Recreation Opportunities

The Lancaster County Department of Parks and Recreation offers a tremendous array of recreation opportunities throughout the county's nine parks. We have facilities, courts, fields, and trails on which you can do just about any recreation activity you enjoy.

Each park features different recreation opportunities. Central Park offers the most opportunities, including sports fields, ball courts, a skate park, a swimming pool, and miles of trails.

Below is a listing of some of the recreation opportunities that can be found at county parks.
  1. Athletic Fields & Courts

    See the sports fields and courts available.

  2. Camping

    Find out about camping in Lancaster County parks.

  3. Environmental Center

    Check out programs offered by the Environmental Center.

  4. Equestrian Information

    Look at information regarding horseback riding in county parks.

  5. Garden of Five Senses

    Discover the Garden of Five Senses.

  1. Garden Plot Rentals

    Find details on the garden plot rental program.

  2. Hunting

    Read details on hunting in county parks.

  3. Shuts Environmental Library

    Check out what Shuts Environmental Library has to offer.

  4. Skate Park

    View a description of the Lancaster County Skate Park.

  5. Swimming Pool

    Find out about hours and fees for the county swimming pool.