Grand Rapids is Bursting with Parks & Playgrounds for Kids to Explore
Exploring new parks is a great way to get out and discover different parts of West Michigan without spending a lot of money.
Getting outside and enjoying the fresh air is more popular than ever these days, so that’s why we’ve revamped the West Michigan Playgrounds Guide to help you find your family’s next favorite kids park with playground.
Amazing parks are everywhere in West Michigan. We’ve tracked down the best Grand Rapids playgrounds.
Some of the best playgrounds in Grand Rapids are tucked away in the corners of neighborhoods, others are in urban settings near downtown, and there are lakeshore parks on this list, too.
Directory of Kids Parks With Playgrounds
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Park managed by Robinson Township
About Robinson Township Park
What doesn't Robinson Township Park have?
Visitors will find a picnic area and shelter with grills, playground, restrooms, hiking & equestrian trails, biking paths, and athletic fields.
Don't forget Fido - this park is dog-friendly!
Trail Difficulty: Easy
There is so much to do at Robinson Township Park.
Athletes love this park. These gorgeous fields include areas for football, soccer and baseball. There's also tennis, basketball and beach volleyball courts!
The covered pavilion has dozens of picnic tables. There are grills available - and even a pig roast area.
The playground is fun for all ages.
Saddle up your horse for a ride down the equestrian trail, hike the one mile walking path or play a round of horseshoes.
The Playground at Robinson Township Park
Large shaded play area with multiple climbing features and swings over mulch.
Hiking Trail Details
Enjoy a hike through the woods of Robinson Township near Grand Haven on the one-mile natural surface walking trail.
Something Unique About This Destination
Horses are welcome!
Robinson Township Park Features
- Basketball Court
- Dog Friendly
- Free Admission
- Hiking Trails
- Horseshoe Pit
- Picnic Tables
- Sand Volleyball
- Soccer Fields
- Tennis Courts
Facilities: Restrooms and picnic shelter.
Stroller-Friendly? Playground or main areas only
Time of Year? April 1 - December 1: Open daily from 9 AM until dusk. Walk-ins during winter months are allowed.
Map of Grand Rapids Parks and Trails
Find your next outdoor adventure near you with our map of the best hiking trails, playgrounds and parks in West Michigan.