Parks & Recreation

The Parks & Recreation Department maintains 62 public properties consisting of neighborhood and community parks (PDF), athletic fields, playgrounds, greenways (PDF), trails (PDF), tennis courts (PDF), skating rinks (PDF), picnic areas, conservation areas (PDF), nature areas, several public fishing areas, three swimming beaches, and the City's Central Maintenance Facility, Heritage Center, and the Lakeville Area Arts Center.

There are more than 100 miles of pedestrian and bike trails. Also available are cross-country ski trails, snowmobile trails (PDF), nature trails, and equestrian trails. In total there are more than 1,400 acres of public parks and open space.

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  1. John Hennen

    Parks & Recreation Director
    Phone: 952-985-4601

  2. Parks & Recreation


    Phone: 952-985-4600
    Fax: 952-985-4499

    Office Hours
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Park Hours
    Sunday - Saturday
    6 a.m. - 10 p.m.