You would be hard-pressed to find a kid who won’t like Elm Creek Play Area in the Elm Creek Park Reserve. Our family affectionately calls it the Rainbow Park. Two different parks in Minnesota make this list of the World’s Largest Playgrounds — Elm Creek and Hyland Park. When, I originally shared this, Hyland Park was closed for repairs, leaving Elm Creek the largest playground by default. Now I guess, someone will have measure the two playgrounds and make a definitive call!
After parking in the lot, you cross a bridge or run through the grass to begin this amazing playground experience. It has all the traditional fun of the playground fort and slides (but on steroids since the slides are 25 feet long). Beyond that, though, there are so many other features of this playground that are hard to explain, but I am up for the challenge to try. Read More