Reserve a Shelter

Shelter reservations are now open and can be made at the office of Waterloo Leisure Services, by phone or online!
Make a Splash
Transforming Byrnes and Gates Park
Help us transform Byrnes and Gates Parks! Learn more about the Make a Splash effort.

Our Parks

Explore all of the wonderful parks the Waterloo area has to offer.

Featured Park


The ribbon cutting for the newly renovated Lincoln Park was held Friday, July 10. Improvements were funded by Black Hawk County Gaming Association, R.J. McElroy Trust, Otto Schoitz Foundation, Max and Helen Guernsey Foundation, and Waterloo Community Foundation. Design by Ritland+Kuiper and Constructed by Woodruff Construction. Free Wi-Fi provided courtesy of Mediacom.

Find a Park

Our parks offer several different kinds of amenities. Search for anything specific you are looking for or go ahead and explore them all!

Valley View Park

Bontrager Park

Byrnes Park

Byrnes Tennis Center

Castle Bluff Park

Castle Hill Park

Cedar Bend Park

Cedar River Exchange Park

Cedar Terrace Park

Cloverdale Park

Danes Complex

Devonshire Park

Elks Park

Edison Park

Furgerson Fields Park

Galloway Park

Gates Park

Highland Park

Highland Square

Hoing-Rice Complex

Hope Martin Park

Katoski Greenbelt

Lafayette Park

Leavitt Park

Liberty Park

Lichty Park

Lincoln Park

Lloyd Randall Park

Maywood Park

Mark's Park

Miller Park

Miriam's Park

Morris Park

Paramount Park

Pat Bowlsby Off-leash Dog Park

Prairie Grove Park

Riverview Recreation Area

Riverside Skatepark

Rooff Park

Sherwood Park

Sans Souci Island

Soldiers & Sailors Park

Springview Park

Sulentic Park

Sullivan Park

Summit Complex

Tibbitts Park

Washington Park

Water Works Park