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The Official Website of the City of Kent

Parks, Trails, and Recreation & Athletic Facilities

Find a park by name, location, or type, view park amenities and features, reserve a picnic shelter or rent a room for a group or eventrent a ballfield or athletic facility, and view the Park Rules


 Downloadable Parks & Facilities Guide with Map 

GREEN RIVER TRAIL USERS:  Please visit King County's Green River Levee Maintenance page for updates on levee maintenance or repairs affecting the trail. 

 Parks A - Z East Hill Parks  Valley Parks West Hill Parks  Trails

Community Parks

Kent's largest parks draw visitors from around the region and feature a variety of amenities intended to appeal to many interests.


Clark Lake Park Lake Meridian Park Van Doren's Landing Park
Glenn Nelson Park Mill Creek Canyon Earthworks Park West Fenwick Park
Hogan Park @ Russell Road Morrill Meadows Park Wilson Playfields
Kent Memorial Park Service Club Ballfields  
Lake Fenwick Park Town Square Plaza  

Neighborhood Parks

A park is nearby no matter where you are in Kent.  Kids of all ages and their families can find outdoor fun within minutes!


Specialty Parks

Skate parks, off-leash areas, historical sites... What appeals to you?


Arbor Heights 360 Morrill Meadows Off-leash Dog Park
Grandview Off-Leash Area Neely/Soames Historic Home
Kent Lions Skate Park Town Square Plaza
Kent Rotary Basketball Court West Hill Skate Park

Downtown Parks

Downtown Kent has several appealing parks near Kent Station and the adjacent railroad.  Residents and visitors alike can find a place to relax and enjoy the unique character of the "Railroad parks."  You can also blow off some steam at the outdoor basketball court, skate park, or ball fields, between James and Meeker Streets along the Interurban Trail.


Burlington Green Kent Lions Skate Park Town Square Plaza
First Avenue Plaza Kent Rotary Downtown Basketball Court Uplands Playfield
Kaibara Park Kherson Park  

Reserve a Picnic Shelter

Covered picnic shelters can be reserved for a fee at 10 park locations, for private events such as birthday or graduation parties, weddings and receptions, family reunions, company picnics, and cook-outs or barbecue's.
Reserve a Shelter
Rental Rate Sheet  


Athletic Facility Rentals

Fields are available to rent for softball, baseball, and soccer.  Some may be reserved for league or tournament use.  Check out each facility to see amenities and options available.
Reserve an Athletic Field


Indoor Facilities

Kent offers year-round programming for most ages and abilities at our indoor facilities.  Rooms and space can also be rented for community events, conferences, workshops, celebrations, and more.  Welcome!

Rental Information


Kent Commons Kent Valley Ice Centre
Kent Memorial Park Building KPCC at Phoenix Academy
Kent Meridian Pool Neely-Soames Historic Homestead
Kent Senior Activity Center