Paha Sapa Park in Burnsville is 21 acres and has family friendly amenities that include a spacious playground, space for picnics and green space for open play, sports fields and courts, including a four-square court painted onto the basketball court. In the winter this park maintains an ice rink and a warming house.
Paha Sapa Park Playground
The play equipment at this park is large with multiple structures for various ages. There is somewhat of a car theme to this play area, with a cool green rocking race car for toddlers and a delivery truck molding in the landing between the slides. Other fun features include gymnastic rings and pull up bars. The playground surface is lined with wood chips.
Birthday Parties at Paha Sapa Park
A park building that holds up to 50 people is available to rent for birthday parties and other private events. Weekday prices start at $40 for residents and $50 for non-residents for five hours. Or you can rent by the day for $70/residents and $81/non-residents. Learn more about Burnsville's reservation policies here. Call 952-895-4500 to make a reservation.
Find more birthday party ideas in our Ultimate Guide to Birthday Parties in the Twin Cities.
Ice Skating at Paha Sapa Park
This park is one of 13 Burnsville Parks that maintains an ice rink during the winter. Burnsville outdoor rinks are generally open from mid-December through mid-February, depending on weather. Skaters can use the ice any time during open park hours. However, the warming house is only open from 4-9 pm on weekdays, 10 am-9 pm on Saturdays and 1-9 pm on Sundays (with some special Holiday hours). For closings and weather-related call the weather hotline at 952-895-4505. Find More Outdoor Ice Rinks: Skate the Twin Cities: Where To Find Free Outdoor Ice Rinks.