Parks & Recreation

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BladeRunners Ice Complex
With 3 ice skating rinks surrounding ...
Ice Hockey, Figure Skating, Public Sessions, Birthday Parties, located in Warrendale, PA

Robert Morris University Island Sports Center
The Robert Morris University Island Sports Center is the region's premier sports and recreation destination featuring figure skating, hockey camps and clinics and leagues located on Neville Island 9 Miles North of Downtown Pittsburgh

Three River Rowing Association (TRRA)
Located on historic Washington’s Landing North of Pittsburgh, the facility, open year round, includes lockers, showers, boat storage, rentals and instruction for rowers and kayak users

Wildwood Highlands – North Park’s Family Fun Center
Located just outside North Park in the heart of the North Hills of Pittsburgh, offering rides and amusements for the whole family open all year

Adams Township

Adams Township Community Park
Featuring a 1.3 mile walking trail, playground, sand volleyball area, gazebo, two baseball/soccer fields with scoreboards and three pavilions that may be rented for events

Butler County

Alameda Park and Swimming Pool
418 Wooded Acres, featuring eight (8) shelters, playgrounds, sand volleyball courts, outdoor summer concert series and Swimming Pool with 104' flume slide, Purple Panango interactive water play structure, Diving Boards, Concession Stand, the Alameda Gator Swim Team, scuba classes for beginners and full scuba certification classes.

Cranberry Township

Cranberry Township Community Park
Featuring picnic shelters, lighted tennis courts, sand volleyball courts, lighted baseball fields, lighted football/soccer field with bleachers, Children's Playtime Palace (Playground), Amphitheater with covered stage and grassy seating area, basketball court and nature trail

Cranberry Township Water Park
Featuring Snack Bar, Locker Facilities, Sand Volleyball Court, Pool and Children’s Pool, Water Spray Areas, Slides, Sand Play Area and Lifeguards

North Boundary Park
Two Picnic Shelters, baseball field, Soccer Fields, Playground, Winter Sledding Hill, Walking Path, Concession Stand and home of Cranberry Township’s Waterpark

Municipal Center
Houses the AE Ride Skatepark, built as a community project in 2005 with support from the American Eagle Outfitters Foundation. The Skatepark is free and open during daylight hours throughout the year

Graham Park Information
115 acres consisting of the Football & Lacrosse Campus; The Soccer Campus and The Baseball/Softball Campus. Trails and walkways will connect the entire park, access to the greenways will be provided between the campuses, connecting the parking lots to different sections of the trail system

Butler County YMCA
Cranberry Township’s newest YMCA Facility featuring an indoor aquatic center, recreational pool with sprays, water jets, fountains and slides; and a warm water therapy pool, whirlpool, steam room, sauna, fitness center, indoor track, gym, climbing wall, chapel, baby-sitting center, community meeting rooms and computers

Borough of Franklin Park

Blueberry Hill Park
87 acre park nestled in the heart of the borough off of Nicholson Road. Activity Center, baseball and softball fields, sand volleyball courts, playgrounds located in the park and historic log house located by the lower meadow area.

Linbrook Park
An 80 acre park located in the western part of Franklin Park Borough off of Big Sewickley Creek Road. This park is often referred to as one of Franklin Park’s well kept secrets. This park hosts four ball fields, a soccer field, a lacrosse field, two playgrounds, two picnic shelters, an obstacle course, hiking trails, and a beautiful stream. Our two picnic shelters are available for rent at a reasonable cost. If you like more of a natural park this is a great place to visit since most of the park is not developed.

Acorn Park
A 25 acre park located off of McGee Road, most of this park is a natural area having been untouched for over 100 years. Hiking, equestrian, and mountain bike trails traverse most of this park allowing park users to access all areas of the park. The entrance area of the park provides a deck hockey area, a unique playground, and picnic tables.

