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Shippensburg Township Community Park

304 Britton Road,
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 532-7137

Shippensburg Township Community Park serves as the trailhead for the Cumberland Valley Rail-Trail. The park offers the following sports facilities: a baseball/softball field, soccer field, multi-purpose field and basketball court. There is also a playground/tot lot, picnic tables and pavilions, a water misting/wading pool, an amphitheater, benches and restroom facilities.

Disc Golf: Papa Jack's Disc Golf Course has 9 holes and length of 2,817 feet on a mostly flat and lightly wooded course. With a red par of 27, this course has natural tees and DISCatcher baskets. The course was named after John "Jack" Riddick, a retired Shippensburg University professor and world champion disc golfer.

Things to Do
  • Parking: Parking Lot
Quick Check
  • Handicapped Accessible:
  • Restrooms:
Family Fun
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Land Recreation
  • Disc Golf - 9 Holes:
  • Picnic Area/Pavilions:
Field Information
  • Number of Baseball Fields: 1
  • Number of Outdoor Basketball Courts: 1
  • Number of Soccer Fields: 1
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