Trails Closed. Areas currently affected include Pioneer Park and the Expressway Underpass.
As a result of the spring thaw and runoff, trails in low lying areas are closed due to high water. Trail users should use caution in all low lying areas as conditions can change rapidly.
The indoor walking track at Capital Racquet & Fitness Center will be closed Saturday, March 23 from 8am – 5pm.
Wibits Water Toys have been cancelled for Friday, March 22 at BSC Aquatic & Wellness Center.
A portion of the Pebble Creek Trail from 19th Street to Century Avenue has been detoured onto the Pebble Creek Golf Course cart path for the winter.
This detour will be in place until spring when winter conditions subside.
Lions Park is one of Bismarck’s oldest parks. This park has been renovated over the past several years. New trails, roadways, lighting, irrigation, a new disc golf course, renovated tennis courts, tree plantings and new playgrounds have transformed this centrally located park. The skatepark was expanded in the summer of 2015. During the winter, you’ll find an ice skating rink and warming house here. The warming house was completed renovated in 2017, and can be rented for gatherings of any kind. Call 701-222-6455 to check on its availability.
Located inside Lions Park is the Hillside Aquatic Complex. This water park opened in June of 2015. It is fully-accessible and features two slides, a climbing wall, four lap lanes and a large patio and deck area with lounge chairs and umbrellas. The building itself has new locker rooms, family changing rooms, concessions, an elevator and a large community room that is available for rent.
Lions Park amenities:
- Hillside Aquatic Complex
- Two picnic shelters with horseshoe pits
- Two playgrounds
- Tennis courts
- Skate park
- Ice skating rink and warming house (winter months)
- Recreational trail
- Disc Golf
- Poetry Box