Old Orchard Park
A 16 acre neighborhood park located in the southeastern part of Franklin Park Borough off of Rochester Road. This park is currently under development with a one mile walking trail and proposed features to include: multi-purpose field, tennis court, volleyball court, playground, and a small pavilion.

Baierl Family YMCA
Franklin Park’s newest YMCA Facility featuring indoor and outdoor pools, a state-of-the-art health and wellness center, group exercise studio, climbing wall, five locker rooms, a gymnasium, a running/walking track, and a Child Watch Center

Fox Chapel Borough

Beechwood Farms Nature Preserve
Located in the borough of Fox Chapel, Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve headquarters the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania, featuring five miles of trails, 134 acres of sanctuary, Educational Classrooms, Audubon Nature Store, Teacher Resource Center, Natural History Library, Evans Nature Center auditorium, Audubon Center for Native Plants and Outdoor Discovery field trip programs for school children

Trillium Trail
The most famous of our various park areas is the one known as the Trillium Trail. It is here that every spring hundreds of thousands of trilliums used to cover the ground like a blanket of snow

Riding Meadow Park
For those who want to enjoy a pleasant walk, who want to bird or just sit and enjoy nature. Dog walkers are also reminded that PA Law requires that dogs be “under control” at all times

Hampton Township

Hampton Community Park
Located on McCully Road in Allison Park, Pa, this 195 acre facility includes everything from picnic pavilions to playgrounds and tennis courts, street hockey courts, basketball courts, baseball fields and soccer fields to trails and an outdoor pool complex.

Hartwood Acres
An Allegheny County Park set on 629 scenic acres featuring one of the most spectacular country estates in the region consisting of a stately Tudor Mansion, cottage, stable complex and gate lodge, formal gardens, hiking, horseback riding, wooded trails, cross country skiing, Mansion, farm and stable Tours and famous in the North Hills of Pittsburgh for its Outdoor Summer Concert Series

O'Hara Township

Squaw Valley Park
The Township's most popular park featuring a fishing pond, two picnic shelters with electric & water, restrooms, two ballfields, two tennis courts, a playground, hiking trails & the Gazebo. Squaw Valley is located along Fox Chapel Road, between the O'Hara Township Municipal Building and Delafield Road

Meadow Park
The Township's largest developed park encompassing over 24 acres. Meadow offers a picnic shelter with electric & water, restrooms, ball fields, a tennis court, & more. Meadow is located off Kittanning Pike at Harding Road on Meadow Park Lane

Woodland Park
Offers visitors a picnic shelter, ballfield, and playground. Woodland is located off Dorseyville Road on Villa Drive.

Kensington Park
Features a ballfield, playground and basketball court. Kensington is located in Montrose Hill at the corner of Central Avenue and Watson Avenue.

Marshall Township

Knob Hill Park
Located in Marshall Township, Knob Hill Park a 116 acre facility featuring pavilions, the Elias Fry Barn, a baseball field, soccer, the Whitey Soergel little and pony league fields, a sand volleyball court, sledding hills, horseshoe pits, the Sean DeArment Nature Trail, the Country Castle Playground, an 18 hole disk golf course and a trail system

Warrendale Park
Located off Mt. Pleasant Road on 8 acres in Warrendale, Warrendale Park includes the Floyd Davison Memorial baseball field, a lighted basketball court, the Bullpen pavilion with fireplace, horseshoe pits, a tot lot, and lighted public tennis courts

Sean Department Nature Trail & Thorn Hill Trail
Begins on Knob Road directly opposite the Whitey Soergel Field entrance of Knob Hill Park. Its crushed limestone surface is suitable for walking, biking, or cross country skiing. The trail is approximately 2.0 miles in length.

