Parks and Recreation Safe Return
Parker Parks and Recreation is using a phased approach to reopening indoor/outdoor spaces and programs that complies with the current state and federal recommendations and adheres to strict safety protocols for both patrons and staff.
We look forward to welcoming you back! The phased Safe Return plan includes reduced facility capacities, limiting gatherings, enforcing social distancing guidelines, enhancing cleaning and sanitization efforts, using PPE and more. Click here to view our Welcome Back video with facility tours and additional Safe Return information for our customers!
|H2O’Brien Pool||Tentatively Opens July 1||Opening date depends on gathering number allowances and construction completion.|
|Parker Fieldhouse||Opens June 1|
Open gym, pickleball, turf and Sport Court drop-ins, Climbing Wall and facility rentals are not included in this phase of reopening.
|Open for registered programs, Individual Workouts, Group Fitness, Personal Training. Walk-ups not permitted during this phase. Click here for more information|
|Parker Recreation Center||Opens June 1|
Pools, open gym, pickleball, Child Care and facility rentals are not included in this phase of reopening.
|Open for registered programs, Individual Workouts, Group Fitness, Personal Training. Walk-ups not permitted during this phase. Click here for more information.|
Some programs with strict safety protocols are now available for registration.
|Aquatics - pools remain closed, pending state orders||Group Fitness - in-person and virtual||Sports Camps - register here.|
|Birthday Parties - not included in this phase of reopening||Kids’ Zone - register here.||Sports Leagues - team sports remain canceled, pending state orders|
|Enrichment - register here.||Personal Training - in-person and virtual||Therapeutic Recreation - register here.|
|Fieldhouse Day Camp - Full-day program canceled. Staff are reviewing options for a half-day solution. Fill out survey here. ||Specialty Fitness - register here.|
Parks, Trails and Open Space
|Ballfields||Closed||Team sports are not permitted under state orders, the diamonds at Iron Horse and Tallman Meadows parks are open for play with members of the same household.|
|Basketball Courts (O’Brien Park)||Open||Individual play, no pick-up games, Abide by safety protocol|
|Dog Park and Disc Golf Course||Open||Keep six feet or more from other individuals, avoid high-touch surfaces, and use provided hand washing stations, as available.|
|Discovery Park Play Fountain||Tentatively Opens July 1|
|Equestrian Area (Salisbury)||Open||Keep six feet or more from other individuals, limit group sizes to 10 or fewer.|
|Parks and Trails||Open||Keep six feet or more from other individuals, avoid high-touch surfaces, and use provided hand washing stations, as available.|
|Pickleball Courts (Recreation Center - outdoor)||Open||Phase 1 - Abide by safety protocol|
|Picnic Shelters||Open||Keep six feet or more from other individuals, limit group sizes to 10 or fewer.|
|Playgrounds||Closed||Pending state orders|
|Railbender Skate Park||Open with limited group sizes|
and social distancing
|Abide by safety protocol|
|Tennis Courts (Railbender)||Open||Phase 1 - Abide by safety protocol|
USTA Playing Tennis Safely Tips
*Open/close dates are subject to change. Parker Parks and Recreation will follow public health, state and federal recommendations and orders.
**Failure to follow guidelines will result in loss of privileges and/or closure of amenities.
Any facility or program that opens during the Safe Return phased reopening will comply with current state and public health recommendations and will adhere to strict safety protocols for both patrons and staff. Please make the following commitments to contribute to a safe return:
- I will stay home if I feel sick.
- I will practice social distancing and not gather in large groups.
- I will wash my hands often. While outdoors, I will use hand sanitizer.
- I will cover my mouth and nose when I cough or sneeze.
- I will avoid touching my eyes, nose and mouth.
- I will wear a face mask whenever possible.
Please continue to check your email, this website, mobile app and social media (www.Facebook.com/ParkerRec) for updates. We appreciate everyone’s patience, understanding and support as we work through this process.
Email email@example.com with questions. During the reopening, staff will be returning voicemails and emails as quickly as possible. Click here for the latest Town of Parker organizational updates.