Sargent Park
3530 East Douglas Avenue 

Click here to view Sargent Park historical signage


 Sargent Park is home to Des Moines' first natural playscape, which includes

  • Toddler sand play area
  • Rock and log scrambles
  • Tunnel
  • Cave
  • Sundial
  • Large climbing rock
  • Slide
  • Wood and cargo net bridges
  • Jump wall
  • Hollow tree climb

View the Natural Playscape Layout


  • Natural Playscape
    Open-Air Shelter (must reserve)
    Picnic Tables
    Recreation Trail