Parks & Recreation

Wadena has an abundance of parks with varied recreation experiences that inspire people to pass along the love for the outdoors to the next generation. Wadena is known as the City of Parks, and maintains many acres of beautiful parks and picnic areas. The City of Wadena Public Works Department maintains publicly-owned places and facilities that offer many ways to enjoy an active life in Wadena. This includes over a dozen parks and open spaces, pedestrian and bicycle paths and paved trails.

Learn more about our beautiful parks by clicking the links on the left.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Dan Kovar Public Works Director 218-632-2766
Shawn Swenson Street Foreman 218-632-2768