About Kiwanis Recreation Area
Kiwanis Recreation Area is a many-featured Mankato park located just north of town on Highway 169.
Five miles of mountain bike trails are maintained by the Mankato Area Mountain Bikers. Additionally, the park offers several miles of wood chipped walking trails.
The Recreation Area is home to Mankato’s only dog park where canine pals can exercise off-leash.
With easy to access the river, an archery range, a large covered picnic area, and restrooms The Area has a lot going on!
It is also Mankato’s only designated commuter parking lot complete with security system.
- Open daily: 6:30am–10:30pm