The mission of the Parks and Recreation Department is to improve the quality of life for Moorhead citizens by providing a comprehensive system of parks, recreation, cultural, and human service programs that encourage health, fitness, relaxation, and cultural enrichment, as well as providing opportunities for conservation, education, and community involvement.
Parks and Recreation manages a wide variety of programming, facilities, and park land. The City of Moorhead boasts 46 parks, miles of trails and sidewalks, and a variety of facilities.
Scholarships are available to all Moorhead youth seeking financial assistance for parks and recreation programming. Download the scholarship application and find more information under our Scholarship section.
Moorhead Parks & Recreation
Moorhead Sports Center
324 24th Street South
Moorhead, MN 56560
February 7 - Warming houses at Hansmann, Lamb and Riverview Parks will be closing for day due to poor ice conditions. Rest of parks will remain open.
Cross Country Ski Trail Status
February 2 - Viking Ship Park was groomed.
Gooseberry/Lindenwood Parks: lowered and accessible
Memorial/Oak Grove Parks: lowered and accessible
Floating Bridge: removed for the season