Playful City - Map of All Eau Claire Playgrounds and Parks

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Bollinger Fields

990 West Hamilton Avenue

36.8 Acres. Baseball (90' fields), football, parking lot, picnic area, picnic shelter, recreational field area, soccer, baseball/softball fields, and toilet facilities.

Boyd Park

1202 Fairway St.

Boyd Park provides access to the Eau Claire River. People can partake in some shoreline fishing. There is also a pedestrian bridge that crosses the river granting access to city recreational trails on either side of the river. During the winter season enjoy a great outdoor rink with hockey nets and a useful warming house. Open 4-8pm during the week, and 1-9pm on weekends. Basketball hoops, fishing, hockey rink (snowbanked), skating rink, nature trails, parking lot, picnic area, picnic shelter, play equipment, recreational field area, scenic views, shelter house, soccer, toilet facilities and prairie area. 7.2 Acres.

Buffington Park

1220 Buffington Drive

One of the city's largest neighborhood parks. There is an expansive open recreational field.

Cameron Park

1601 11th St.

Basketball hoops, play equipment, recreational field area with backstop, shelter house and toilet facilities. 3.4 Acres.

Carson Park

101 Carson Park Dr

One of the more historical parks in the Upper Midwest. Carson Park in Eau Claire contains three major attractions, the Paul Bunyan Logging Camp, the Chippewa Valley Museum, along with Eau Claire's baseball stadium. The Eau Claire Express became the newest tenant of Carson Park in 2005. During the winter season Carson Park offers cross-country skiing with several shorter, groomed trails perfect for beginners looking to stay away from steep grades.

Children’s Museum of Eau Claire

220 S. Barstow St.

An interactive environment for kids and their grown-ups that inspires imagination, creativity, discovery and the love of learning. A favorite destination for families in the Chippewa Valley, the Children’s Museum offers non-traditional learning opportunities that help kids of all ages see, touch, learn and grow their way through important developmental milestones.

Delong Middle School Playground

2000 Vine St.

30.4 Acres. Archery, baseball (90' field), football, parking lot, recreational field area, soccer, baseball/softball field, swimming, tennis courts, toilet facilities and track.

Demmler Park

524 Putman Dr.

4 Acres. Basketball hoops, garden plot (community garden), hockey rink (snowbanked), play equipment, recreational field area, shelter house, and toilet facilities.

Eau Claire Soccer Park

1022 Violet St.

8.9 Acres. Basketball hoops, hockey rink (snowbanked), parking lot, play equipment, recreational field, shelter, soccer, toilet facilities, access to walking trail, and access to Eau Claire soccer park.

Eau Claire YMCA

700 Graham Ave.

Youth organization that provides local kids with a safe, fun, and energetic place to have fun and stay fit. Free weights and machines. Basketball, volleyball, racquetball, indoor track, and pool.

Fairfax Park

4200 Fairfax St.

Fairfax Park is a 75-acre park located on the south side of Eau Claire, with accommodations including a baseball field, two Little League fields and walking trails. It can be accessed from either Golf Road or Fairfax Street. And, being the only park not connected to a body of water, it is equipped with an outdoor pool. The pool season begins June 2 and the cost is $3.25 per person.

Half Moon Beach

615 Randall St.

4.1 Acres. Boat launch, fishing, parking lot, picnic area, scenic views, swimming, and toilet facilities.

Jaycette Park

2500 Patton St.

2 Acres. Parking lot, picnic area, picnic shelter, open area for play, and artwork.

Kessler Park

105 Walnut St.

1.9 Acres. Basketball hoops, play equipment, recreational field, shelter, and baseball/softball field.

Lakeshore Park

900 Broadway St.

2.8 Acres. Fishing, garden plot, parking lot, picnic area, recreational field, shelter, baseball/softball field, and recreational trail access.

McDonough Park

800 Centre St.

8.6 Acres. Pickleball courts, basketball hoops, fishing, garden, parking lot, picnic area, play equipment, recreational field area, scenic views, shelter, and access to Dells Pond.

Mitscher Park

3507 Sharon Drive

2.9 Acres. Basketball hoops, hockey rink (snowbanked), play equipment, recreational field, shelter, toilet facilities, backstop and volleyball posts.

Mt. Simon Park

100 Addison Ave.

49-acre park located on Dell's Pond with access off either Madison Street or Birch Street. This park offers a boat landing and dock, 2 picnic pavilions, 2 lighted sand volleyball courts, and an 9-hole disc golf course. Mt. Simon Park is also home to Eau Claire's Babe Ruth Baseball program.

Newell Park

122 S. Michigan St.

3 Acres. Basketball hoops, picnic area, picnic shelter, play equipment, recreational field, shelter, baseball/softball field, and toilet facilities.

Oakwood Hills Park

4433 Oakwood Hills Pkwy

9.9 Acres. Basketball hoop, parking lot, play equipment, recreational field, shelter, sliding hill, toilet facilities, and grass volleyball court.

Owen Park

1st Ave. and Water St.

This park has a band shell, children's playground, and 2 lighted tennis courts. Owen Park also provides access to the Chippewa River Recreation Trail.

Pinehurst Park

3523 Delbert Road

5.5 Acres. Hockey rink (boarded), ice skating, nature trails, parking lot, recreational field, scenic views, shelter, BMX bike park/pump track, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, sledding/tubing hill, and toilet facilities.

Putnam Heights Elementary Playground

633 W. Macarthur Ave

13.4 Acres. Basketball hoops, hockey rink (boarded), ice skating, nature trails, parking lot, play equipment, recreational field area, shelter, soccer, toilet facilities and handicap play equipment

Randall Park

Corner of Niagra and 3rd

2.9 Acres. Flower garden, picnic area, play equipment, statue, and picnic tables.

Riverview Park

2800 Riverview Drive

33-acre park located on the Chippewa River, with access from Riverview Drive. The park has 3 picnic pavilions that may be reserved plus a large boat landing.

Rod and Gun Club Park

1515 Rod and Gun Road

12-acre park located northwest of Carson Park on the shores of Half Moon Lake, with access off Clairemont Avenue. Facilities include one picnic pavilion, a sand volleyball court, and many attractive ponds and streams.

Roosevelt Elementary Playground

908 Folsom St.

4.5 Acres. Basketball hoops, hockey rink (boarded), ice skating, parking lot, play equipment, recreational field area, shelter, soccer and toilet facilities.

Sherman Elementary Playground

3110 Vine St.

8 Acres. Basketball hoops, parking lot, play equipment, recreational field area, soccer, baseball/softball field and adjecent to township park.

Sundet Park

4703 Robbin Road

5.1 Acres. Basketball hoops, nature trails, parking lot, play equipment, recreational field area, shelter, and toilet facilities.

Zephyr Hill Park

2526 Shady Grove Road

5.2 Acres.  Basketball hoops, parking lot, play equipment, recreational field, and baseball/softball fields.