Park Listing 2017-04-28T11:24:23+00:00

Founded in 1947, the City of Columbus Parks and Recreation Department provides the highest quality park and recreation services for the citizens of Columbus. We are responsible for the maintenance and improvement of 23 parks, nearly 1,000 acres of park land and over 20 miles of People Trails.

Amberley Park 2017-04-28T10:00:27+00:00

Location: Located near Amberly neighborhood.
Classification: Neighborhood Park
Undeveloped Park: 17 Acres

  • Green Space

Blackwell Park 2017-06-28T09:01:33+00:00

Location: Intersection of Westenedge St. and Parkside Dr.  Parkside School sits on the park.
Classification: Community Park
Developed Park: 59 Acres

Home to: Richard J. Wigh Soccer Center – 1550 Whitney Ct (located on the north side of the park), Freedom Field Playground, the Come Out & Play Summer Playground Program and all Parks and Recreation Youth Soccer.

  • Barbecue Areas (2)

  • Green Space

  • Parking Areas (3)

  • People Trails – Connect Parkside Dr. at Westenedge Dr. to IUPUC

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1) – Freedom Field Playground Hours: Summer – Dawn-11:00 p.m., School Year – Closed Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

  • Press Box

  • Restrooms (2)

  • Shelterhouse (1) – No Electricity (located near playground, holds 30 people, not available for rent, first come, first served)

  • Soccer Fields (30+)

City Cemetery 2017-04-17T13:46:17+00:00

Location: 739 22nd Street.  Southeast corner of Donner Park
Developed Park: 9.41 Acres

If you are trying to find a plot in the cemetery please call Park Operations at (812)376-2599

Clifty Park 2017-06-28T09:02:22+00:00

Location: Indiana Ave. and Marr Rd.  Across from Columbus East High School.
Classification: Community Park
Developed Park: 89 Acres

Home to: Phil Jackson Fastpitch Softball Complex and all Babe Ruth Youth Baseball.

  • Baseball Diamonds (10)

  • Fast Pitch Fields (4)

  • Green Space

  • Parking Areas (3)

  • People Trails– 1.25 miles

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1)

  • Restrooms (1) – Closed during the winter.

  • Shelterhouse (2) – One of the shelters is inside the Dog Park. The other is located near the playground (electric, not available for rent – first come, first served).

  • Volleyball Courts (4) – Lighted

Donner Park 2017-06-28T09:03:06+00:00

Location: 739 22nd St. (Intersecton of 22nd and Sycamore Sts)
Classification: Community Park
Developed Park: 32 Acres

Home to: Donner Center – Columbus Parks and Recreation Headquarters, the Donner Aquatic Center and the Robert Burnett Tennis Courts

  • Barbecue Areas (5)

  • Basketball Court (1)

  • Green Space

  • Parking Areas (3)

  • People Trails – Connecting 17th and 19th Streets

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Pickleball Courts (2) – First come, first served

  • Playground (1)

  • Restroom (1) – Closed during the winter.

  • Shelterhouse (1) – Electric, Inside Lights, Grills, 30 Picnic Tables Inside – Large enough to hold 200 people.  Available for rent, call (812)376-2680.

  • Tennis Courts – Robert Burnett Courts (4) – First come, first served unless reserved

Eighth Street Park 2017-06-28T09:03:50+00:00

Location: Off Indianapolis Road.  North of Mill Race and West of Round-A-Bout.
Classification: Community Park
Undeveloped Park: 16.3 Acres

 

Everroad Park 2017-06-28T09:04:32+00:00

Location: 25th Street to Griffa and 30th Street
Classification: Neighborhood Park
Undeveloped Park: 25 Acres

Greenbelt Golf Course 2017-06-28T09:05:21+00:00

Location: 1000 N Gladstone Avenue
Developed Park: 82 Acres

Home to: Greenbelt Clubhouse

  • Clubhouse/Pro Shop/Concessions

  • Driving Range

  • 9 Hole Golf Course – Public

Harrison Ridge Park 2017-04-17T13:57:38+00:00

Location: In Tipton Lakes on Harrison Ridge Park (Coles Dr, Columbus, IN 47201)
Classification: Neighborhood Park
Developed Park: 4 Acres

Home to: Come Out & Play Summer Playground Program

  • Basketball Court (1)

  • Green Space

  • Handball Court (1)

  • Parking Area (1)

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1)

  • Shelterhouse (1) – Not available for rent, first come, first served.

