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Salt Lake County Parks

3383 South 300 East, South Salt Lake, UT 84115 • 385-468-7275

Basketball

Some parks have basketball courts for public use. Basketball courts may not be reserved. Follows is a list of parks with basketball courts. Note that if the park also has a reservable pavilion then the park's pavilion will denote that.

Copperton

8791 West Park Street, Copperton Township

  • A beautiful, shady neighborhood park with mature trees, interesting memorials and many amenities.
  • 9.93 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion (Reservable) - Covered, seats 130 -- 6- 16' wood tables and 1-10' table
  • Electricity -- Pavilion has outlets
  • Lighting -- Yes
  • Horseshoe Courts -- 4 pits, mostly dirt
  • Shuffleboard -- (none)
  • Volleyball -- 1 concrete court (same as basketball court)

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - (none)
  • Basketball Courts -- Full size court with 2 hoops (same as volleyball court).
  • Playground -- 2 playsets with 12 swings and brick and tire play structures.
  • Restrooms -- Yes
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- 4 lighted asphalt courts.
  • Drinking Fountain -- yes
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- 3353 feet concrete
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 15 scattered throughout the park, 8 with BBQ stands.
  • Notable Features -- 1 concrete "sports court" with 1 row of concrete bleacher seating.

Park Photos

Copperton Park Pavilion Photo

Copperton Park Playground - view 1 Photo

Copperton Park Playground - view 2 Photo

Copperton Park Grassy Area Photo

Elk Run Village

3500 South 8675 West, Magna Township

  • A small neighborhood park with a rolling grass area and playground.
  • 3.12 acres.

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - (none)
  • Basketball Courts -- 1 court
  • Pavilion -- (none)
  • Playground -- play area with swings
  • Restrooms -- (none)
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- (none)
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- 1827 feet concrete walkways
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- (none)
  • Notable Features --

Fortuna

4610 South Fortuna Way (3530 East), Millcreek Township

  • A small neighborhood park with few amenities
  • 2.04 acres.

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - (none)
  • Basketball Courts -- 1/2 Court (30' x 30')
  • Pavilion -- (none)
  • Playground -- Large plastic play set with 3 slides
  • Restrooms -- (none)
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- (none)
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- (none)
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 1 table
  • Notable Features --

Hunter

3600 South 6000 West, West Valley City

  • A large, popular, regional park with many amenities including a pavilion, large playground, athletic venues.
  • 28.39 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion (Reservable) - Covered, seats 110 -- 5- 16' wood ables.
  • Electricity -- Pavilion has outlets.
  • Lighting -- Pavilion has lighting.
  • Horseshoe Courts -- 2 grass and sand pits
  • Shuffleboard -- (none)
  • Volleyball -- 1 court near pavilion

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - Little League 4-plex. Drop-in or reservable through our office.
  • Basketball Courts -- Same site as volleyball
  • Playground -- Large plastic playset with 6 slides and 8 swings.
  • Restrooms -- Near the pavilion/playground area
  • Soccer -- 2 regulation soccer fields; 4 small soccer fields 3 Little League football fields.
  • Tennis -- 2 lighted, recently redone courts
  • Drinking Fountain -- 1 at restrooms by playground
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- 1435 feet of lighted walkway by playground and 2567 feet of walkway by ball fields for a total of 4002 feet.
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 9 with BBQ stands scattered throughout the park--bring your own BBQ grill.
  • Notable Features -- Sledding hill on the northeast side of the park by the baseball fields. There is a flag pole located near the playground.

Park Photos

Hunter Park Pavilion Photo

Hunter Park Playground Photo

Magna-Copper (East End)

2600 South 8941 West, Magna Township

  • A large, older neighborhood park with multi-purpose use green space, 2 pavilions, tennis courts, basketball and a skatepark.
  • 20.41 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • The east pavilion will be closed for reconstruction during 2011 park season.

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - 1 regulation field located north of the East Pavilion. Used by Cyprus High school.
  • Basketball Courts -- 1 full size court on the east side which is also used as a volleyball court.
  • Playground -- Metal and plastic playsets. 8 swings, 3 slides.
  • Restrooms -- Yes.
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- By each pavilion
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- Fitness walking course, mostly lighted, 4097 feet, concrete
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 3 scattered throughout the park.
  • Notable Features -- This is an older park with lots of green space. There is a skate park located on the west side.

Pleasant Green

3250 South 8400 West, Magna Township

  • A large neighborhood park that is adjacent to the Magna Fitness and Recreation Center and Pool. The park has many amenities, including a large green space.
  • 27.64 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion (Reservable) - Covered, seats 170--6-21' aluminum tables
  • Electricity -- Pavilion has outlets
  • Lighting -- Pavilion
  • Horseshoe Courts -- 2 pits
  • Shuffleboard -- (none)
  • Volleyball -- 1 30' x 60' sand court.

