The City of Ankeny has numerous developed parks and greenspaces for residents and visitors to enjoy. Learn more about each location by clicking on an icon in the map below. Or you can access the complete list below the map as well. Use the + and - buttons in the map to zoom in and out.
Looking for parks with basketball hoops or fishing ponds? Use the amenities drop down menu to filter the results. Use the category drop down to quickly locate both of Ankeny's aquatic centers, dog park and skate park!
Some park shelters may be rented and some are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Rental facilities may be reserved online at www.ankenyiowa.gov/register. Fees range from $30 per day to $50 per day, depending on the park.
For information about Ankeny's 90 miles of paved trails, please download a copy of our Trail Map (PDF), to help you explore.
Interested in fishing? Download this map of Ankeny Fishing Holes.
Ashland Meadows ParkAmenities:
- Open Space
- Walking/Biking Trails
Ashland Meadows is a large green space on the northeast side of town with multiple entrance points on NW 25th Street, NW Parkside Drive, NW Ashland Parkway, NW 22nd Street and NW Ash Drive.
The park is divided in two sections along NW Park Meadows Drive and has lots of room to walk, bike, have a picnic or play a pick up game of football.