Parks and Recreation

On the shores of Lake Erie, Shades Beach is located at 7000 E. Lake Road.  There are trails, woodlands, play areas, picnic grounds, a beach area, and boat launch.  Featuring two complete organized picnic facilities; each with complete kitchen and restrooms facilities, and shared playground and horseshoe courts.
Located at 3899 Brierwood Drive, Rolling Ridge Park offers a covered pavilion, a large playground, basketball / tennis / hockey court, volleyball, horseshoe pit, charcoal grills, and restrooms.
Located along Lake Erie at the intersection of E. Lake Road and Moorheadville Road, is over 14 acres of passive recreation area maintained by the Harborcreek Parks Department. 12 Mile Creek intersects the property which has approximately 1,200 ft of shoreline. Sorry, no facilities.
In the Spring of 2011, Erie County graciously awarded Harborcreek Township over 425 acres of wooded parkland known as Six Mile Creek Park. Since the acquisition, the Harborcreek Parks Department has created community access and a parking lot in the 7700 block of Clark Road.

Visitors can enjoy a handicap accessible quarter mile trail and scenic overlook, as well as other trails to both the east and west of the parking lot. This heavily wooded property is home to at least 8 native species of trees and 10 varieties of native perennials. Six Mile creek meanders through the entire park – offering hikers and photographers ideal vistas to enjoy. The park perimeter is posted for the benefit of park users as well as neighboring property owners.
A popular summer destination for families. Located along 6-mile creek at 5400 Iroquois Avenue. Features 4 picnic pavilions (no kitchens), ADA playground, ball field, tennis courts, basketball court, restrooms.
Harborcreek’s premier outdoor sports complex has approximately 130 acres and is located at Clark and Firman Roads. Features: 12 baseball/softball diamonds (one with lights for night games), 2 regulation size soccer fields, little gridders football field, complete with enclosed press/announcer’s booth, electronic score board. Also offering two completely furnished concession buildings and 3 restroom facilities.
Located on Route 20, across from the Municipal Building. Many “train buffs” use this locale to photograph their favorite locomotives. New iron and wood slat park style benches and landscaping, including red stone path and flower beds, were added in 2004. Learn about the “Gauge War” from the plaque commemorated in 2014. A picnic table is also available for seating, or even better, for a picnic lunch! Sorry, no facilities.
Located on Highmeyer Road, Highmeyer Road Park offers acres of hiking trails, perfect for an enjoyable walk and a serene basket lunch. Put on your best walking shoes and take advantage of all our beautiful Township has to offer. Sorry, no facilities.
Located on Slade Road, is home to 3 baseball diamonds, maintained by the HC Parks crew, and used by groups such as the HC Little League.
Contact Us

Hours: 8am – 4:30pm

Township Supervisor in charge of Parks

Parks Coordinator
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