Sports & Activities
A long-time Mankato indoor ice skating rink providing family fun for over 40 years.
Located at the top of Main Street hill in Mankato, Alexander Park is a favorite place to play as it has a large playground, lots of open space, and tennis courts.
Bray Park features a large beach and play area along with a separate campground.
Locally owned Bent River Outfitters is the Mankato area's go-to for kayaks, canoes, and more!
Large park with ball fields and soccer fields in Upper North Mankato.
Located just north of Madison Lake, this popular park with beach and lake access offers volleyball, picnicking, fishing, swimming, and a playground area.
Dotson Park is a quaint space in the middle of an established West Mankato neighborhood. Mature trees shade the playground and green space. Ice skating is available in the winter months. No pets allowed in the park.
City park featuring skating rink, ball fields and playgrounds. Well-used bike and walking trails.
Erlandson Park, located at the intersection of Victory Drive and Main Street in Mankato, offers tennis courts, basketball courts, playground equipment, and picnic areas.
Fort Le Hillier historical marker south of Mankato. While the fort is long gone, the visible mound on which it was built remains. Easy canoe and kayak access to the Blue Earth River.