|Address||Nishi 1- to 12-chome, Odori, Chuo-ku
Area: 78,901 m2(7.9 ha)
|Outline of facilities||
|History||The Park was originally laid out as a fire-break that divided the city center into a residential southern area and governmental northern area in 1871.
Opened on June 6, 1980 (designated as a park under the City Park Law)
* In earlier days, the present Odori Park served as a road and quasi-park.
|Sculptures and monuments in the park||
(Lilas, in French)
Flowering season: White lilacs bloom in the 1-chome area in early May, followed by purple lilacs. The best season for white lilacs is in the middle of May, while purple are best in late May.
* Lilacs were selected as the "Tree of Sapporo" by citizens in 1960.
|Moerenuma Park (Glass Pyramid)|
|Address||Moerenumakoen 1-1, Higashi-ku (011-790-1231)|
|Hours||Summer (April 29 – November 3) 9:00 – 21:00
Winter (November 4 – April 28) 9:00 – 17:00 (Tue., Wed.), 9:00 – 21:00 (Thu., Fri., Sat., Sun)
|Closed||First Monday in summer and Mondays in winter, year-end and New Year (December 29 – January 3)|
|Parking (free)||1,400 cars|
|Access||From Kanjo dori higashi Subway Station (Toho Line[H04]), take the Higashi 69 or 79 Chuo Bus Kita satsunae sen to the Moerekoen higashiguchi bus stop, and walk 10 minutes.|
|Facilities||Mt. Moere, Cherry Tree Woods, White Birch Woods, Larch Woods, spaces with play equipment, toilets, etc.|
|Others||The glass pyramid "Hidamari" was opened in July 2003|
|Maeda Forest Park|
|Address||Maeda 591-4, Teine-ku, etc. (011-681-3940)|
|Parking (free)||489 cars|
|Access||From Kita nijuyo jo Subway Station (Namboku Line[N03]), take the Kita 72 Chuo Bus Shinkawa sen to the Maeda Shinrinkoen iriguchi bus stop, and walk 1 minute.|
|Facilities||Observation Lounge (Open: 10:00 – 16:00 from the middle of April – early November), grass athletic field, garden path, canal, sunken garden, wall fountain, wooden play equipment, gateball field, rest area, rest field (field kitchen), toilet, etc.|
|Address||Ishiyama 78-24, Minami-ku, etc. (011-581-3811 [Minami Ward Public Works Center])|
|Parking (free)||48 cars (free, closed between late November and April 29)|
|Access||From Makomanai Subway Station (Namboku Line[N16]), take the Chuo Bus to the Ishiyama Higashi 3-chome bus stop, and walk 4 minutes.|
|Facilities||Wooden play equipment, gazebo, pergola, gateball court, garden path, tennis court (fee required), toilet, etc.|
|Sapporo Sato Land|
|Address||Okadama-cho 584- 2, Higashi-ku (011-787-0223)|
|Hours||Summer (April 29 – September 30) 9:00 – 18:00
Winter (October 1 – April 28) 9:00 – 17:00
|Closed||Open every day from April 29 to November 3.
Closed Mondays in winter (Tuesday if Monday is a national holiday); from December 29 to January 3
|Parking (free)||Approx. 1,800 cars|
|Facilities||Sato Land Center, Fureai Bokujo, Fureai Noen, Kaze-no-harappa, barbeque square, Sato Land Garden, Milk-no-sato, toilet, etc.|
|Charged activities & facilities||
|Takino Suzuran Hillside National Park|
|Address||Takino 247, Minami-ku (011-592-3333)|
|Hours||Summer (Late April – May 31: 9:00 – 17:00, June 1 – August 31: 9:00 – 18:00, September 1 – November 10: 9:00 – 17:00)
Winter (December 23 – March 31: 9:00 – 16:00)
|Closed||Early November – late December, early to late April|
|Access||From Makomanai Subway Station[N16], take the Chuo Bus to the Takino suzuran koen bus stop.
From Fukuzumi Subway Station[H14], take the Chuo Bus to the Takino suzuran koen bus stop.
|Free areas||Tsudoi Woods, Mountain Stream Zone, barbeque pits, Cycling Center, etc.|
|Charged areas||Children's Valley, Lawn Stadium, Seishonen Yama no Ie, Country Garden., etc.|
|Address||Yurigaharakoen 210, Kita-ku (011-772-4722)|
|Parking (free)||271 cars|
|Facilities||Yurigahara Green Center Greenhouse, Gardens of the World, Lily Train, etc.|
|Charged facilities||Gardens of the World, greenhouses: 130 yen for adults (high school students and older)
Lily Train: 360 yen per ride (elementary school students and older)
* Admission is free for visitors with a physical disability certificate or a senior-citizen booklet.