Things to Do

 

Basketball


 

Lighted, full-court basketball facilities are located at Black Bob Park (14500 W. 151st Street) and Fairview Park(400 N. Walnut).

 

Boating


 

Boating in Olathe is available at Lake Olathe and Cedar Lake. The gates open at 6am and close at 10pm.

Cedar Lake, 15500 S. Lone Elm Road - Electric powered motors only.

Lake Olathe, 625 Lakeshore Drive - Entire lake is a NO WAKE zone (5 mph max).

All persons must follow Kansas boating laws for proper registration and equipment requirements.

 

Fishing


A Kansas State Fishing License is required. A City license as well as a Johnson County permit is not required. Fishing is allowed at the following Olathe locations:

 

Playgrounds & Swing Sets

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  • Arrowhead
  • Black Bob
  • Brougham
  • Calamity Line (playground only)
  • Cedar Lake
  • Eastbrooke
  • Fairview
  • Frisco (playground only)
  • Frontier
  • Frontier Pool (playground only)
  • Girls Softball (playground only)
  • Hampton (playground only)
  • Haven
  • Heatherstone (playground only)
  • Lake Olathe
  • Mahaffie Pond
  • Mill Creek
  • North Walnut
  • Oregon Trail
  • Pine & Elm (playground only)
  • Prairie Center
  • Scarborough (playground only)
  • Southdowns (playground only)
  • Southglen (playground only)
  • Two Trails (playground only)
  • Water Works (playground only)
  • Woodbrook (playground only)

 

Skate Park


 

The Skate Park is located at Two Trails Park (1000 N. Ridgeview). Enjoy the facility and please be safe and courteous.

 

Soccer


 

  • Black Bob Park, 14500 W. 151st, 4 fields
  • Frontier Park, 15501 W. Indian Creek Parkway, 2 fields
  • Oregon Trail Park, 1100 S. Robinson, 2 fields
  • Prairie Center Park, 555 N. Olathe View Road, 10 fields

 

Tennis


 

Lighted courts:
Mill Creek Park, 320 E. Poplar
Two Trails Park, 1000 N. Ridgeview

Day play courts:
Havencroft School, 1700 E. Sheridan
Olathe East High School, 14545 W. 127th Street
Olathe North High School, 600 E. Prairie
Olathe South High School, 1640 E. 151st
Rolling Ridge School, 1500 W. Elm Terr.
Scarborough School, 2000 Lindenwood

Trails


 

TrailSurfaceDistance (Miles)
ArapahoAsphalt0.2
Indian Creek TrailAsphalt7.7
Black Bob Park LoopAg-Lime1.4
Two Trails Park LoopAsphalt0.9
Calamity Line Park LoopConcrete0.5
Frisco Lake LoopAsphalt0.9
Water Works Lake LoopAsphalt0.8
Mahaffie Creek TrailAsphalt3.1
Rolling Ridge TrailAsphalt2.5
Heritage TrailAsphalt2.3
Calamity Line Park LoopConcrete0.5
Eastbrooke Park LoopAsphalt0.3
Heatherstone Park LoopConcrete0.5
Mahaffie Pond LoopAsphalt0.2
North Walnut Park LoopAsphalt0.2
Prairie Center ParkAsphalt0.9
Southdowns ParkWood chip/concrete0.4
Veterans Memorial Park Loop Concrete0.2
Bicycle lanes are located on Dennis Ave., 5.4 miles; Harold St., 1.0 miles; and Woodland Rd., 2.0 miles.

 

Visit the Johnson County Park & Recreation District website for a comprehensive County-wide trail map.