Category Archives: Parks

Ann Arbor Ice Skating Guide

Ann Arbor Ice Skating Guide

There are several Ann Arbor Ice Skating Rinks available including both indoor and outdoor options. Last year Ann Arbor added 3 natural outdoor rinks. For the 2016-2017 winter, there are 2 natural outdoor rinks which opened on December 22. As a child my favorite part of winter was ice skating. When I lived in Illinois, our neighborhood park offered outdoor ice skating (basically it […]

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National Parks – Travel Thursday

National Parks - Rocky Mountain National Park

Today is the 100th anniversary of the US National Park System. I thought I’d combine a Travel Thursday &  a Throwback Thursday with pictures from some of our trips to National Parks. Shenandoah National Park We visited Shenandoah National Park this spring. I’ve already covered it in our Travel Thursday Virginia Road Trip post from June.. Independence National Historical Park Independence […]

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Southeast Area Park – Tuesday Playground Profile

Southeast Area Park - Smaller Structure

This profile of Southeast Area Park is part of our Summer Series: Tuesday Playground Profiles Each week Ann Arbor with Kids is profiling a different playground in the Ann Arbor area including Ann Arbor, Saline, Ypsilanti, Dexter, etc. Today we are profiling Southeast Area park located at the intersection of Platt and Ellsworth. Southeast Area Park Southeast Area Park‘s address is 2901 E. Ellsworth Rd. It is in the northwest […]

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Hickory Woods Park – Tuesday Playground Profile

Hickory Woods Park - Rock Arch

This profile of Hickory Woods Park is part of our Summer Series: Tuesday Playground Profiles Each week Ann Arbor with Kids is profiling a different playground in the Ann Arbor area. Playgrounds will be selected from Ann Arbor, Saline, Ypsilanti, Dexter, etc. Today we are exploring Pittsfield Township’s Hickory Woods Park. Hickory Woods Park Hickory Woods Park is located off of […]

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Scheffler Park – Tuesday Playground Profile

Scheffler Park - Spinner

This profile of Scheffler Park is part of our Summer Series: Tuesday Playground Profiles Each week Ann Arbor with Kids is profiling a different playground in the Ann Arbor area. Playgrounds will be selected from Ann Arbor, Saline, Ypsilanti, Dexter, etc. This summer my daughter has played a few softball games at Scheffler Park, including one last night. We spent some time after her game exploring the […]

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Virginia Park – Tuesday Playground Profiles

Virginia Park Playground

This profile of Virginia Park is part of our Summer Series: Tuesday Playground Profiles Each week Ann Arbor with Kids is profiling a different playground in the Ann Arbor area. Playgrounds will be selected from Ann Arbor, Saline, Ypsilanti, Dexter, etc. This summer my daughter has softball practice at Virginia Park. We arrived to practice a few minutes early this week, so we took some time to explore the […]

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Waymarket Park – Tuesday Playground Profile

Waymarket Park - See-Saw

This profile of Waymarket Park is part of our Summer Series: Tuesday Playground Profiles Each week Ann Arbor with Kids is profiling a different playground in the Ann Arbor area. Playgrounds will be selected from Ann Arbor, Saline, Ypsilanti, Dexter, etc. This week we were at Briarwood Mall playing Pokemon Go and planning to head to a park to review for this week’s Tuesday Playground Profile. […]

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