contentsBemidji MN Chamberads

Parks and Recreation

The city offers 24 beautiful parks for the enjoyment of residents and visitors to the community. Walking and biking trails are available close to most of the parks, and all of the parks are suitable for bird watching.

With the city of Bemidji’s goal of promoting an active and healthy lifestyle, the Recreation Department offers many recreation and special event opportunities within the parks. Whether you enjoy yoga, crafts, games or biking, we have something for you. All activities and events are available for viewing on the city’s website at

Park facilities are a great place to host a family reunion, picnic or wedding. For a complete listing of park facilities and amenities, or to reserve a park facility or field, please contact the Park and Recreation Department at 218.333.1860 or

Diamond Point Park

Located on the west shore of Lake Bemidji, this park recently underwent a revitalization process in 2008 that included a restoration of the lake’s edge and a redesign of the park’s amenities. Diamond Point Park includes picnic areas, walkways, a children’s play area, public beach area and more. Now that Diamond Point is complete, the community will be revitalizing other parks throughout the city.

Bemidji Youth Baseball League:
4 Cal Ripken Fields
2 Babe Ruth Intact Fields. Other fields include the University field and the School Dist. Sagedahl field.

Bemidji City Park
4 Lighted Softball Fields
Neilson-Reise Ice Rink
Outdoor Ice Rink
Curling Club
Playground Equipment
Montebello X-Ctry Ski Trail
Disc Golf -18 hole
Skateboard Park

Multi-Use Building
This facility is used by many organizations and individuals. It underwent construction in 2010.

Cameron Park
Swimming Beach/Bath House
Public Boat Access
Picnic Facilities (Grills)
Playground Equipment Sliding Hill
Nature Buffer
Cameron Park is open year-round for summer activities and winter fun.

Diamond Point Park
Swimming Beach/Bath House
Boat Launching/Parking Area
3 Picnic Shelters/Facilities (Grills)
Playground Equipment
This park is one of the most popular parks in the community.

previous topic
next topic
Town Square Publications