St. John Henry Newman School Playground

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Address:  16201 McKenzie Lake Blvd SE
Parking: free street parking

Nicky’s Review (10 years): “I loved the warped wall and the slides.”
Robbie’s Review (7 years): “It was good. I liked the warped wall”

Age Range: 5-12
Ground cover:  pea gravel

Features: two separate large climbing structures with slides and overhead features. Ramp and steps. warped wall. 4 swings (2 accessible). Outdoor classroom.

warped wall

Surrounding park area: School fields, ball diamond, basketball courts, outdoor classroom
Accessibility: limited as there is pea gravel throughout the play area. There are two accessible swings and a one level ramp followed by steps on one of the climbers.

Shade: There are some large trees near one side of the playground.
Seating: a few benches and picnic tables.

Overall Assessment

With two ages of playgrounds side by side, you can playground hop without even going anywhere. There are a lot of options for kids who like monkey bars, slides and climbing. One of the highlights for many kids will be the warped wall which we haven’t seen anywhere else.

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