Lincoln Park and Lakeview are always hopping. And swinging. And sliding. And climbing. You get the idea — they have great playgrounds! If you live in the area or are looking for a great place to park-crawl for the day, these are the ones you really want to check out. Click through for the 411 on splash pads, spraygrounds, playlots and more.

Supera Playlot Park

Ahoy and welcome to "Pirate Ship Park." The vessel-like climbing structure is where kiddos of all ages unleash their inner Jack Sparrow. There's also a sandbox for the landlubbers in your bunch. Parents love the small size of this playground -- keeping an eye on the action is easy.

2522 N. Racine Ave. (312-742-7816 or

What is YOUR favorite playground in Lincoln Park or Lakeview? Let us know in the Comments!

— Kelly Aiglon, with additional reporting by Mistie Lucht & Selena Kohng