17856 Parks Department

Find 17856 parks and recreation department, including city and state park authorities, and systems. Parks departments provide information on local recreation facilities, city parks, state parks, activities, recreational land use, and sporting.


Centre County Parks 102 South Allegheny Street Bellefonte PA 16823 44.6 miles from 17856 814-355-6735


Dauphin County Parks 100 Fort Hunter Road Harrisburg PA 17110 49.9 miles from 17856 717-599-5188

Bradford County Parks 301 Main Street Towanda PA 18848 55.1 miles from 17856 570-265-1727

Dauphin County Parks and Recreation 112 Market Street Harrisburg PA 17101 55.8 miles from 17856 717-692-8150

Are there fees for using parks?

Many programs and activities that are run by Parks Departments or take place at Parks Department facilities are fee-based. Many parks may be open to the public at no cost, though some heavily-trafficked parks may charge an entry or parking fee. State and federal parks that have campgrounds may also charge camping fees.

Are Parks Department programs and activities for residents only?

Parks Department programs and services are often limited to residents of the community. In some cases, Parks Departments may allow participation by non-residents, who must pay a higher fee. Use of public parks and passive recreation spaces is generally open to the public.

Are dogs allowed in public parks?

Local rules vary, but most public parks allow dogs. However, the vast majority of communities have leash laws that apply when bringing dogs to public parks.