Location: 225 Gillespie Rd, Madison, AL, 35758 (map)
This small park in Madison, located behind Asbury, is perfect if you are looking for a place to throw a frisbee, play kickball or soccer or just a game of tag with your kids. Lots of open space and, as you can see in the pictures, there is some play equipment. Like most of the small parks, not much shade and no bathroom facilities.
A couple of great things about this park: lots of benches spread all around and some infant/small toddler appropriate play equipment. Benches are great if your kids do want to play a pick-up game of soccer and you get pooped, you have a place to sit. The tiny play equipment is nice for when your little one is ready to slide but maybe just not the big slide!
Jennifer is the creator and co-editor of Rocket City Mom. She is also a compulsive writer, avid reader, occasional singer and former communications wizard turned toddler wrangler. You can often spot her and her little ones cruising the kiddie hot-spots in their "Rocket Van".