Enjoy your parks safely!

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In an evolving response to the COVID-19 pandemic, certain areas within parks are closed. Residents are encouraged to enjoy the outdoors for exercise and mental and physical health, while following social distancing guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Things to know before you go

  • Orders regarding COVID-19 must be followed
  • Bottle filler/water fountains are available, please bring your own water bottle to stay hydrated. Please be aware that some water fountains may be closed
  • Use a "Leave No Trace" mentality. Bring a suitable trash bag and take everything out to help protect others


  • Follow CDC guidelines such as:
    • Practice social distancing; maintain a distance of six feet or more between people from different households at all times
    • Wash hands thoroughly and frequently; carry hand sanitizer
    • Practice coughing and sneezing etiquette
    • Wear a face covering as much as possible when in public
    • Stay home if you’re feeling sick or exhibiting symptoms of illness
    • Avoid gathering with others not in your household


  • Aquatic Center Guidelines:
    • Limited socially distanced swim lessons are available
    • Visitors can bring their own pool noodle or Coast Guard approved lifejackets; use of our shared equipment is not allowed
    • All pool rules apply; for more information, visit our Pool Rules
    • Regular admission fees apply
    • Leisure Play Pool Time reservations can be made one day in advance online, in person, or by calling the facility 
      • Bogan Park Aquatic Center and Bethesda Park Aquatic Center, starting March 17, 2021
        • Indoor Leisure Play Pool time reservations
        • Available Saturday and Sunday
        • 11:00am – 2:00pm or 3:00pm – 6:00pm


  • Tennis Court and Outdoor Pickleball Court Guidelines:
    • Players should use their own ball and avoid touching other player’s sports equipment
    • When playing doubles, avoid all incidental contact
    • Avoid touching your face after handling a ball, racquet, or other equipment
    • Use racquet/foot to pick up balls and hit them to your opponent
    • Stay on your side of court and avoid changing ends of the court
    • Remain apart from other players when taking a break


  •  Dog Park Guidelines
    • No toys or balls allowed
    • Only let your dog drink from their own bowl

Virtual Park Experience
Enjoy a virtual visit to the park and discover something new!