Backbone State Park
Oldest park in the State of Iowa, north of Manchester, just south of Strawberry Point, in rural Delaware County.
1282 120th St.
Delaware County Parks
All recreation areas, parks, and natural areas remain open all year.
Bailey’s Ford Park
105 acres, 3 miles south of Manchester on Jefferson Road. Includes nature center, conservation dept. office and interpretive wildlife displays.
2379 Jefferson Road
Coffins Grove Park
22 acres, 4 miles northwest of Manchester on Early Stagecoach Road.
1387 Early Stagecoach Road
Fountain Springs Park
240 acres, 3 miles northeast of Greeley on Oak Road.
2511 Oak Road
Turtle Creek Park
200 acres, 6 miles southeast of Manchester on Maquoketa River above the Delhi Dam on 267th St.
2124 267th St.
Twin Bridges Park
144 acres, 5 miles west of Colesburg along Highway 3.
2638 on Highway 3
Manchester City Parks
All City Parks are open to the general public daily from 5a.m. -10:30p.m.
Anderson Street and East Butler St.
North Brewer and East Butler St. (Tennis/pickleball courts, basketball courts, skate park)
West Main Street and North 7th St. (by hospital) (new equipment 1999)
Howard & Helen Shelly Memorial Park
Home of Manchester’s Whitewater Park
201 S. Franklin St.
Quaker Mill Drive and Hansel St.
Home of the Hartwick Huskys Ski Team
West Union St. (pickleball/tennis courts)
Bixby State Preserve
228 Main St.
508 Church St.
Colesburg Recreation Facilities
400 Harrison St.