Visitors can enjoy outdoor recreational activities at one of Lansing’s four parks.
LOST 80 PARK, located on East Mary Drive. The park is state land leased by the city. It is comprised of a stocked fishing lake, playground, restrooms, a picnic area with pavilion, and two sand volleyball pits. A Kansas fishing license is required and fishermen have a daily limit of two catfish and bass over 11″ in length.
CITY PARK, located on North Second Street and American Avenue. There are 4 lighted ballfields, one unlit field, a batting cage, soccer practice field, a football practice area, and a playground. Additional features include a handicap accessible restroom, concession stand, and a 1/2 mile walking trail.
WILLOW PARK, located on West Gilman Road at the entrance to Rock Creek West. This park has one full size soccer field, two Under-8 and two Under-6 soccer fields and a practice area. A playground and restrooms are also available. Fields are available for rent if no other activity is scheduled.
HIGHLAND PLAYGROUND, located on Highland Drive. The pocket park is equipped with playground equipment. Three additional pocket parks are also located on Highland Drive; two are undeveloped and one has a gazebo.
KELLY GROVE PARK, located on U.S. Highway 73 and east Gilman Road. This historic park is currently undeveloped. However, educational nature trails with a picnic area are in the planning stages.rn