Discover Our Parks & Recreation Areas

Sioux City ranks as a top sports destination by Sports Destination Magazine. Take the time to get to know all the parks in Siouxland.

State & City Parks


Experience Our highest point Stone State Park

Located entirely on the unique Loess Hills, Stone State Park has a multitude of things for you to do. Having over 6 miles of trails, used by horses, mountain bike and snowmobiles and 8 miles of trails for hiking and cross-country skiing, visitors are attracted to the rugged landscape that Stone State Park has to offer. And, there are also beautiful camp sites and camping cabins to make your stay last longer.

Experience Our Natural Side Adams Nature Preserve

A hidden gem along the banks of the Missouri River, the Adams Nature Preserve is a beautiful park where you can become one with nature and history. With 10 miles of limestone trails, the Adams Homestead and Nature Preserve offers you a chance to view over 100 species of birds, a variety of native plants, numerous wildlife, hiking, cross-country skiing and biking. Also, you can walk through restored historical buildings and the Visitor Center.

Family Fun


Experience Outdoor Entertainment Grandview Park / Rose Garden

Located in Sioux City, the Grandview Park hosts two beautiful features, the Bandshell and the Rose Garden. The Band Shell is home to the hugely attended Saturday in the Park free music festival, the Municipal Band concerts and summer Movies in the Park. Furthermore, the Rose Garden has been renovated back to it’s glory days, complete with a water fountain, trellis and beautiful roses.


Experience Serenity Latham Park

At this privately-owned park, you will find your solace, offering you a peaceful retreat from the daily stresses in your life. In addition, this quiet park is home to an endless variety of plants, beautiful birds, water fountain and numerous sitting areas.

Friendly Fun


Experience A Family Atmosphere Crystal Cove

A quick drive to South Sioux City will bring you to this hidden gem. Crystal Cove Park offers 60 acres of biking, hiking, 18-hole disc-golf course, beautiful fishing lake and more. Also, you’ll see over 200 species of birds and wildlife and 3 times a year the lake if freshly stocked for fishing year round.

Experience A Special Atmosphere Miracle Field

This inclusive playground, Miracle Field offers people with mental and physical disabilities a place to have fun. So, come to play mini golf or cool off in the Splash pad, play baseball and have fun with your friends.

Experience A Peaceful Atmosphere Yoga in the Park

During the summer months, you have an opportunity to find your inner peace with Yoga in the Park. Free yoga classes are offered free every Saturday morning. Classes run one-hour long and are structured for first-timers to the regular yoga practitioner. Lastly, Yoga in the Park is held in the greenspace at Sgt. Floyd River Museum on the river front.

We Keep Growing

These are just a few of the amazing places we have to spend quality time. Sioux City area families and friends enjoy our 3 city pools, a cool ice center, rec center that includes rock climbing. In addition, there is the famous Cone Park for sledding, over 24 miles of trails including paved bicycling lanes, a handful of Splash Pads and 59 proud parks.