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Grand Forks Park District

Grand Forks Park District
1060 47th Avenue South
Grand Forks, ND 58201

For over 110 years, the Grand Forks Park District has been enhancing lives within our community.  As a municipal entity, governed by a board of elected commissioners, the Grand Forks Park District strives to provide the best parks, programs, facilities, forestry services and other services possible to promote healthy and enjoyable lifestyles for all citizens of Grand Forks.  Through the hard work of their 65 full-time, 250 part-time and 500 seasonal staff members, the Grand Forks Park District also owns and operates Choice Health & Fitness, Kings Walk Golf Course, Lincoln Golf Course, and the Grand Forks Parks & Recreation Foundation.  

During the spring and summer seasons, Grand Forks Park District offers a variety of youth and adult recreational programs and leagues while overseeing 43 parks; 40 baseball/softball fields, 34 soccer fields; 33 picnic shelters; 30 outdoor tennis courts; 29 playgrounds; 14 basketball courts; 15 horseshoe courts; 12 outdoor ice skating rinks; 6 football fields; 3 spray parks / splash pads; 2 outdoor pools; 2 golf courses; 1 kids golf course; and 1-disc golf course.  During the fall and winter seasons, they manage numerous winter and indoor activities while overseeing 11 outdoor ice rinks, 6 indoor ice rinks; 6 indoor tennis courts; 4 separate group exercise suites for rowing, cycling, large classes and yoga; 3 racquetball courts; 3 community rooms for events and classes; 2 indoor basketball/volleyball courts; 2 indoor poolside birthday party rooms; 1 indoor aquatics complex containing 2 large water slides, 1 zero depth entry pool, and 1 splash park; 1 three lane lap pool; 1 indoor lazy river; 1 large indoor walk/run track (7x/1mile); and so much more.