The City of Harrisonburg offers various biking and walking/running trails throughout the various parks.
Parks and Recreation
Facilities located in the city parks - Cecil F. Gilkerson Community Activities Center, Lucy F. Simms Continuing Education Center, and Westover Swimming Pool Complex.
Bring your blanket and sit on the hill behind the Cecil F. Gilkerson Community Activities Center and enjoy the show.
Family reunion? Graduation party? Consider reserving a Harrisonburg park shelter! Reservation information, rates, rules and maps can all be found on the city website.
The Westover Swimming Pool Complex has an Olympic pool, diving pool, and a tot pool. The Olympic pool is handicapped accessible in the summer.
The Fall/Winter 2019 Activity Guide has been posted online! From pottery to basketball or from ballet to dodgeball, learn about the wide variety of classes and activities being offered.
Learn about Harrisonburg's City parks and use an interactive map to find a park near you!
The mission of the Harrisonburg Department of Parks and Recreation is to enhance the quality of life and meet the needs of every citizen by providing comprehensive leisure service opportunities and to develop and maintain a safe system of open space and public facilities for the use and enjoyment by the public.