Neighborhood playground with two bridges, swing set, and a long walking path circling the park

Address: 3450 Landstrom Rd, Rockford, IL

Description: Located in Rockford, IL, behind the Forest Hills Country Club, Landstrom Park is in a quiet location with lots of grass. There’s a medium-sized play structure, zipline, Hurricane spinner, swing set, and long walking path circling the park.

Best for ages: 4-12

Features:

  • Medium play structure with stair and climbing wall entrance
  • Two bridges – one rubber swinging bridge and one metal creaky bridge
  • Staggered balancing steps leading to platform
  • Two rocking ride-ons
  • Two-seater seesaw
  • “M” shaped metal climber
  • Metal zipline
  • Monkey bars
  • Hurricane spinner
  • Twisted fireman pole
  • Steering wheels
  • Two slides (one tall twisty, one double toddler size)
  • Swing set with two normal sized swings and two baby swings
  • Large grass area
  • Picnic tables in view of playground
  • Nearby Tennis courts
  • Garbage cans

Sun protection: Y, some parts of the playground are shaded, some are in full sun

Parking: On street

Playground structure materials: Plastic, metal

Ground/surface materials: Wood chips

Fenced in? N

Slides? Y, two slides (one tall twisty, one small double toddler size)

Swings? Y, four swings (2 normal size, 2 baby)

Picnic tables, benches or other seating? Y, 4 picnic tables in sight of the playground

Walking path, sidewalk or bike path? Y, long walking path that circles that park

Stroller accessibility? Y

Bathrooms? N

Drinking fountain? Y, with dog bowl attachment

Food and drink nearby? N

What makes it special or worth visiting?

Landstrom Park has several features that kids will enjoy like a metal zipline, hurricane spinner, and two types of bridges. The area is quiet with lots of grass. The park has a long walking path circling it that would be great for scooters and bikes. A water fountain is located near the playground.

If you go, you may want to bring:

  • A packed lunch – There’s a picnic table where you can eat
  • Scooters, bikes, and ride-ons – There’s a walking path circling the park
  • Tennis rackets and balls – There are a few courts near the playground
Landstrom Park Rockford IL
Landstrom Park
Rockford, IL
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