Centrally located near downtown off Racetrack Avenue, this is the main downtown park where the ARD activities office is located. The park features a gymnasium, the Marsha Skinner Sierra swimming pool, and the Stella Irving dance studio among many other amenities. In 2011 the park added a cute paved path that wanders around its perimeter and gives access to the parks 3 baseball fields, a basketball court, volleyball court, pitching cage, 2 children’s playgrounds, and refurbished picnic and barbeque areas. Beyond the back fence you will find horse-shoe pits near the downhill Union Pacific railroad line. Wave to the cheerful passengers riding Amtrak to Sacramento as they head towards Auburn’s famous Bloomer’s Cut.
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- WARNING TO HIKERS: Hiking can be addictive, beware the danger signs of enjoying too much freedom and relaxation—you may start buying all weather clothes and equipment for extending hiking time into the off season. If you find yourself using tools to maintain your favorite trails—you’re beyond hope. Happy Hiking!