Ashland Parks and Recreation
- Children & Youth
- Sports & Recreation
Location1195 E Main StAshland, OR 97520 United States
The four core goals of Ashland Parks and Rec are: 1) Provide a high quality, efficient service level. 2) Maintain and expand parks and recreational opportunities to meet the current and future needs of the community. 3) Provide a positive experience to park guests and recreation participants. 4) Provide opportunities for the community to participate in the decision making process concerning its parks and recreation system
Ashland Parks and Recreation Commission (APRC) serves the citizens of Ashland, Oregon and the neighboring communities in Southern Oregon. It operates, maintains, constructs and plans for park and recreational facilities, including developing new parks and administering open space areas. APRC manages 18 parks within the City limits, over 780 acres of parkland and 48 miles of trails. APRC provides a variety of recreational and educational opportunities for all ages and abilities including aquatics, ice skating, health and fitness classes, golf, environmental education programs and lifetime activities. APRC has varied and exciting volunteer opportunities to choose from, including working in parks and trails, the North Mountain Park Nature Center, Senior Center, Oak Knoll Golf Course, special events, seasonal options and student projects, and environmental education.