Plunkett Park

Plunkett Park is an 84-acre park located on Curtis and Park Road, Wade and Hendricks Streets, bordering Mexico High School.

Kiwanis Lake


  • Restrooms
  • 2 Picnic Shelters
  • Open Spaces
  • Mexico's newest all-inclusive playground featuring wheelchair accessible play features, checkerboard pattern that serves as a visual warning of dangerous zones, protective rubber tile and artificial turf fall surfacing that reduces injuries, partial fencing to create a safe zone that allows children to play freely and antimicrobial coating on play surfaces.
  • Kiwanis Lake is a 3-acre Fishing Lake with ADA Accessible Fishing Dock and Winter Trout Fishing Program
  • Skate Park
  • Dorcas Trail


  • Lawrence Shelter is located to the south of the playground.
  • Stuart Shelter 

Dorcas Trail:

Dorcas Trail is located at the end of Dorcas Street and located within Plunkett Park. This 1 mile trail winds through native trees and is on the west side of Plunkett Park and is a great place to exercise, bird watch or just taking a casual walk.

Paved parking is available at the end of Dorcas Street.