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Photos: Playground Area Opens at Central Park in Maple Grove

Nov 01, 2015 05:47PM ● By Wendy Erlien

Central Park Playground, Maple Grove, MN.

More than a month after the grand opening of Maple Grove’s newest park, Central Park, the playground area officially opened Friday, Oct. 30, according to the Maple Grove Parks and Recreation Department.

Central Park, located at 12000 Central Park Way, opened Sept. 10.

The new playground includes, according to the city of Maple Grove:
Rubberized surface and sand areas
  • Seven different play zones
  • 24-foot climbing tower
  • Four slides
  • Swings
  • 120-foot long climbing wall

In addition to the playground, Central Park, includes an interactive fountain (summer), park building, lawn and trails, garden, and more.

An 800-foot ice skating loop in anticipated to open the winter of 2015 during the evening and weekend hours. Skating will be free, according to the city of Maple Grove website. Skate rentals will be available along with a concession stand. 

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