Park Maintenance

Overview


The Chanhassen Park Department maintains 30 parks, 14 park preserves, 106 miles of pedestrian trails and sidewalks, and the downtown green spaces and boulevards. This is accomplished by utilizing 7 full-time employees and 16 seasonal employees. The city also maintains 503 acres of natural preserve land and 401 acres of developed parkland.

The Park Department maintains:
  • 20 youth baseball / softball fields
  • 19 soccer fields
  • 15 tennis courts
  • 4 youth/adult baseball fields
  • 3 adult softball fields
The Park Maintenance Department also maintains:
  • 15 park shelters
  • 3 fishing piers
  • 5 additional fishing docks
  • 5 public beaches
  • 3 rental picnic areas
  • 3 boat launches
Other recreational areas maintained include:
  • 26 parks with playground equipment
  • 71.8 miles of bituminous bike trails
  • 24 basketball courts
  • 4 sand volleyball courts
  • 4 family rinks
  • 4 hockey rinks
  • 6 pickleball courts
  • 1 disc golf court
  • 1 archery range
  • 1 skate park
  • 1 sledding hill
The community garden and Pioneer Cemetery are also maintained by the Park Department.