These parks and outdoor recreational entertainment are within a few miles walking distance of Falcon Ridge.
If you head west down the bike/walking trail along 91st Street near the back of the neighborhood, you will soon reach the Lake Lenexa Dam. From there there are trails that go around the lake and to Black Hoof Park with some great outdoor amenities.
If you head east on the bike/walking trail along 91st street near the back of the neighborhood, you will reach Mill Creek Steamway Park just across Woodland Road. There is a playground and access to the Mill Creek bike trail that does connect to Shawnee Mission Park to the north.
Buffalo Meadows Park can be found on Prairie Star Parkway and Lone Elm. There is a playground, walking circle, and a large open grass area great for games. If your kids are attending Manchester Park Elementary School, this park is nearby the school.
Falcon Valley commercial is on Woodland Road just as you approach K-10. There are several stores and restaurants in the area including Price Chopper, CVS, Caseys, Blue Moose, Shawnee Pizza, and many more.
Lenexa City Center is located on 87th Street as you approach I-435. There are several shops, restaurants, and entertainment opportunities in the area including the Lenexa Rec Center.
At 119th Street and I-35 southbound, there are several places for entertainment, dining, and shopping. Great KC stops like Joes KC BBQ and AMC theater are located here.
There are several golf courses near Falcon Ridge.
Falcon Ridge Golf Course weaves its way through the neighborhood. As one of GolfWorld’s Top 50 US, Falcon Ridge is the area’s most in-demand private golf club.
Falcon Valley Golf Course is the only championship length nine-hole golf course in the Kansas City area. Located just a couple minutes southeast of the neighborhood.
Shawnee Golf & Country Club’s mission is to provide a family friendly atmosphere, Affordable Championship Golf, Outstanding Service and World Class Amentities.