Ewing Park - 5300 Indianola Avenue
About Ewing Park

5300 Indianola Avenue

Des Moines’ largest park is located at SE McKinley Avenue and Indianola Avenue and has two open-air shelters, playgrounds, an 18-hole disc golf course (click here for a full course map), trail, pond, lilac arboretum, Children’s Forest, lots of shade, parking and open space. BMX and soap box derby organizations lease space in the park for their groups’ events.

Ashley Okland Star Playground at 1895 E. McKinley Ave.

Did you know that over the years 4,000 trees and shrubs have been planted in the children's forest?  Click here to learn more facts about Ewing Park. 
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BMX Track
Children's Forest
Disc Golf (18 holes) - Map
Dog Park
Lilac Arboretum
Nature Trail
Off-Street Parking
Open-Air Shelter
Picnic Tables
Playground Equipment
Pond, Lagoon, Lake
Soap Box Derby Track
Recreation Trail