New Hampton

New Hampton, at the junction of U.S. Highways 63 and 18, is a wonderful town that is rich in community. New Hampton is blessed with several businesses, restaurants, hotels, recreational activities, and is host to several special events each year. They also have beautiful parks and a large swimming pool, with a campground adjacent to the park and pool. There is so much to do and to see in the New Hampton community.

The widely-used Mikkelson Park has multiple playgrounds, baseball fields, a swimming pool with a state-of-the-art water slide, two tennis courts, a volleyball area, a disc golf course, horseshoes and more. Other park facilities include a nature trail, pond with fishing piers, native grass and wildflower area, winter ice rink, basketball courts, softball fields, sand volleyball courts and open play spaces.

There are many golf courses within minutes of New Hampton. Bikers will enjoy miles of bike trails; and hunters will feast in the deer and pheasant hunting.

Another excellent recreational opportunity is the Chickasaw Wellness Center. Features include basketball and volleyball courts, a racquetball court, a running or walking track, training and exercise equipment, strength training area, batting and golf cages and steam rooms, and a supervised children’s area for those too young to participate.