The City of Badger has three parks: Badger Ballpark-Pederson Field, Jones Park and Knudson Park.
(parks close at 10:00 p.m.)
John F Kennedy Memorial Park is located four miles from Badger with a county lake, fishing, boating, camping, and an eighteen hole golf course.
The Des Moines river is located four miles west of Badger.
Three Rivers Bike Trail is located eight miles north of Badger.