West Hempfield Parks

Beginning April 1, Hempfield recCenter will undertake a new role with West Hempfield Township. Our organization will begin maintaining the township’s nine parks, including the rental of park pavilions and athletic fields. Additionally, we will be introducing a variety of new programs in the parks, including Family Nature Walks, Nature Camp, Yoga in the Park, a Community Picnic and so much more!  Check back for new programs and events throughout the summer. For information about park programs and rentals, contact Cristine Maser, Program Director 717-898-3102 ext 139 cmaser@hempfieldrec.com

West Hempfield Parks Fields & Amenities Reservation Agreement West Hempfield Parks Pavillion Rental Agreement 2020 West Hempfield Parks and Pavilion Rental Application and Agreement

Bridge Valley Park

Location: Dahlia Court near the intersection of Miller Drive, in the Bridge Valley development. Description: The park is approximately 3.5 acres in size and has gentle terrain with an area which slopes toward a drainage basin. The park is specifically designed as a neighborhood park to serve the immediate residential area. No off-street parking, pavilions, or comfort stations are provided. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • picnic tables
  • swings, playground activity area
  • basketball court

Cedar Bluff Park

Location:  Northeast corner of Laurel Run and Birchwood Lane in the Cedar Bluff Development. Description:   The park is approximately two acres in size with sloping terrain.  The park is specifically designed as a neighborhood park to serve the immediate residential area.  No off-street parking, pavilions, or comfort stations are provided. Park Hours:   Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • picnic tables
  • swings, playground activity area
  • basketball court

Eagles View Park

Location: At the end of Bald Eagle Court, in the Eagles View development. Description: The park is approximately 3.5 acres in size with sloping terrain. The park is specifically designed as a neighborhood park to serve the immediate residential area. No off-street parking, pavilions, or comfort stations are provided. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • picnic tables
  • swings, playground activity area
  • basketball court

Fairview Park

Location: The park is located along Fairview Road approximately one mile west of Prospect Road.

 

Description: The park is approximately 40 acres in size, including 15 acres of lawn area. The terrain is gentle, sloping toward a wooded area to the north. The site has a paved parking area, landscaped trees and shrubs, pavilions and athletic fields. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • 2 pavilions, each with seating for up to 100 people
  • 1 pavilion with seating for 30 people
  • 2 baseball fields
  • 1 soccer field
  • 1 basketball court
  • 1 sand volleyball court
  • 1 street hockey rink
  • picnic tables/grills
  • comfort station, flush toilets
  • electrical outlets at each pavilion
  • small hiking trail
  • woods and open space
  • swings, playground activity area

Falcon Ridge Park

Location: The park is located along Spring Run near Wildflower Lane in the Falcon Ridge development. Description: The park is approximately three acres in size and is divided by a small stream with a wooded area to the north. The park is specifically designed as a neighborhood park to serve the immediate residential area. No off-street parking, pavilions, or comfort stations are provided. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • picnic tables/grills
  • swings, playground activity area
  • basketball court

Ironville Park

Location: The park is located along Prospect Road near the intersection of Fairview Road.

 

Description: The park is situated on a level plateau on top of one of the highest points in the township. It is the former location of the Ironville Fire Company. The entire park is approximately 8.8 acres in size. The site has a paved parking area, a pavilion, basketball court, playground equipment, and open areas for athletic games. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • 1 pavilion with seating for up to 100 people
  • picnic tables/grills
  • comfort station with flush toilets
  • electrical outlets at the pavilion
  • swings, playground activity area
  • basketball court

Lake Grubb Nature Park

Location: The park is located along Hempfield Hill Road, 1/2 mile south of Marietta Avenue. Description: The park is the site of a former iron ore mine. The ore pit has filled with water, creating Lake Grubb. The park is approximately 54 acres in size. The site is heavily wooded, with a hiking trail encircling the lake. Several fishing areas have been developed. Boating, swimming, and pets are not allowed. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • 2 pavilions with seating for up to 100 people each
  • picnic tables/grills
  • comfort station with flush toilets
  • electrical outlets at the pavilion
  • swings, playground activity area
  • 1-mile hiking trail
  • 1/4 mile ADA accessible trail
  • fishing areas

Murry Ridge Park

Location: The park is located along North Donnerville Road in the Murry Ridge development. Description: The park is approximately 9.15 acres in size. The park is specifically designed as a neighborhood park to serve the immediate residential area. No pavilions or comfort stations are provided. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • playground activity area
  • basketball court
  • walking trail

Silver Spring Park

Location: The park is located along the Ironville Pike near the intersection of Marietta Avenue.

 

Description: The park is situated on a small level plateau which is open and approximately 11 acres in size. The site has a paved parking area, landscaped trees and shrubs, a pavilion and athletic fields. Park Hours: Dawn to dusk, with patrols by local police. Site Amenities:

  • 1 pavilion with seating for up to 100 people
  • 1 baseball field
  • 1 soccer field
  • 1 sand volleyball court
  • picnic tables/grills
  • comfort station with flush toilets
  • electrical outlets at the pavilion
  • swings, playground activity area

Cancellations & Closings

  • Oct 31 - HIIT 5:30 pm class is canceled tonight.
  • Oct 31 – No SwimAmerica™ 12:30 pm & 1:00 pm preschool classes or 5:30 / 6:30 pm school-age classes. Happy Halloween!
  • Oct 31 - Kids Korner will not be open in the evening due to trick-or-treat
  • Oct 31 - 7:30 pm is canceled due to trick-or-treat activities.
  • Nov 27 - No 1:30 pm Shallow H2O due to Rec Kids swim