The Herald Bulletin
Here are the Anderson city parks, along with brief descriptions of the offerings for each.
1. Allis Park, 2800 W. Eighth St.
Green space for soccer, flag football; site of parks tree nursery.
2. Anderson Town Center
1200 Meridian St.
Plaza and anchor for downtown activities; play equipment, interactive water feature, open stage.
3. Athletic Park
Eighth and Wilcon streets
Green space along White River and former harness racetrack; Athletic Park Pool, closed, rare example of 1920s above-ground pools.
4. Belmont Park
29th and Dewey streets
Small park with picnic shelter, tables, grills, basketball court and playground equipment.
5. Canine Companion Corral
2108 W. Eighth St.
Fee-funded dog park.
6. Circle Park
Ringwood Way, Meadowbrook
Green space, playground equipment.
7. Denny Field
Brown and 30th streets
Youth football facility
8. Edgewater Park
801 E. 10th St.
Green space with White River and trail access.
9. Funk Park
315 W. Eighth St.
Passive, landscaped, meditative park with gazebo and benches for weddings and events.
10. Geater Community Center & Park
1611 Chase St.
Playground equipment, basketball courts, softball and flag football sites; indoor gym, fitness center, activity rooms, library and park headquarters.
11. General Pulaski Park
38th Street and Forest Terrace
Baseball, basketball, tennis, fitness trails, fishing and green space.
12. Grandview Golf Course
1907 Northshore Blvd.
Municipal course for golfers of all ages and abilities; golf pro, lessons and clinics available; pro shop and restaurant.
13. Grandview Harmon Park
2030 VanBuskirk Road
Neighborhood park with play structure and shelter area.
14. Horne Park
Seventh and John streets
Playground, basketball court, small green space
15. Jackson Park
22nd Street and Raible Avenue
Mature trees, walking trail, shelter, playground.
16. Killbuck Wetlands
Trail connects to Shadyside trail; abundant wildlife and scenic views.
17. Martin Luther King Jr. Park
22nd Street & Madison Avenue
Passive, meditative park with memorial and statue of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
18. Mays Park
Tenth Street & Madison Avenue
Tennis courts, outdoor skate plaza, extreme sports shop and green space.
19. Meadowbrook Park
3600 Madison Ave.
Linear park winding through Meadowbrook with green space and small playground elements.
20. North Anderson Community Center
101 E. Oak St.
Site of North Anderson Senior Center and the Parks Athletic Club (formerly known as the PAL Club)
21. Rangeline Nature Preserve
1200 S. Rangeline Road
180-acre nature area with mountain bike trails; also enjoyed by hikers, fishermen and nature enthusiasts.
22. River Bend Park
Second and Sycamore streets
Undeveloped natural floodplain along White River with access trails and canoe launch.
23. Shadyside Memorial Park/Shadyside Recreation area
1112 Broadway Ave.; Cross Street and Alexandria Pike
Terraced gardens, botanical walk, amphitheater, Veterans Commons, playground, trails, baseball, fishing, nonpowered boating, volleyball, marina, shop.
24. Shepherd Park
Rangeline Road and Debra Drive
Undeveloped, site of Aspire Indiana Community Garden.
25. Streaty Park
19th Street & Park Avenue
Open space with several recreational elements.
26. Thomas R. McMahan Riverwalk
Connects to White River Trail from Third to 10th streets downtown. Kennedy Crossing pedestrian bridge crosses White River, connects to Edgewater Park trail.
27. Walnut Park
1700 Walnut St.
Shelter, basketball court and open play space.
28. Warren Miller Park
2700 Madison Ave.
Baseball facility with grandstands, concessions, picnic shelter, play area, mature shade trees.
29. White River Trail
The 2.3-mile main trail begins at the bridge on Grand Avenue and follows the north/east bank of the river.
Source: Anderson Parks Department. For more detailed information, view the parks facilities website: www.cityofanderson.com/parks/facilities