About Marley Park

Marley Creek Park, or Marley Park as it’s also called, is quite a hidden gem. I love the bridge that leads you to the park if you’re coming from the north, off of 187th. And our daughter has officially proclaimed this park her’s. That I think is a big compliment for a park. ? We’ve gone 2 days in a row already!

Located in the Marley Creek subdivision (the homes are beautiful, I could totally see my family living in this neighborhood), this a 5.5 acre park site includes the following amenities:

  • a baseball/softball field
  • a basketball court
  • a walking path with exercise stations
  • park benches
  • a lovely gazebo
  • a playground suitable for ages 2-12

There is a nice donut shaped parking lot with plenty of spots. And though the porta potty is much appreciated given that it’s not one of the more common features at a park, Mokena Park District might want to tend to that one a little more.

Click on any of the photos below to get a good look at the park if you’re considering going.

Recently updated, the playground is enchanting. They’ve got a dragonfly seesaw, mushroom picnic table area (as you can see above—my daughter loved that), rock climbing, everything! The playground kind of reminds me of what a life-sized version of the Disney movie A Bug’s Life setting.

Favorite parts: I don’t know what to say, but this is definitely a really awesome place to be. Idyllic and fun are the keywords for this park.

Location Address:
10555 West Jacob Drive
Mokena IL, 60448

Other Parks in Mokena to Explore

I love how the Mokena Park District has their main parks page set up; the visualization of the map is very cute and it is so easy to navigate—get’s you right where you need to go, what the best websites do. Just hover over each marker to see the name of the park and click to visit the park of your choice’s main page.

Map of all of Mokena's Parks


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