What to know
Lake Atalanta includes Lake Atalanta Bait Shop, with paddle boats, canoes and fishing boat rentals. Two parks are located here. The city park on the lake has 17 acres with two ADA accessible restrooms, large stage area, 27 picnic tables, two-mile walking trail with 18 exercise stations, large reflection pond with fountain, pavilion, miniature golf course and a 100-year-old cabin available for small groups. Built in 1936, it is the second oldest park in Rogers. Other amenities include an Olympic-size swimming pool with water slide and concessions. A 4,000-square-foot banquet facility can be rented for groups. There is also an 8,000-square-foot special event building that seats 680 with tables, chairs and kitchen available. Below the Lake Atalanta Dam is a park that was completed in 1987. Full of beautiful mature trees, it contains 12 picnic tables, open area, and is also connected to the two-mile walking trail. For more information: Rogers Parks and Recreation Department; 479-631-3350.