Parks & Recreation

Parks and Recreation provides a variety of public parks, recreation facilities and recreation programming for the community. The beautiful facilities include:

  • 49 acre open space area with a hiking trail
  • BBQ areas and athletic fields
  • Community center
  • Dog park
  • Large parks with playgrounds
  • Senior center
  • Skate parks
  • Smaller neighborhood parks
  • Tennis courts

The Parks and Recreation Division also provides high quality recreation programming that includes children and adult activities ranging from sports and crafts, to music and aquatics. Scotts Valley Recreation is proud to offer such a high level of service for the citizens of Scotts Valley. 

Contact Us @ 831-438-3251

City of Scotts Valley Recreation Online Resource Center

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We are, and always will be, committed to the families of Scotts Valley during the time of social distancing.   During these tough times, the City of Scotts Valley wants to provide resources and encourage a family based mindset as we deal with this crisis.  Here are some resources we will be providing.


               Library                                                                         Social Media

-Spring Reading Challenge                                                   -Facebook Recreation

-Virtual Parenting Workshops                                               -City of Scotts Valley

seal 1School Age Recreation                                                        Senior Center

-Arts and Crafts                                                               -Senior Center Newsletter

-Game of the Week (I-Spy)                                         

-Dittos Crossword Puzzles and Word Searches                 

-Special Snacks- (Butterfly Celery Snacks)      

-Basketball Dribbling Challenge                                                          Welcome sign

  Scotts Valley Locals Information                                        TK/Preschool Activities

  -School District Lunch Program                                              -Scissor Skill Worksheet

  -County wide parks update                                                         -Hot and Cold

   -County Parks Update