Moorhead Parks and Recreation offers a wide variety of programming, special events, facilities, and park land. The City of Moorhead provides over 45 different community, neighborhood, and regional parks, miles of trails and sidewalks for walking, biking, cross country skiing, and more, plus facilities for athletics, education, arts, and other recreational activities. Moorhead Parks and Recreation has something for everyone!


Show off your creativity and love for the Moorhead Municipal Pool by participating in our coloring contest! Download the coloring page by clicking the image below or pick up a copy at the Parks and Recreation Office or Moorhead Municipal Pool. Let’s celebrate and end the summer in style! Good luck, everyone!  

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Program Registration
There's always something to do with a diverse selection of Moorhead Parks and Recreation programming! View our interactive online brochure and conveniently register online.

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Program Scholarships
Scholarships are available to Moorhead youth seeking financial assistance for parks and recreation programming. Download an application on our Scholarship page.

FM Area Foundation LogoMoorhead Community Fund
Moorhead is a true "hometown" community that continues to grow and improve. With help from the FM Area Foundation, the City of Moorhead is seeking to fund a variety of amenities, activities, and artistic and cultural experiences for our residents and visitors. For more information and donation opportunities for specific projects within our city, visit our Moorhead Community Fund page.

A_DSC_0058Our Mission
The mission of the Parks and Recreation Department is to enrich the lives of its citizens by providing a comprehensive system of parks and affordable, diverse recreation programs that encourage health, fitness, relaxation, and cultural enrichment, as well as providing opportunities for community involvement.

Public Works Department
For information on Moorhead's Public Works Department, visit the Public Works Page. Contact Public Works regarding branch pickup, park maintenance, golf course maintenance and more.

Bridge Status

Updated July 9, 2024

Gooseberry/Lindenwood Parks: Lowered and accessible.

Memorial/Oak Grove Parks: Lowered and accessible.

Woodlawn/Dike East Floating Bridge: Removed due to high river levels.