Located in the City of Fridley, Locke County Park can be accessed from the University Avenue service road (which runs in front of Columbia Arena) just south of 73rd Avenue. The park's entrance road runs along the north side of Columbia Arena. Rice Creek West Regional Trail runs through Locke County Park.
The park offers users many facilities and attractions within easy walking distance. Picnic pavilion number 1 and restrooms are very close to the play equipment and paved hiking / biking trail. The trail traverses down into the scenic Rice Creek valley.