This will (hopefully) become a total list of all playgrounds in Ann Arbor with pictures. Playground Menu!

Parks and Rec Park Index

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Image Name Comments
Allmendinger Park Handicap swing for disabled children, sand & water table, climbing wall, baseball and soccer fields, barbecues, picnic tables, very shady!



The Big Playground 

at Bach Elementary



Bryant Elementary Find the fossil hidden in one of the structures!
Buhr Park Swings, cannon, bouncy logs, and  play structure.

Burns Park and Burns Park Elementary



Burr Oak Park Wheelchair accessible play structure
Clinton Park

Basketball courts and a baseball diamond also present.

multi-level with slide poll.

County Farm Park Very large play structure, rope climbing thing.
Eberwhite Elementary

Really cool all wooden structure with maze.

Wait, there's an even bigger one on the other side of the school!

Esch Park Playground, swings, basketball, baseball diamond.
Frisinger Park Unique play structure and teeter-totter.
Gallup Canoe Livery Playground

Long slide built into hill. Rock wall.


There is another playground in Gallup Park, on the other side of the river.  

Haisley Elementary Wheelchair accessible play structure
Hansen Park  
Hollywood Park  
Island Park Swings, pavilions, paved paths, grill, picnic tables 


Lakewood Elementary School Two playgrounds, cement walkways in between, near a fitness trail and community garden


Mary Beth Doyle Park

Advanced 5-12 age structure. In a large park with a wetland preserve and disc golf course.


Maryfield Wildwood Park Picnic tables, shady, sand pit, soccer fields, basketball, and Little Free Library.
Mixtwood Pomona Park Sand pit with tons of toys
Mushroom Park Fun hills, 300 year old tree
Northside STEAM School

Large play structure, climbing wall, horizontal zip line, lots of swings.  Adjacent Northside Park has a pavilion, soccer fields, ball diamonds, 2 tennis courts and a basketball court.

Best access is from Taylor and Peach Streets.

Olson Park Basketball court, pavilion, dog park, biking trail, pond, and soccer fields.
Plymouth Parkway Park access to Traver Creek
Rose White Park Structure is new (2006). Small park is a favorite of dog owners in the neighborhood. There's a metallophone that you can play music on!
Scheffler Park Has permanent street hockey setup.
Southeast Area Park

Two nice structures placed about 150m apart. 

Would be great for opposing capture-the-flag castles.

South Maple Park Tennis courts, basketball court, swings (but they are broken)
Veteran's Memorial Park  Swings, bathrooms, picnic tables, barbecues, sledding hills, skate park, tennis courts, baseball fields, ice arena
Virginia Park Swings, sand pit, basketball court, soccer field
Waterworks Park Picnic areas, grills, nice to take a stroll through.
Wellington Park Sand pit, picnic tables, soccer field
West Park Baseball diamond, band shell, tennis & basketball courts, paved walkways, underground creek, and boardwalk over a pond.  
Winewood Thaler Park Basketball, sandpit, swings

Woodbury Park

Small, neighborhood park with a softball field and a tennis court.
Wurster Park Soccer fields, sand pit

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