Outdoor Places To Play (Updated October 10, 2019)

Altoona  Based on weather we currently have following schedule Monday 5pm at Village Park 1649 Fourth Street NW, Altoona,
Tuesday Thursday 8am Haines Park Altoona Sunday 3pm
Our Facebook page is Altoona Pickleball League for any changes. Contact: Rich Blanchard. richardleonblanchard@gmail.com

Greentree Park, 2063 NW Hickory Lane, Ankeny  Contact: Jose Blanco Phone: 563-349-9279 Schedule: Summer - Sun 1-4pm, Tuesdays 6pm - 8pm, Thursdays 6-8pm, Saturdays 8am-11am Fee: $3.person ($2/Ankeny Residents),  Two tennis courts lined with 4 pickleball courts using portable pickleball nets. No lighting. PortaPotty, water fountain, playground, and shelter w/grille nearby.

Tues/Thursdays are for league play with open courts after leagues are done. Sundays are only days charges apply.
See Ankeny Pickleball on Facebook.

Campbell Recreation Area, 1885 N.W. 123rd St, Clive  Contact: Steve Stone Phone: 5155773190 Schedule: open daily from 8am to 8pm   Website Comment: 3 GREAT tennis courts, 1 permanently double lined for pickleball, simply lower the net and play!! Updated: 2017-02-08 by Steve Stone

Wildwood Park, 15166 Wildwood Drive, Clive  Contact: City of Clive Phone: 515-223-6220 Schedule: Daily 8am-sundown Fee: Free Comment: 4 dedicated Pickleball courts. Open daily from 8am-sundown. No lighting. Bathrooms, sand volleyball, and playground nearby.

Jordan Park, 600 S.E. Wall Ave, Des Moines  Contact: Steve Stone Phone: 515-577-3190 Schedule: open... Fee: none   Website Comment: Des Moines "FIRST" permanent/dedicated pickleball court. Nice location, small south side park. Great outdoor play! Please call if you have a small group looking to improve their outdoor skills, or to simply get some good 'ol fashion outdoor play going!

Tower Park, 4900 Hickman Road, Des Moines  Contact: Steve Stone Phone: 515-577-3190 Schedule: 2 Tennis courts DOUBLE-LINED for pickleball... Nice park!! Nice Location!! Updated: 2017-02-08 by Steve Stone

Witmer Park, 1610 34th St., Des Moines  Contact: Steve Stone Phone: 515-577-3190   Website Comment: I-235 to 31st Street. Take 31st north to Forest Ave. (Drake University will be on your right). Turn left, or West, to 34th street. At 34th take a right, park is barely a half mile ahead on the west side of the road. Pass the entrance, turn left at Washington & again left at 37th, the courts are in the Southwest corner of the park. Two existing tennis courts lined for multi-use (resurfaced Summer 2012)... for Pickleball. Best parking is on 37th street, on the west edge of Witmer park. No lights so just daytime use. Most likely Mid-March through Mid-October (depending on weather).

Crown Point Community Center, 6300 Pioneer Parkway, Johnston  Contact: Steve Stone Phone: 515-577-3190 Schedule: - open -    Website Comment: 2 tennis courts, both "DOUBLE-LINED" for pickleball!! Reserved for outdoor play Tues & Thurs mornings from 9-Noon, as weather permits! 3rd Wednesday of each month is "Senior Fun Night"... from 6:30-9:30 pm. Great early evening fun & social interaction!

Doanes Park  4900 Doanes Park Road; Pleasant Hill  Contact: Jose Blanco Phone: 563-349-9279 Schedule: Summer: Sundays 4-6pm Fee: Free  Website Comment: 3 tennis courts double-lined for pickleball using tennis nets. Use bungie cords to lower the tennis net for pickleball. Scheduled play currently only on Sundays but available during park hours. No lighting.

South Karen Acres Park  77th Street and Roseland Ave., Urbandale. 2 lighted outdoor tennis courts lined for pickleball. Contact: Urbandale Parks and Recreation, 3600 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322. 515-278-3963.

Lions Park  72nd Street and Aurora Avenue, Urbandale.  2 lighted outdoor tennis courts lined for pickleball. Urbandale Parks and Recreation, 3600 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322.  515-278-3963.

Walker-Johnston   9000 Douglas Ave.,  Urbandale. Urbandale Parks and Recreation, 3600 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322.  515-278-3963.  4 Tennis courts DOUBLE-LINED for pickleball; lighted; benches

Jaycee Park  5608 Center St., West Des Moines  Contact: West Des Moines P&R Phone: 515-222-3444 Schedule: Open Park Hours, dawn to dusk Fee: Free  Website Comment: Lines for pickleball court added to tennis court.

Valley View Park, 88th & Abram Drive, West Des Moines Contact: WDM Parks & Rec, 515-222-3444  Open; 2 Tennis courts DOUBLE-LINED for pickleball with anchors; lighted

Bird land Sports Complex, 300 Holcomb, Des Moines, 5 lined courts on tennis courts, newly surfaced. Contact: Des Moines Park & Rec 515-237-1386

Grimes Comm Complex, SE 6th and James St, Grimes. 2 outdoor courts lined on tennis courts  Contact: 515-986-2143

Newton YMCA, 1701 S 8th Ave E, Newton. 2 outdoor courts, 2 indoor courts. Tu/Th 8:00 AM-10:30 AM; Fri 5:30 AM-7:00 AM. Free to members, $10 non members, Seniors $6; Th is $1 day for Seniors.  Contact: Lucas Hughes, 641-792-4006

Woodland Park, West Des Moines. 1 court lined on a tennis court. Contact: Marco Alvarez @WDM Park & Rec 515-222-3448

Waukee Fox Park, 522 NE Westgate Rd, Waukee, 4 outdoor dedicated courts located north of the new cinema. Courts open for play at 7:30 AM until dusk.

Indianola near the YMCA, 306 E Scenic Valley, Ave, 3 outdoor courts, open play 7 days a week, dawn to dusk. No fee.