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - (none)
  • Basketball Courts -- 1 full court facility with 2 hoops
  • Playground -- Playset with 4 slides and 6 swings
  • Restrooms -- Yes
  • Soccer -- 2 regulation soccer fields and 2 smaller fields, all with permanent goals
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- 1
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths - - 7686' of walkway around park, recreation center and pool
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 24 wood and metal benches throughout the park, several by the pool.
  • Notable Features -- Outdoor pool managed by Magna Fitness and Recreation Center.

Riverview

5840 South 700 West, Murray

  • A beautiful, shady regional park with many amenities.
  • 6 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion (Reservable) - Covered, seats 150 -- 7-16' tables.
  • Electricity -- Pavilion has outlets.
  • Lighting -- Yes
  • Horseshoe Courts -- 2 pits, grass and sand.
  • Shuffleboard -- 2 concrete courts
  • Volleyball -- 1 grass court

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - Field is owned and operated by Murray City (call 801-264-2614)
  • Basketball Courts -- 1 full court facility with hoops.
  • Playground -- Large metal playset with 4 swings and 4 slides
  • Restrooms -- Yes
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- 2 concrete courts, recently redone
  • Drinking Fountain -- Yes
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- 2160 feet of concrete walkway
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 17 wood benches around play area and pavilion.
  • Notable Features -- Flag pole near pavilion; bike rack near playground; shuffleboard set available through our office.

Park Photos

Riverview Park Pavilion Photo

Riverview Park Playground Photo

Southridge

5051 South 4015 West, Taylorsville

  • One of the larger regional parks with a wide range of amenities including: five baseball fields, basketball courts, volleyball, cricket, soccer and rugby fields.
  • 39.76 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion - Covered, seats 120, 11 - 16 ft. wood tables
  • Electricity -- at pavilion
  • Lighting -- at pavilion
  • Horseshoe Courts -- 2 dirt and sand courts
  • Shuffleboard -- (none)
  • Volleyball -- 2 regulation sand courts

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - 5 baseball fields.
  • Basketball Courts -- 1 full-sized court with 2 basketball standards
  • Playground -- A circular play area with a large metal and plastic play set with 6 swings and 5 slides.
  • Restrooms -- 1 near the pavilion and 1 near the Winski adult-size baseball field.
  • Soccer -- 1 full-sized soccer field with goals.  Rugby goals are attached for rugby play.  Also, field doubles as outfield for women's cricket pitch. 
  • Tennis -- 4 lighted asphalt courts.
  • Drinking Fountain -- (none)
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- (none)
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 4 tables throughout the park including 3 with BBQ stands. 3 wood benches around play area, 1 bench at adult-sized baseball field.
  • Notable Features -- 2 cricket fields.

Sugar House

2100 South from 1350 East to 1600 East, Salt Lake City

  • A beautiful, large regional park with many amenities, including 7 reservable pavilions, 2 playgrounds, a pond & creek, trees and open spaces. The park is managed by the Sugar House Park Authority. Go to their web site for more park information.
  • 110.51 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion - 7 covered pavilions, each with at least 2 BBQ grills, lighting and electrical outlets. For more pavilion information go to Sugar House Park and look under "Reservations" and "Pavilion Rentals."
  • Electricity -- All pavilions have outlets.
  • Lighting -- All pavilions.
  • Horseshoe Courts -- 4 lighted sand and grass pits at the Hidden Grove Pavilion. Horseshoes may be rented from the Parks office.
  • Shuffleboard -- (none)
  • Volleyball -- Each pavilion has a concrete court. The Fabian Lakeside, Big Field and Parley's Creek pavilions have oversized, 50'x70' courts. Volleyball equipment may be rented from our office.

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - Highland High's baseball field is located just west of the Mt. Olympus Pavilion. It may be reserved or used for recreational purposes on a drop-in basis.
  • Basketball Courts -- Near the Sugar Beet pavilion, lighted area with 6 hoops
  • Playground -- 2 in the park. The larger is located in the main part of the park near the Parley's Creek pavilion. The smaller is located near the Sugar Beet pavilion.
  • Restrooms -- Restrooms are located near the Fabian Lakeside, Parley's Creek and Sugar Beet pavilions.
  • Soccer -- A large area located north of the Big Field pavilion (no goals.)  It may be reserved or used for recreational purposes on a drop-in basis. There are other open areas throughout the park that may be reserved or used for recreational use.
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- Located adjacent to each restroom and near the Sego Lily Pavilion.
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- 1.5 miles around the asphalt inner loop. 1.87 miles around the edge of the park on the jogging path.
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 13 picnic tables scattered throughout the park.
  • Notable Features -- Amphitheater at the Sugar Beet pavilion; a designated sledding hill at the west end; 2 small bridges cross the creek.

