Development of the first phase of Lexington Lake Park started in August 2016 with the park opening July 2017. This 465-acre property is located west of De Soto north of Kansas 10 Highway.
The Lexington Lake Park Master Plan identifies amenities that could be included in future development phases. Features include athletic practice fields, additional parking, marina, natural amphitheater, disc golf course, camping sites, cross country course, picnic shelters and park maintenance facility. Additional information can be found in the Lexington (previously Reike) Lake Park Master Plan (PDF).