Explore with Kids: Bike, Kayak, & Play at Lindenwood Park

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Lindenwood Park

Location: 1905 Roger Maris Drive, Fargo

This centrally-located park on the Red River in Fargo has a lot to offer! From great walking and biking trails and an inclusive playground to bike and kayak rentals, this park is a great place to spend the morning or afternoon. 

What to do: lindenwood park

Run, walk, or bike on the scenic pathway that curves along the river. Or try cross-country skiing in the winter.

Rent a bike or kayak to explore more of this scenic park.

Reserve one of 47 campsites at the Lindenwood Campground.

There are also five picnic shelters available to reserve for special occasions or large family picnics.

Beautiful landscaping and a fountain toward the park entrance provide a good backdrop for photos.

Why we love Lindenwood Park:

Lindenwood Park is right in the heart of Fargo and not too far from downtown.

As the largest multi-use park in Fargo, there’s lots of green space for picnicking or just to roam around and enjoy nature. 

With two separate playground areas there are options to move on if one gets too crowded.

The Universal Playground is a fully-adaptive playground for people of all abilities.

Large trees provide ample shade throughout the park.

Learn more about trees that are native to our area with a self-guided tree tour. Check out this link to the Lindenwood Park Tree Tour and Map.

Cross state lines by going over the pedestrian bridge. It will take you over to Minnesota to Gooseberry Park. Please note that sometimes the bridge is not in operation due to high waters.

Good to know:

Restrooms are available onsite.

There’s a boat ramp and landing to access the Red River from Lindenwood Park.

The park sometimes floods in the Spring, so keep that in mind if visiting in April or May. 

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Leah is a true Midwesterner: born in Minnesota, educated at the University of North Dakota, and living in Fargo since 2009. She has a degree in English and spent years working as a paralegal. Leah is now a stay-at-home mom to two boys, Andrew and Sammy. She spends her free time reading, traveling, and getting a good workout in. She loves learning, music, art, coffee, the oxford comma, and is continually pursuing the elusive goal of having an organized home.

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