Parks and Recreation
The Borough maintains two parks: Community Park and Hickory Lane Park.
Community Park features basketball courts, the Fun Fort, numerous swings and other playground equipment for children, an amphitheater, and baseball field. Community Park has four pavilions equipped with grills and electricity that may be rented from the Borough for a small fee. Call (717) 367-1700 for more information on pavilion rental. Click here to see the placement of the pavilions in the park.
The history of Community Park may be found here.
Hickory Lane Park is a passive recreational park in a beautiful natural setting.
For more information on any of these parks, please contact the Borough office at (717) 367-1700.
Do you have a favorite park? How about a favorite program or facility? Please take a moment to visit our listing in ParksNReviews.com and post a comment. You may also use this site to search for a park when you are away from home.
Greater Elizabethtown Area Recreation Services (GEARS)
The Elizabethtown Area Recreation Commission and the Elizabethtown Area Community Services Authority merged to form the Greater Elizabethtown Area Recreation Services (GEARS). GEARS has a plethora of activities to satisfy any member of the community. Each year, GEARS schedules trips to various locations, and it runs several basketball, softball, and other sports leagues. For more information on GEARS or to obtain a schedule of seasonal activities, call the GEARS office at (717) 367-0355.
GEARS also runs the Elizabethtown Area Senior Center and the GEARS Kids Center. For more information on the services available through the Senior Center, please call 367-7984. For more information on the GEARS Kids Center or to rent the Community Center, please call 367-0119. You can register online at getintogears.org
|600 South Hanover St. Elizabethtown, PA 17022
Phone: (717) 367-1700 | Fax: (717) 367-6800 | email: email@example.com
Office Hours Monday through Friday 7:30 - 4:00