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On Memorial Day we visited Flodin Park in Canton to try out the SwimZip suits we just received for the girls. (More about SwimZip to come this week). The park is located at 43399 Saltz Rd in Canton, Michigan. the splash park is open daily Memorial Day through Labor Day from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Flodin Park hosts a small splash pad and playground area, nature trail, tennis courts, a basketball court, baseball fields and in-line skate rink on their 28.5 acres.
Parking is really close to the splash pad area and play ground which was really nice. However, there were no restrooms, just two port-a-john, which were very full and not maintained.
The playground is rather simple with soft cushioned ground cover. Carlyn was easily able to navigate the steps (at almost age 2), but there were many climbing features that were above her ability level. Rosa (almost 5) was able to navigate through everything.
The one bummer was that the slides were too hot to go down, so using the play structure consisted of the girls just going up and down the stairs….
|Carlyn playing with the Frog at Flodin Park in Canton
SwimZip bathing suit.
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Overall, we had a really grand time. The park wasn’t overly busy or crowded. Although the water was very cold, the girls really enjoyed splashing.
The lack sufficient seating for parents, picnic tables, restrooms and shade makes this park a bit less desirable than Canton’s other splash pad at Heritage.
Amber is the proud Homeschooling mother to four beautiful children, Damian (24), Rosaleigh (10), Carlyn (7), Naomi (4), and a wife to her loving husband, Chancellor. Her family also includes three cats.
She loves being a stay-at-home mom and feels blessed to be able to care for her children full-time and provide them with so many opportunities through Metro Detroit Mommy.