A consumer advocacy website has named Madison among the best cities for recreational activities, according to a release.
The website, NerdWallet, considered the city?s recreation options, most parkland and largest number of playgrounds, recreation centers and senior centers, according to the release.
Madison was ranked as the second best city for recreation in the nation, according to the release. Madison has the most recreation facilities of any city on the list as well as the number of playgrounds.
Madison has 251.1 recreation facilities per every 100,000 residents and 7.1 playgrounds per every 10,000 residents, according to the release. Madison also has a number of golf courses, pools, and conservation parks, as well as recreation centers and gyms that offer memberships to the general public.