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Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park

Biker on trail with stone bridge tunnel in the background at Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park
Ken-Gar Palisades Park includes a bench carved out of oak depicting a bison, a basketball hoop, trails, kiosk and fenced field in the background.
Two people sit at a picnic table under a large tree in front of an athletic field at Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park
An athletic field at Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park
Basketball courts at Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park
playground with two yellow slides at Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park
An exercise area at Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park
View of wetland area at Ken-Gar Palisades Local Park
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Basketball Courts
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Playgrounds
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Soccer Fields
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Softball Fields
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Tennis Court

According to “Running Around Town”, the largest running club in the area, the Montgomery County Road Runners Club, regularly trains in Ken-Gar Palisades Park. The 20.2-acre park features a playground, softball field, baseball field, multiuse field, an exercise station, accessible basketball court, and accessible tennis courts. M-NCPPC acquired this park in 1952.

Park Features

  • Accessible
    • Basketball court
    • Tennis courts, (2)
  • Exercise station
  • Playground
  • Soccer field
  • Softball field
  • Tennis wall
  • Water fountain