Pioneer Park Disk Golf Course
North St., Kirkland

Behnke Park
Hortense Dr and 6th St, Kirkland
Offers picnic tables, shelter house and playground equipment for younger children

Franklin Township Park
South Street, Kirkland
Offers picnic facilities, a stage, shelters, playground and more

Wilkinson-Renwick Marsh
Glidden Road & Illinois Route 64, Kirkland
Offers trail options and is frequented by area birdwatchers

Potawatomi State Park
Kirkland Road, Kirkland
The newest of area parks, Potawatomi is on 300 acres of land in Kirkland