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Playgrounds & Sports Parks

Passive Parks

  • Canal Park: A lamp lit 1.25-acre walk from Church Street to Water Street on the site of the West Branch of the Pennsylvania Canal featuring the original canal lock for which Lock Haven is named.
  • Memorial Park: A 5-acre green space at the eastern end of the city featuring a small pavilion and parking for the Clinger Riverwalk.
  • Triangle Park: The point of Main & Bellefonte Avenue featuring a gazebo and fountain, this park serves as the site of the Friday night Summer Concert Series and the Summer Movies in the Park.
  • Veterans Park: a half-acre tribute to those who gave a full measure. Property: LHAFPA
  • Zindel Park: The gateway to the Lock Haven City Authority’s watershed which supplies the potable water to the City of Lock Haven and surrounding communities. Property: LHCA

City Beach

The City’s beach on the Susquehanna River is open throughout the summer season Monday-Sunday from Noon to 8PM (June 17-August 18). Restrooms are available during beach hours. Property: LHAFPA

William Clinger Riverwalk

A 2.5-mile paved walkway on the Levee extending from Lock Haven University to Memorial Park with beautiful river views, cool breezes and the Corman Amphitheatre and floating stage. The Amphitheatre serves as the site of the Sunday night Summer Concert Series. Property: LHAFPA

Property/Park Use Form is required for all events on parks & recreation property. All request forms require the approval of the City of Lock Haven City Council. Use of Zindel Park and its watershed also require approval of the LHCA (Lock Haven City Authority). Use of Lock Haven LHAFPA (Area Flood Protection Authority) property may also require the approval of that governing body. Property/Park Use Form can be used to apply for all approvals necessary.