Parks, Facilities & Trails

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Digital Parks and Trails Map - Interactive map of the West Des Moines parks and trails system. Use to find a nearby park or to measure trail distances.

Printable Parks and Trails Map - A comprehensive map of the West Des Moines parks and trails system

Printable Park Amenities Matrix - A listing of the amenities available at each park in West Des Moines

Tobacco and Nicotine-Free Parks - View the FAQ's about this new ordinance

Trail Ethics - Things to keep in mind when using trails

City Code - Learn more about park rules and regulations in Title 7, Chapter 11

P&R Special Events Application Materials

Open Water Swim Permit Application

Volunteer Information/Release Form

For more information please call 222-3444 or email



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  • Maple Grove Park

    Maple Grove
    1. Address:9350 Chalk Street
      West Des Moines, IA 50266
    2. Phone:(515) 222-3444
    3. Capacity:N/A
    1. Backstop
    2. Basketball Court
    3. Grill
    4. Multi-Use Trail
    5. Parking Lot
    6. Picnic Tables
    7. Play Equipment
    8. Restroom Building
    9. Shelter - first come, first serve
    10. Soccer/Playfield
    11. Tennis Court
    1. Parks

Maple Grove2

Maple Grove park sits directly adjacent to Maple Grove Elementary School on the city's northwest side. The park is a collaboration between the City of West Des Moines and the Waukee Community School District.

Facilities include:

  • Picnic shelter with grill (first come, first serve)
  • Restrooms (open April 15 - October 15, weather permitting)
  • Play equipment (shared with Maple Grove Elementary School)
  • Large open playfield
  • Basketball court
  • .52 mile loop trail
  • Tennis court
  • Backstop
  • Parking lot

For more information please call 222-3444 or email

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