Valley Park 801 7th St S, Hopkins, MN55343 Valley Park has extensive playground equipment for children to play on. It also has basketball courts, softball…More fields, tennis courts, a sand volleyball court, even an archery range. The whole park is dominated by a hill that is perfect for sledding. Groups may rent the picnic shelters and alcoholic beverages are also allowed with a special permit, available through the website.
Oakes Park 900 Lake St NE, Hopkins, MN55343 Close to busy Blake Road but secluded enough for a respite from the noise, Oakes is an urban park with amenities for…More nearby families. It is easily recognizable by a central mound that serves as an excellent sledding hill. Paths that connect to city sidewalks wind their way around the park. A softball field, a skating rink and tennis courts offer further options, while children can play on a modern playground.
Harley Hopkins Park 108 Jackson Ave. S, Hopkins, MN55343 This park – named after Harley H. Hopkins, who was among the city's first homesteaders and its first…More postmaster – is mostly hidden by the plant-covered fence that surrounds it. But passers-by will be unlikely to miss the bright lights that surround an ice rink that is used for both open skate and hockey. There's also a small sledding hill in another corner, complete with a rail to help little ones climb back up. The sizable field nearby offers a place for other sporting events, whatever the season. The park borders the school district's Harley Hopkins Family Center.