It's so close and offers so much. Prospect lake with its paddleboarding, kayak rentals, fishing, and even open swimming. There is also a Velodrome in the park for cyclists wanting to test their speed. A skate park is another feature.
In the colder months, the Sertich Ice Center offers public skating. Other more typical park pursuits can also be enjoyed here such as playgrounds, horseshoe, fitness trail (1.25 miles), perimeter jogging trail (2.2 miles), tennis (15 hard courts, outdoors, 11 lighted).