Council Bluffs Parks

Shady Fun at Prospect Park

Shady Fun at Prospect Park

At the top of the hill on Harrison Street sits Prospect Park in Council Bluffs. Almost entirely surrounded by trees, this shady park is a great escape on a hot summer day. Bring along your own water bottles though, because the water fountain wasn’t working […]

Cool Down at Fairmount Splash Pad and Park

Cool Down at Fairmount Splash Pad and Park

Council Bluffs opened it’s newest water playground two years ago and it’s been a hit with residents. As the weather heats up this summer, cool down at Fairmount Splash Pad and Park! Seeing how many kids loved playing in the mini splash pad at Bayliss […]

Family Fun at Narrows River Park in Council Bluffs

Family Fun at Narrows River Park in Council Bluffs

Located just off of North 25th Street, Narrows River Park in Council Bluffs, Iowa offers tons of family fun! If you haven’t visited this park before, or recently, I encourage you to plan a trip and pack up a picnic basket. It has a great […]

Playground Fun for Little Ones at Charles E. Lakin Park

Playground Fun for Little Ones at Charles E. Lakin Park

I have to be honest, I’m not really sure the name of this park, but it sits behind the Charles E. Lakin Human Services Campus off 16th and Avenue G. I searched the Council Bluffs Park Directory and it doesn’t seem to be listed, so […]

Picnic and Play at Kirn Park in Council Bluffs

Picnic and Play at Kirn Park in Council Bluffs

There is no shortage on parks in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Each one offers its own unique features and reasons to visit, something our family does quite often. Situated at the top of a hill on High School Avenue, Kirn Park and Kirn Field were once […]