Parkwood Park is a neighborhood park on the
northeast side of Springfield, near Kearney.This
park is perfect for daytime play dates and after
school playing; it is surrounded by homes and
inviting to neighborhood friends. The spacing of
trees and lack of obstructing objects allow par-
ents to keep an easy eye on everyone in the park.
There is also play equipment for all ages.
This park is generally simple and open, with a
few trees spotted around the area. There is also
an old silo in the park. Playground equipment,
picnic tables and grills make this a great place
for family meals and game days.
2600 N Barnes
sunrise to sunset
1. See the "In Your Own Backyard" section of
the Kid's Guide for fun ideas and projects to
help you explore this park.
From Glenstone and
Chestnut, go north on
Glenstone to Kearney. Take
a right on Kearney and a
left on Barnes. The park is
on the right-hand side of