Mounds State Park has some of the best-preserved pre-historic mounds in the state. Camping, trails, picnic areas, a nature center, swimming and fishing can all be enjoyed at this historic state park.
Shadyside Memorial Park was renovated in 1998, and includes 30 acres of landscaped green space with a state-of-the-art modular playground, a terrace garden, memorial commons and a 1.5-mile scenic botanical walk. A pedestrian trail bridge connects the park with the 87-acre Shadyside Lake Recreation Area.
In the downtown area, a gorgeous stretch of board plank walkway is nestled along the river’s bank, providing walkers and bikers a chance to experience nature..