Hermans Farm

Located at 3659 N. Highway 94, St. Charles, MO 63301 Looking for a fun place to pick apples that isn’t 45 minutes away? Then this is your place! Hermans Farm located in St. Charles, MO packs a lot of punch into their farm. Attractions include a castle playground, ride-on pedal powered tractors, an area to…

Schranz Memorial Park

Located at: 360 Honeysuckle Lane, Swansea, IL 62226 Looking for a unique playground? This is it! We made the 40-45 minute drive to Swansea, IL a few weeks back to meet some friends and were very impressed with this park! This castle themed playground had plenty to keep the kids busy.  This playground has two…

Ferris Park

Located at 500 New Ballwin Road, Ballwin, MO 63021  Website This 12 acre park is located close to where Big Bend Road turns and becomes New Ballwin Road. Hidden down a drive, this playground was a blast! Lots of new features and structures that we have not seen at any other parks. The nature themed…

Minnie HaHa Park

Located at 801 Old Gravois Rd., St. Louis, MO 63127  Website Minnie HaHa Park is a large park that features three playgrounds, 3 picnic shelters, a scenic overlook of the Meramec River, river access, multiple trails and 2 soccer fields. When we first pulled into the park, we saw the above playground and figured this was…

Powder Valley

Located at 11715 Cragwold Rd, Kirkwood, MO 63122 Website Have you ever checked this place out?!?! Its mind-blowing to me that I never knew of this place before 6-9 months ago! I mean I have lived here all my life…come on! So this place is so much fun for kids to learn all about nature,…

Barretts Elementary School

Located at 1780 Carmen Road, Manchester, MO 63021 We decided to check this playground out on a Saturday morning when we didn’t want to venture too far from home. This playground is large and the boys had a good time playing on both the school age kid playground and the preschool playground. The school age…

Blackburn Park

Located at 509 Edgar Road, Webster Groves, MO 63119  Website This is our second visit to Blackburn Park, but the first time we actually stayed and played. Our first visit was during the middle of summer camps that are regularly scheduled throughout the summer and the playground was too crowded with much older kids that…

Monfort Park

Located at 2036 Briargate Lane, Kirkwood, MO 63122  Website Monfort Park is a cute little park tucked in the Greenbriar neighborhood. Accessible by stairs or ramp, makes this park accessible to all. There are two playground structures, one for 2-5 yr olds and one for 5-12 year olds.  There are also two swings, one bucket…

Bounce U

Located at 4403 Meramac Bottom Road, Suite C, St. Louis, MO 63129 Website  (You can call ahead of go online to make your reservation for the time and date you want to visit) There is another location in Chesterfield at 17365 Edison Ave, Chesterfield, MO 63005 Chesterfield’s website On our never-ending quest to burn off…

Citygarden

Located at 801 Market St., St. Louis, MO 63101  Website I have driven past this park many time and I think even walked through it prior to kids and thought nothing of it. Boy, has everything changed! We loved this park! We visited on a dreary, drizzling day and were the first people at the park….

Simpson Park

Located at 1234 Marshall Road, Saint Louis, MO 63088  Website This park is located  in the flood plains off of Marshall Road.  Not only did the boys enjoy playing on the playground but they also enjoyed walking the trails and throwing rocks into the lake. The playground is geared more towards the school age crowd with not…

Sports Fusion

Located at 140 Long Rd, Chesterfield, MO 63005 Website This facility contains a plethora of activities for the whole family.  Everything from Laser Tag and Dodge Ball to an indoor playground and mini gold.  We visited on a hot weather day to play on the indoor playground and burn off toddler boy energy.  The website states it…