Taylorsville (North End)

4721 South 1700 West (Redwood Road), Taylorsville

  • A regional, large, older park with many trees and amenities, including 2 pavilions and a skateboard park.
  • 15 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion -- North Pavilion:  Covered, seats 130 -- 6-16' tables.
  • Electricity - (none)
  • Lighting - (none)
  • Horseshoe Courts - There are 2 pits, mostly dirt and sand.
  • Shuffleboard - 2 concrete shuffleboard courts.
  • Volleyball - 1 concrete court.

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - (none)
  • Basketball Courts - 1 court with hoops at the north end of the park.
  • Playground - Large playground area with metal playsets with a total of 6 swings and 5 slides. It is located nearer to the North Pavilion and is partially shaded by trees.
  • Restroom - Yes, located near the skate park.
  • Soccer - (none)
  • Tennis - (none)
  • Drinking Fountain - Drinking fountains in the main park and at the north end of the skateboad park.
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths - 1728 feet concrete walkway in park. 2243 feet concrete walkway around skate park.
  • Picnic Tables, Benches - There are 7 picnic tables scattered throughout the park. 24 benches throughout the park.
  • Notable Features - Skate park located at south end.

Valley Center

4013 South 700 West, Millcreek Township

  • A neighborhood park with many amenities.
  • 4.1 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion - covered, seats 65, 6 - 8' wood tables.
  • Electricity -- (none)
  • Lighting -- (none)
  • Horseshoe Courts -- (none)
  • Shuffleboard -- (none)
  • Volleyball -- 1 regulation sand court

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - One back stop for drop in baseball or softball.
  • Basketball Courts -- 2 full-sized concrete courts, 1 half court
  • Playground -- A large plastic play set with 4 slides
  • Restrooms -- (none)
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- (none)
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- 2536 feet of concrete walkway including a 1356 foot (1/4 mile) jogging loop.
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 4 metal picnic tables. 12 metal and wood benches throughout the park.
  • Notable Features --

Valley Regional

5100 South 2700 West, Taylorsville

  • A regional large park with a pavilion, disc golf course, exercise track, outdoor basketball complex, 4-field softball complex, large, grassy areas and pool.
  • 89.86 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion (Reservable) - Covered, seats 130 -- 12-8' wooden tables
  • Electricity -- Pavilion has outlets.
  • Lighting -- Pavilion
  • Horseshoe Courts -- (none)
  • Shuffleboard -- (none)
  • Volleyball -- 1 regulation sand court

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - Fenced, 4-field softball complex. It is used for high school and league play.
  • Basketball Courts -- Outdoor complex with 6 hoops located west of the Library parking lot.
  • Playground -- Large metal and plastic playset with 5 slides and 8 swings.
  • Restrooms -- Yes, one by the pavillon, one behind the pool.
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- Yes
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- Concrete path around softball complex, 0.53 miles. Dirt and gravel path around park, 0.78 miles. Asphalt walking path, 0.61 miles.
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 7 with BBQ stands near the playground in the grove of quaking aspen. Bring your own BBQ grill. 11 benches throughout park.
  • Notable Features -- 18-hole disc golf course, the Taylorsville Recreation Center, an outdoor pool, County Library, all located in or adjacent to the park.

Welcker Memorial

4700 South from 4100 West to 4800 West, Kearns Township

  • A long, narrow, neighborhood park that runs along 4700 South. Amenities include basketball and volleyball courts, drinking fountains and concrete walkway.
  • 10.7 acres.

Pavilion Amenities

  • Pavilion -- (no pavilion, but other amenities)
  • Volleyball -- 2 - regulation 30' x 60' sand volleyball courts at the east end of the park.

Park Amenities

  • Baseball/Softball Fields - (none)
  • Basketball Courts -- 2 - 30' x 60' half-courts each with one hoop. One at the west end and one in the middle.
  • Pavilion -- (none)
  • Playground -- (none)
  • Restrooms -- (none)
  • Soccer -- (none)
  • Tennis -- (none)
  • Drinking Fountain -- (none)
  • Walkways/Jogging Paths -- 5110 feet of concrete walkway.
  • Picnic Tables, Benches -- 28 metal benches along the walkways.
  • Notable Features -- The park's walkway is part of a 3-mile loop with the Utah & Salt Lake Canal trail (which runs diagonally to the north of the park) and the sidewalk along 4800 West.