McCandless Township

North Park
North Park, a 3,010 acre County Park features natural woodlands, walking & biking trails, Horse Show Arena, enclosed Dog Run, Annual Dog Show, Swimming Pool, 18 hole golf course, driving range, Par 3 golf course, 17 tennis courts, bird sanctuary, Nature Center with Classrooms, Girl Scout and Boy Scout Facilities, game preserve, ice skating rink, basketball courts, baseball, softball & soccer fields, winter sleigh riding, cross country skiing, batting cages, over 200 picnic groves, fishing and boating on its 75 acre lake

McCandless Township Parks and Recreation
List of parks for active and passive recreation

Mars Area

Mars Community Recreation Association
Private Pool Club open to residents surrounding the Mars community, Mars, PA

Mars Area Sports and Recreation
Featuring soccer, baseball, swimming, wresting, hockey, cheerleading and softball for Mars, PA

Pine Township

Pine Township Community Park
Located just outside North Park this 105 acre facility features a new state-of-the-art Community Center, Pony League Field/Soccer Field, Colt League Field/Soccer Field, Little League Fields/Soccer Fields, Sand Volleyball Courts, Concession Stand with Restroom Facilities, Children's Playground Area, Fishing Lake, Nature Trail, Hiking Trails, Pavilions, Basketball Court. Bocce Court, Summer Outdoor Movies in the Park, Farmer’s Market, Halloween Hayrides and Easter Egg Hunts

Pine Richland Youth Center
The PRYC is a privately supported organization devoted to providing quality programs and a resource for the facilitation of sports, recreation, social, and educational experiences for the positive development of the youth in our region and to enhance the quality of life for the adults and seniors in our community

Karrington Woods Park
Located in the heart of the Karrington Woods Housing Development, Pine Township on 7 wooded acres featuring 2 Acres Usable Land, Multi-Purpose Field, Soccer Goals, Children's Play area, Tot Lot, Picnic Tables, trails, Park Benches and a Basketball/Hockey Court

Pine Haven Park
Located in Pine Township, this 38 Acre facility features a nature area and Hiking Trail

North Park
North Park, a 3,010 acre County Park features natural woodlands, walking & biking trails, Horse Show Arena, enclosed Dog Run, Annual Dog Show, Swimming Pool, 18 hole golf course, driving range, Par 3 golf course, 17 tennis courts, bird sanctuary, Nature Center with Classrooms, Girl Scout and Boy Scout Facilities, game preserve, ice skating rink, basketball courts, baseball, softball & soccer fields, winter sleigh riding, cross country skiing, batting cages, over 200 picnic groves, fishing and boating on its 75 acre lake

Richland Township

Richland Community Park
Located near Bakerstown that can be reached from Circle Drive or Van Velsor Drive, this 80 Acre Community Park serves as the home field for the Pine-Richland Athletic Association’s baseball/softball program, the Pine-Richland Soccer League and the Keystone Rams Youth Football League. The park also offers picnic pavilions, playground equipment, a basketball court, hiking trails, and a sand volleyball court.

Ross Township

Ross Township Parks and Recreation
List of Parks in Ross Township featuring playgrounds, tennis courts, soccer fields, baseball fields and basketball courts

Shaler Township

Judge D. M. Miller Fall Run Park
Consists of 93.65 acres making this park Shaler's largest. This park has a mile long nature trail which leads you to one of this park's major attractions -- the waterfall. This beautifully landscaped park has a playground, a soccer field, and a basketball court.

Shaler Township Parks and Recreation
List of Parks in Shaler Township including Kiwanis Park located on 30.6 acres, featuring a swimming pool, senior citizens area, 2 playgrounds, 3 tennis courts, 2 ball fields, soccer, 1 picnic shelter, 2 basketball courts, and a street hockey court

Seven Fields

Seven Fields Community Center and Pool
The Seven Fields Town Park Pool and Community Center is located at the intersection of Cumberland Drive and Castle Creek Drive, is owned and operated by the Borough

West Deer

Deer Lakes Park
Located on 1,180 beautiful acres in Frazer and West Deer Townships featuring 3 Fishing Lakes, Children’s Play area, Disc golf course, Wagman Observatory, Groves and Shelters, Walking, Hiking and Jogging Trails