Knolls Park is a treasure, set away under mature trees with lots of shade. A very tall playground set with a smaller toddler one, and paved path nearby. There is a sand pit for digging, so bring some toys!
Name: Knolls Park
Address: 5150 Aspen Drive West Des Moines, IA 50265
Type: Places to play and places to take a walk
Bathrooms: Yes, non-flush
Shade: Yes, partially shaded playground and shaded picnic tables.
Trails: Yes, paved
Other notes: Separate toddler playset, along the Knolls Greenway Trail. Sand pit. Street parking.
Official Website: http://desmoinesoutdoorfun.com/kiwanis-park-west-des-moines-iowa/
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[Picture courtesy of West Des Moines Parks & Rec}
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