Berks County Parks & Recreation

Berks County Parks & Recreation

The mission of the Berks County Parks & Recreation Department is to enrich the quality of life for all in Berks County through an enduring park and trail system that preserves natural resources and cultural heritage, offers inspiring recreational experiences, and promotes healthy lifestyles.

Our parks and recreation facilities along with our many programs and events  offer a wide variety of experiences and opportunities for visitors of all ages. 

Upcoming Events and Programs:

June 2023 Program Flyer

July 2023 Program Flyer


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Parks' Pet Policy: 

Dogs are only permitted at Antietam Lake Park. Dogs must be leashed at all times. Dog owners are responsible for the  clean up and removal of their animal's waste.

Dogs and Pets are NOT permitted at all other Berks County Parks including the Union Canal Bicycle & Walking Trail.  

**Service animals are permitted

Programs and Events

Saturday, June 3, 2023
Event Time:10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Event Time:1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Park System News & Announcements

County Parks and trails are currently open with no exceptions.
Picnic pavilion reservations for 2023 are open

Additional Information and Resources

Park Hours

January: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

February: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

March: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

April: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

May: 8:00 am - 8:30 pm

June/July: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

August: 8:00 am - 8:30 pm

September: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

October: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

November: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

December: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm