Cottingham is a very popular park for picnicking and swimming. It is part of a 56-acre property owned by Wadena County with trails for walking. A through trail from Cottingham Park to Bullard’s Bluff Park provides approximately 2.5 miles of nature walking, horseback riding, ATV riding, and hiking. Cottingham is also unique in that it has campsites available for accommodating horse enthusiasts.
Located just to the south of Wahoo Valley, this is also a popular spot for landing tubes and canoes. From here it is 5.5 miles to the next available landing.