Crestdale Park – 4570 Timberdale Drive
Nestled under a canopy of trees, this neighborhood park features free play areas, picnic tables, and play equipment. fitness trails lead to and from the park to adjacent neighborhoods – Stonebridge Crossing, Crestdale Estates, Baker’s Glen.
Northport Park – 3780 N. Santom Road
Located between North Santom Road and Charring Cross Drive lies 2.5 acres of open play area, playground equipment and concrete picnic shelter.
Meadowbrook Lake Park – 5069 Hudson Drive
This park contains a 19-acre lake located in the Meadowbrook Lake allotment in the Northwestern part of the City. The lake is available for use by the public with public access off of Hudson Drive, or a small park on Mac Drive and Meadowbrook Blvd. The lake is surrounded by private residences, but fishing is permitted off the public access areas. Swimming by the public is strictly forbidden. There is also a play area, picnic area and basketball courts available.
Heather Hills Park – 1641 Bobwhite Trail
Heather Hills Park is located at 1641 Bobwhite Trail. This park, located in the northeast portion of the Heather Hills development off of Bob White Trail, is an all-wooded area containing 6.4 acres. The site contains play equipment and a walking trail.
Sherwood Acres Park – 4344 Forest Hill Road
A 1.25 acre park site is located at the corner of Dresher Trail and Forest Hill in the Sherwood Acres Development. The site contains a cluster of play equipment and an open play area.
Partridge Highlands – 3020 Stockbridge Drive
This neighborhood park is located in the Partridge Highlands development off Fishcreek Road. Two sites, one located north (10 acres) and one south (4 acres) off of Wexford Blvd., provide open play areas and hiking
Safety Village was built in 2007 and is adjacent to KidStation at Oregon Trail Park on Fishcreek Road. The playground features a miniature village atmosphere, with building replicas of establishments in our community. The facility was constructed partially by students from the Six District Education Compact vocational education program. Monies for the project came from local businesses and organizations that sponsored a building or a street in the village.
Educational purpose, “Mini-Stow”, Real stop lights and road signs, Open year-round. Adequate parking, no restrooms. (Porta-potty)
Play area for younger children. Slides, swings and other equipment. Tennis courts nearby Adequate parking. Restrooms.
This Fire Station-themed playground is located at Oregon Trail Park on Fishcreek Road. It was built in 2005 and is adjacent to Stow Fire Station #3 and Safety Village. The playground features are:
Unique slide features, adequate parking diverse play activities for all ages.
The City of Stow, in conjunction with the Kiwanis Club of Stow-Munroe Falls, began a fundraising campaign in 2007 to fund the building of a special needs playground. Donations from individuals and businesses in the community, along with funding from the City of Stow, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, the Kiwanis Foundation, CVS and Tallmadge Asphalt and Paving Company, allowed the project to move forward with construction.
SOAR (Stow Outdoor Accessible Recreation) Playground opened for play in August 2008. SOAR Playground is fully accessible to all children, including those with physical or developmental disabilities, and provides an avenue for children of all abilities to play together. A special needs playground is an integrated play area that is specifically designed to insure that children of all abilities are able to play in a safe area created to meet their special needs. The playground includes a variety of stimulating opportunities for self-directed, challenging and independent play.
SOAR Playground is located next to an existing playground at Silver Springs Park, allowing whole families to experience a truly barrier-free play environment. The addition of SOAR to the Stow Parks system allows children of all abilities to play, explore, and imagine with their friends and families.