreation area. Meanwhile, River Park in Brooklyn Park is a beautiful greenspace along the Mississippi, perfect for picnics and fishing. Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park spans both sides of the Mississippi and has exciting renovations in the works. Or, hang out at Central Park, the area’s newest urban park.
In the summer, Minneapolis Northwest parks come alive with music and movies in the park. Brooklyn Center celebrated their 100 year anniversary with the opening of Veterans Memorial Amphitheatre; the newest area hotspot for concerts, events, and other programs.
Fish Lake Regional Park, located in Maple Grove, offers outdoor recreation in a wooded lakeside setting. Water enthusiasts enjoy swimming, boating, kayaking or ice fishing on Fish Lake, and trails and paths are…More Info
Todd Anderson Field in Brooklyn Park is the only adaptive softball field in Minnesota developed specially for people with disabilities. Located in Brooklyn Park, Todd Anderson Field opened in August 2012 and has…More Info
Located at Central Avenue and 4th Street in downtown Osseo, Henry J. Boerboom Veterans Memorial Park offers a bandshell where concerts and performances are held during the summer months, along with movies and…More Info
Boundary Creek Park, located in Maple Grove, is a great lake to try fishing in the summer and fall. The south and east sides of the lake are suitable for shore fishing. If the fishing slows, enjoy the many…More Info
Brookdale Park, located in Brooklyn Park, offers a lot of fun activities during all four seasons. One of visitors favorite activities at Brookdale Park is the new dog park, perfect for all types of…More Info
The Brooklyn Center Community Center features an indoor 50 meter swimming pool, thrilling 150' water slide, zero depth entry wading pool, diving boards, and exercise room. The community center is a great place…More Info
The Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center provides a focal point and a gathering place for residents to participate in recreational and leisure time pursuits. Inside you will find racquetball courts,…More Info
The city's newest dog park boasts big grassy spaces and complete fencing around the park! $3 daily fee/ $10 per year.More Info
The two Brooklyn Park ice arenas provide 6,700 hours of indoor ice time annually. Approximately 100,000 skaters and spectators use these two facilities each year. The arenas are used for ice hockey and figure…More Info
Located in Bunker Hills Regional Park, Bunker Beach Water Park is a summer oasis for families. The park features a 25,000-square-foot wave pool with three-foot waves, six exciting waterslides and two body…More Info
Bunker Park Stable offers horseback rides on well-trained horses and ponies, and a friendly staff that is committed to providing you with a fun and safe equine experience - one you will remember! The facilities…More Info