The Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department maintains nearly 800 park acres, comprised of 48 parks and sites and 43 athletic fields. Whether you’re looking for a place to exercise, a place to play or a place to gather with friends and family, our robust network of parks, trails and natural spaces are sure to meet your needs.
Use the map below to explore the parks and recreation facilities operated by and/or located in Independence.
Results can be filtered or explored in more detail via the menu button in the top left corner of the map.
The Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department asks patrons to observe its rules and regulations to allow everyone a safe and enjoyable experience.
Please note: The rules here are summarized. You can find the full list of park rules and regulations in the City's Code of Ordinances.