Park's and Rest Areas

Ashton City Park

Located on the West side of town, the city park comes equipped with a basketball court, baseball field, playground equipment and public restrooms.  The park includes a shelter house that is available for rent (contact 712-724-6167 for availability) and a variety of shaded picnic areas.  The ball field is always open for fun and is used for the kids Summer Rec programs and the Co-Ed Slow Pitch Softball league every Wednesday night starting in April.  Join the fun by putting a team together or if you don't play stop down and grab a hot dog from the snack shack and root for you favorite team.  You can find more information under the Co-Ed Softball tab under Organizations.

Wayside Park

The Wayside Park is located on the East side of town.  The park includes a small playground area, working restrooms, basketball/tennis courts, sand volleyball court, pit access for swimming or fishing and a small shelter house equipped with picnic tables.  There is a dock to fish off of or a beach area to relax.  Get a group together and head on out to the sand volleyball court or take a float on the pit and enjoy the sun.

Roadside Park

The Roadside Park is located off old highway 60.  The Roadside Park is being converted into a camping area.  With direct access to the dam and great fishing areas it is a great place for a quick rest along your journey or a soon to be great place to camp out for the night.