  • Tennis Courts (2)

Lincoln Park 2017-06-28T09:06:22+00:00

Location: 2501 Lincoln Park Drive
Classification: Community Park
Developed Park: 33 Acres

Home to: Hamilton Community Center and Ice Arena and the Lincoln Park Softball Complex

  • Barbecue Areas (6)

  • Basketball Court (1) – Lighted

  • Batting Cage – 2 Baseball, 2 Slowpitch and 2 Fastpitch

  • Green Space

  • Ice Rink – Hamilton Community Center and Ice Arena

  • Parking Areas (6)

  • People Trails – On Hawcreek Ave., 19th to 22nd Streets

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1)

  • Restrooms (2)

  • Softball Fields (6) – Lighted

  • Tennis Courts (4) – Lighted

McCullough’s Run 2017-04-17T13:58:59+00:00

Location: 25th St. and Talley Rd.  In McCullough’s Run housing development.
Classification: Neighborhood Park
Developed Park: 50 Acres

  • Green Space

  • Parking (1)

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1)

  • Shelterhouse (1) – Not available for rent – first come, first served

Mead Village Park 2017-04-17T13:59:37+00:00

Location: On Locust Drive.  North of US 31/National R.d, off of Westenedge Drive.
Classification: Mini Park
Developed Park: 2 Acres

  • Basketball Court (1)

  • Green Space

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1) – Race to Play site

  • Shelterhouse (1) – Not available for rent – First come, first served

Mill Race Park 2017-07-05T12:59:39+00:00

Location: 50 Carl Miske Drive (5th and Lindsey Streets)
Classification: Community Park
Developed Park: 32 Acres

Home to: Custer-Nugent Amphitheater and Mill Race Tower

  • Basketball Court (1)

  • Boat Ramp Launch – DNR

  • Fishing Areas (4)

  • Green Space

  • Parking Areas (5)

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • People Trails (Kiosk – trail head with map and People Trail rules)

  • Playground (1)

  • Restrooms (2) – Closed during the winter.

  • Shelterhouse (3) – Electric, Water, Inside Lights, Grills – Available for rent, call (812)376-2680.

Morningside Park 2017-04-17T14:01:04+00:00

Location: Morningside Drive.  Off McClure Drive behind Eastside Community Center.
Classification: Mini Park
Developed Park: .7 Acre

  • Basketball Court (1)

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1)

  • Shelterhouse (1) – Not available for rent – first come, first served

Ninth Street Park 2017-04-17T11:29:59+00:00

Location: 9th St. and Short Wilson near Union St. (locatedat end of Wilson St south of 10th St.)
Developed Park – .22 Acre

Home to: Come Out and Play Summer Playground Program

  • Basketball Court (1) – 6 Goals

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1) – Race to Play site

  • Shelterhouse (1) – Electric, Grill, Not available for rent – first come, first served

Noblitt Park 2017-06-28T09:10:12+00:00

Location: Adjacent to Flatrock River (entrance at west end of 17th St just off Washington St)
Developed Park: 46 Acres

  • Green Space

  • Parking Areas (1)

  • People Trails – Kiosk – Trailhead with map and People Trail rules.

  • Softball Practice Fields (2)

Northbrook park 2017-06-28T09:11:25+00:00

Location: At 300 N and Marr Rd. in Northbrook housing development
Undeveloped Park: 49.5 Acres

Oakbrook Park 2017-04-12T16:27:18+00:00

Location: In Tipton lakes and across from Turtle Bay housing development (46 West, left at Goeller Blvd, straight on Goeller Blvd to Oakbrook Park)
Developed Park – 9.1 Acres

  • Basketball Courts (2) – Half-court

  • Fishing Lake – Stocked

  • Green Space

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1)

Pence Street Park 2017-04-12T16:33:01+00:00

Location: North of Pence St. Apartments (East on State St., right on Pence St., right on Vermont Ave., left on Pence St.)
Developed Park: 2.1 Acres

Home to: Come Out and Play Summer Playground Program

  • Barbecue Areas (1)

  • Basketball Court (1)

  • Green Space

  • Parking Areas (1)

  • Picnic Tables and Benches

  • Playground (1) – Race to Play site

  • Shelterhouse (1) – Not available for rent – first come, first served

Richards School Park 2017-04-12T16:35:47+00:00

Location: 3311 Fairlawn Dr. (Adjacent to Rocky Ford Par 3 Golf Course along Fairlawn Dr.)
Developed Park: 8 Acres

  • Playground (1)

  • Tennis Courts (2) – Lighted

Rocky Ford Par 3 Golf Course 2017-04-17T13:37:10+00:00

Location: 3362 Fairlawn Drive
Developed Park: 47 Acres

Home to: Par 3 Clubhouse and Footgolf

 

  • Clubhouse/Pro Shop/Concessions

  • 18 Hold Golf Course – Public

  • 9 Hole Footgolf Course

State Road 46 2017-04-12T16:51:08+00:00

Location: 46 West between the railroad tracks and Tipton Lakes
72 Acres

  • People Trails – 2.59 miles from 3rd St. bridge to Goeller Blvd.

Tipton Park 2017-04-17T13:26:04+00:00

Location: Lindsey Street and State Road 46
Classification: Mini Park
Developed Park: .1 Acre

  • Monument with Nearby Fence