Stay Active and Cool Off

Stay active and then cool off this summer with these activities.

Good Earth State Park

Explore the beautiful grounds at Good Earth State Park. Walk or run on the trails that loop throughout the park as you admire the surrounding landscape that is filled with natural prairie grass, shrubs, and more.

Big Sioux River Recreation Trail

One of the best forms of exercise in Sioux Falls during summer is using the Big Sioux River Recreation Trail. This 30-mile paved path loops around the city and passes through many city parks along the way. Run, walk, bike, the choice is yours.

Frontier Climbing

Frontier Climbing is a newer addition to Sioux Falls that provides an indoor climbing opportunity for both experienced and non-experienced climbers. The staff at Frontier will assist you the entire time to ensure your safety.

Wild Water West Waterpark

Cool off in one of the many different pools at Wild Water West Waterpark. Take a few laps in the lazy river, ride the waves in the wave pool, or cruise down their slides. There truly is something for everyone to enjoy at this summer staple.

Terrace Park

The drop slides at the Terrace Park pool are a favorite among local families during summer. Located next to the Japanese Gardens and Covell Lake, Terrace Park offers a beautiful scenery as you relax in the pool.

Laurel Oak Park

The pool at Laurel Oak Park has long been a go-to spot for families looking for some fun on those warm sunny days. Take a dip in the pool, enjoy a ride down their slide, or simply stretch out in a lawn chair.