Claire's Creek is a small trail leading through a wooded area in the Mankato Diamond Creek subdivision.
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.
Fasnacht Park, on the northeast side of the Madison Lake, is nestled in a quiet neighborhood and features a playground, basketball court, and t-ball field.
Forest Heights Park in Upper North Mankato is a large park with plenty of green space. It has several playground areas as well as a tennis court, a ball field, and a basketball court.
F.A. Buscher Park, in a quiet Mankato subdivision, offers a large picnic shelter and expansive green space.
Adjacent to the St. Peter Community and Recreation Center, Gorman Park's main feature is a massive wooden play structure, making it a favorite of local kids and visitors.
Heritage Estates Park, not far from the MSU campus in Mankato, is one of the smaller parks in the city system but offers ample green space and playground equipment.