Parks & Recreation
Shelby's Park is centrally located and abuts the Stone Arch Nature Trail. This large park provides for several activities. Having a large playground and several shelters with grills for picnics and family outing.
The park also offers a tennis court, sand volleyball court, basketball court, and baseball diamond. During May and June area boys and girls have the opportunity to participate on local ball teams (Girls Western Iowa Softball League and Legion baseball). During the summer there is always a game going for the youth or the adults.
There is also a horse ring for the local equestrian enthusiasts.
Within twenty minutes in any direction of Shelby is a horde of recreational opportunities-two public golf courses, one private golf course, three swimming pools (one indoor), a miniature golf course, two state parks, three bowling alleys, a theater, any many more.
Visit our Attractions area for information on local attractions.