American Legion Park in West Des Moines has a playground and splash pad. The playground has a rope climber and sand play area. The park has a shelter with picnic tables and many shady places for parents to hang out while kids play.
Play Structures: Ages 2-5 & Ages 5-12 (separate structures)
Surface: wood chips
Swings: traditional, toddler
Restrooms: open April 15 - October 15, weather permitting
Parking: large parking lot
Splash Pad: 11:00 am to 7:00 pm, open daily from Memorial Day to Labor Day.