Local parks

The Heritage Rail County Park runs from downtown York to the Maryland line. Photo by York Daily Record/Sunday News — Chris Dunn.

York County has more than 70 parks. Take advantage of these community spaces to get in physical activity while outdoors.

York County parks

Apollo Park, Chanceford Township

Heritage Rail Trail County Park, York County Colonial Courthouse to Maryland line

Highpoint Scenic Vista and Recreation Area, Lower Windsor Township

John C. Rudy County Park, 400 Mundis Race Road, East Manchester Township

Native Lands Park, Lower Windsor Township

P. Joseph Raab Park, North Codorus Township

Then 3-year-old Matthew Jamison of New Freedom throws a rock in the at Richard M. Nixon Park in Springfield Township in March 2012. Photo by York Daily Record/Sunday News — Paul Kuehnel.

Richard M. Nixon County Park, Springfield Township


Rocky Ridge County Park
, 3699 Deininger Road, Springettsbury Township

Spring Valley County Park, Potosi Road in New Freedom

Wallace Cross Mill Historic Site, East Hopewell Township

William H. Kain County Park, Springfield Township

Da’mon Cottman, left, Monay Gaines, center, and Daniesha Little, all of Baltimore, take part in some good-natured taunting of their opponents during a volleyball game in July 2012 at Codorus State Park in Hanover. Photo by Hanover Evening Sun — Clare Becker.

State parks in York County

Codorus, 1066 Blooming Grove Road, Hanover

Gifford Pinchot, 2200 Rosstown Road, Warrington Township

Samuel S. Lewis
, Mount Pisgah Road, Lower Windsor Township

York parks

Sandy Abel, left, of York and Merryiad Rode of New Oxford dance during Energystock 2012 in June at Foundry Park boat basin in York. Photo by York Daily Record/Sunday News — Jason Plotkin.

Allen Fields, Hay and Tremont streets

Arles Park, King and Pattison streets

Bantz Park, Salem Avenue Extended

Campus Park, S. Duke Street and College Avenue

Cherry Lane Park, Cherry Lane

Farquhar Park, North Newberry Street

Foundry Park, West Philadelphia Street

Girard Park, Girard Avenue and East Maple Street

Heritage Rail Trail, downtown

Hoffman Softball Complex, Vander and Rockdale avenues

Hudson Park, Ridge Avenue and Hay Street

From left Fred Brooks and his then 10-month-old son Fred Brooks Jr., Kareem Abrams and his daughter Shayla Abrams, then 1, and Janice Wright and her son James ‘Junior’ Wright, then 1, all of York, feed geese in March 2012 at Kiwanis Lake in York. Photo by York Daily Record/Sunday News — Kate Penn.

Kiwanis Lake, North Newberry Street and Parkway Boulevard

Lincoln Park, Roosevelt Avenue/Fahs and Lincoln Streets

Little Jimmy’s Park, Cottage Hill Road

Martin Luther King Park, Penn Street and College Avenue

Memorial Park, Boundary Avenue and Edgar Street

Noonan Field, Parkway Boulevard and Pennsylvania Avenue

Odeon Fields, College Avenue Extended


Fresh out of boot camp, Sheldon Brown of York works his way toward 20 pull-ups at a booth operated by the U.S. Marine Corps at the Education First Parade and Rally in May 2012 at Penn Park in York. Photo by York Daily Record/Sunday News — Chris Dunn.

Penn Park, 100 West College Avenue

Helen Thackston Park, West College Avenue

Veterans Memorial Park, Boundary Avenue and Edgar Street, York

Westminster Park, North Queen and Hay streets

Williams Park, Cottage Hill Road

Yorktown Park, 1059 Kelly Drive

Details about York parks

Then 4-year-old Brett Davis of Felton, left, and Josselyn Collier, then 3, of Dover are bundled up as they play in February 2012 on the playground at Cousler Park in Manchester Township. Photo by York Daily Record/Sunday News — Kate Penn.


More parks

Brookside Park, 4054 Fox Run Road, Dover

Cousler Park, 1060 Church Road, Manchester Township

Dallastown Community Park, South School Place, Dallastown

Dover Township Community Park, 2480 West Canal Road, Dover

Emig Park, Prospect Street, Hallam

Emigsville Park, 15 Emig Road, Manchester Township

Fitz Park, Sharon Avenue South, York Township

Freysville Park, Windsor and Freysville roads, Windsor Township

Gettysburg Recreation Park, Long Lane

Glen Rock Park, Hanover Street

Hametown Park, 12341 Susquehanna Trail South, Glen Rock

Heritage Hills Park, Heritage Hills Drive, York Township

Hershaull Park, 7677 Church Road, East Hopewell Township

Johnston Park, 2985 Lewisberry Road, Manchester Township

Lehr Park, 3700 Davidsburg Road, Dover

Manchester Community Park, Liverpool Street

McWilliams Field, York Township Park complex.

Mount Wolf Community Park, Maple and Fourth streets.

Mountainview Park, 3298 Raintree Road, Manchester

Nittany Park, 606 Olmstead Way, Manchester Township

North Codorus Community Park

North York Borough Park, East Fifth Avenue

Ridings Recreation Area, 19 Martingale Drive, Manchester Township

Shelly Park, North Highland Avenue, West York

Shryock Field, Fitzkee Lane and Cherry Street, York Township

Snyder Park, Beaumont Road, York Township

Spring Valley County Park, Potosi and Crest roads, Glen Rock

Springettsbury Township Park on Mount Zion Road

Stewartstown Community Park/Fairgrounds, College Avenue, Stewartstown

Stillmeadow Park, 2370 Kayla Blvd., Manchester Township

Sweeney Memorial Park, Playground Avenue, Shrewsbury

Tri-Hill Park, 340 Tri-Hill Road, Spring Garden Township

Tyler Run Park, Bayberry Lane, York Township

Wirt Park, North Franklin Street, High Street and West Park Avenue, Hanover

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