Best Public Parks in Grand Rapids, MI

Handpicked Top 3 Public Parks in Grand Rapids, MI. How do we actually find the most highly rated public park? Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, local reviews, nearness, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. That's not all... businesses do not pay us to list them. You deserve only the best!


2001 Monroe Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505

Since 1929

Hiking, Biking, Bird-Watching, Fishing, Baseball/Soccer Fields, Kayaking, Winter Sports, Outdoor Shelter & Disc Golf

180.0 Acres Park - Admission Free - Offer Paved Bike & Walking Trail-White Pine Trail

Dawn to Dusk

Open dawn to dusk, year round. During the winter months, the path along the river is snow plowed. Unless there's a sunny day and a long thaw, the middle section of the park tends to be deserted. The southern end is popular with dog walkers year round.
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2900 4 Mile Rd, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Since 1981

Picnic Spots, Trails, Hiking, Biking, Walking Path, Play Areas & Picnic Shelters

Located Off 4 Mile Rd between Dean Lake Ave & the East Beltline - 46.0 Acres Park

Mon - Sun 7:00 am - Sunset

I love to walk these trails, there are hilly and rugged. I especially enjoy the noise of traffic while walking, such a contrast to the nature surrounding. It's a great little park for a wonderful hike or walk.
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101 E Fulton NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Since 1833

Picnic Areas, Walking Path, Pillars, Green Space Area, Cycling, Benches, Lake & Play Areas

Five granite pillars to the park available - 1.61 Acres City Park

Open 24 Hours

Beautiful park a great place to see sculptures, nature walk or pay a visit to your local veterans in the hospital and play augmented reality games like PokémonGO and Ingress
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