Parks Department

Over 100 Acres of Public Parks & Open Spaces
The Storm Lake Parks Department is charged with maintaining over 100 acres of public parks and open spaces, a majority of which is along the north shore of Lake Storm Lake.

Park Amenities & Facilities
The Storm Lake Parks system includes a wide variety of public recreational facilities including:
  • Campgrounds
  • Golf courses
  • Open and closed shelters
  • Open green spaces
  • Over five miles of hiking / biking trails
  • Playgrounds
  • Public docks
  • Sports fields

View a complete listing of park amenities and park facilities.

Heritage Tree Museum
The Storm Lake Park system is also home to a unique historical attraction - the Heritage Tree Museum. It is a living museum containing trees that have seen history and have stories to tell. An audio tour (50.3 MB) is also available to download for your next trip.