Nealon Park is located at 800 Middle Ave, Menlo Park, CA 94025. The playground at this park is newly built as of fall 2019. The park itself is 9 acres large. The playground is provided by GameTime playground equipment a PlayCore company. This is an all inclusive playground meaning people of all abilities can play here; it is recommended for children 5-12 years old. This is a nature inspired playground which studies have shown creates a more calming environment for children to play in. When the playground equipment is brightly colored with too many color choices children can become easily overwhelmed. Nealon Park playground has many options for children to climb on including a faux tree stump, climbing walls, waterfall stairs (no water included). There are also great swings at this playground. There are swings with two seats facing one another, another swing apparatus for three users that rotates around in a circle. There is a net with a bridge that connects two playground structures together and lots of slides. This is a top park in the Bay Area that deserves a visit! For more information on this park please visit the City of Menlo Park’s website HERE!
- Cost: Free
- Dog Friendly: Yes off leash dog area included
- Parking: Limited street parking
- Bathrooms: Yes
- Shade: Large shade umbrellas over the playground