The K.A.S.H. Playground started as a community project to build a universally accessible playground. Project organizers raised private funds to completely construct and maintain a public, wheelchair-accessible playground at Mead Park in Stevens Point. There are over 1,000 special needs children in Portage County who have never been able to freely enjoy a playground - until now.
The K.A.S.H. Playground puts safety and convenience first, but not at the expense of the fun. It was built over a poured rubber surface, which is smoother on wheels, more gentle on falls, and lasts longer than wood chips. The playground has equipment that provides fun for all ages and mobilities!
In 2018, the City of Stevens Point acquired a section of abandoned CN railroad tracks that ran south from Bliss Ave. to where they intersected with the Green Circle Trail. The new trail will open in the spring of 2019, & the City asks you to help name it. Read More