Neighborhood Parks/Pools/Trails

Neighborhood Parks

Dan Rabin Plaza (Transit Authority), Sibley St. & Erie Lackowanna R.R. Row
  • 1.0 Acres
  • Picnic Area
  • Trail head for the Erie Lackawanna Trial
  • Cross Country Skiing
Erie Linear Trail, Dan Rabin Plaza to Little Calumet River
  • 17.7 Acres
  • Bike Trail
  • Cross Country Skiing
Peoples Park, Sohl Ave. & Michigan Avenue
  • 4.2 Acres
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground Area
  • Grand Calumet River Trail
Turner Park, Michigan St. & Sohl Avenue
  • 9.0 Acres
  • Restrooms
  • Soccer Complex
Columbia Park, Michigan St. & Columbia Avenue
  • 11.9 Acres
  • Soccer Field
  • Basketball Court
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
  • Two sand volleyball courts
  • Paved Pathways
  • Outdoor Fitness Equipment
Triangle Park, Carroll St. & May Avenue
  • 0.3 Acres
  • Playground Area
Harrison Park, Waltham Ave. & Hohman Avenue
  • 25.0 Acres
  • Band shell
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Four Tennis Courts
  • Monument/Memorial
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
Hammond Civic Center, Sohl Ave. & Eaton Street
  • 14.3 Acres
  • Ball Fields
  • Safety Village
  • Civic Center Arena
  • Basketball Court
  • Volleyball Court
  • Lower Level Fitness Center
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Free Weights
  • Fitness classes
  • Walking track
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Steam Room in each locker room
  • Four Handball/Racquetball Courts
Rose Garden City Hall, Highland St. & Calumet Avenue
  • 0.3 Acres
Martin Luther King Jr. Park, Highland St. & Columbia Avenue
  • 17.0 Acres
  • Paved Pathway
  • Two Basketball Courts
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
  • Monument/Memorial
Memorial Park, Highland St. & Wallace Road
  • 14.3 Acres
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
Gibson (Lost) Park, California Ave. & Kenwood
  • 4.0 Acres
  • Ball Field
  • 1/2 Basketball Court
  • Playground Area
  • Paved Pathway
Phrommer Park, 167th & Grand Avenue
  • 5.0 Acres
  • Ball Field
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
Hessville Park, 173rd St. & Kennedy Avenue
  • 14.2 Acres
  • Babe Ruth Baseball field
  • Monument/Memorial
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Skate Park
  • Paved Pathway
  • Monument/Memorial
Dowling Park, 175th & Parrish Avenue
  • 51.0 Acres
  • Football field
  • Dog Park
  • Sled Hill
  • Fishing
  • Various Paved Pathways
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
  • Home of the Jean Shephard Community Center and the Dowling Athletic Complex
JEAN SHEPHERD COMMUNITY CENTER
  • Three indoor volleyball courts
  • Two indoor basketball courts
  • Walking track
  • Indoor soccer field
  • Fitness center room
  • Community Room
  • Restrooms
  • Kitchen
DOWLING ATHLETIC COMPLEX – HOME OF PURDUE NORTHWEST TEAMS
  • Artificial Turf Baseball Field (with dugouts)
  • Artificial Turf Softball Field (with dugouts)
  • Artificial Turf Soccer Field
  • Six Tennis Courts
  • Concessions
  • Restrooms
Pulaski Park, 139th St. & Sheffield Avenue
  • 23.2 Acres
  • Paved Pathway
  • Skate park
  • Senior Center
  • Ice Skating
  • Warming House
  • Two Lighted Tennis Courts
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
  • Football Field
  • Soccer Field
  • 18 hole Disc Golf Course
  • Swimming Pool
  • Monument/Memorial
Irving Park, Hoffman St. & Columbia Avenue
  • 10.0 Acres
  • Babe Ruth Ball Field
  • Two Basketball Courts
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
  • Two Tennis Courts
Hermits Park, 142nd Street & Dearborn Avenue
  • 5.0 Acres
  • Five Ball Fields
  • Concessions
  • Playground Area
Forsythe Park, 117th St. & Caroline Avenue
  • 65.1 Acres
  • Five Ball Fields
  • Concessions
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking Trail
  • Monument/Memorial
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
  • Two Tennis Courts
  • Dog Park
Wolf Lake Park, 121st St. & Calumet Avenue
  • 410.2 Acres
  • Pavilion
  • Splash Pad with Concessions
  • Playground Area
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking Trail
  • Greenhouse
  • Kayak, Canoe, Paddle Boat, Paddle Board Rentals
  • Bike Rentals
  • Five Mile Paved Pathway
  • Shelters
  • Boat Launch
Lost Marsh Golf Course & Nature Preserve
  • Clubhouse with Full Service Restaurant and Banquet Facility
  • Nature Trails
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Sledding
  • Fishing
  • Bird Watching
  • Golf Course: 18-Hole, Par 3, Driving Range
  • The First Tee of Hammond/Hammond Youth Golf Academy
Amoco Park, 129th St. & White Oak Avenue
  • 5.0 Acres
  • Ball Field
  • Basketball Court
  • Playground Area
Lake George
  • Bike Trail
Lakefront Park
  • Public Beach
  • Fishing
  • Ship Store/Deli
  • Bike Trail
  • Bird Sanctuary
  • Sailing
  • Boat Launch
Triangle Parkway, 165th St. & Forest Avenue

  • 1.0 Acres

Indi-Illi Park, Indi-Illi Parkway & Stateline Avenue

  • 1.0 Acres
  • Playground Area
  • Tennis Court

Edison Park, Madison Ave. & Mulberry Street

  • 3.6 Acres
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground Area with Agility Course
  • Two Artificial Turf Soccer Courts
  • Skate Spot
  • Paved Pathway
  • Two Pair of Concrete Bean Bags Courts

Rich’s Park, 177th St. & Harrison Avenue

  • 1.0 Acres
  • Playground Area

Riverside Park, Calumet Ave. & River Drive North

  • 56.0 Acres
  • Two Ball Fields
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • 18 Hole Disc Golf Course
  • Hiking Trail
  • Playground Area
  • Restrooms
  • Rugby Field
  • Dog Park

Erie Linear Trail, Dan Rabin Plaza to Little Calumet River

  • 17.7 Acres
  • Bike Trail
  • Cross Country Skiing
Baring Parkway, 171st St. & Baring Parkway
  • 10.6 Acres
Knickerbocker Parkway, 171st & Knickerbocker Parkway
  • 23.3 Acres
Erie Linear Trail, Dan Rabin Plaza to Little Cal. River
  • 17.7 Acres
  • Bike Trail
  • Cross Country Skiing

Biking & Trails

Trail Map

The Hammond Parks & Recreation Department has several bike trails and plans to eventually connect the entire city with trails. Our current trails are well maintained and quite scenic.