Parks & Recreation

The Shippensburg Parks and Recreation department is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Boroughs park and recreation facilities.

Memorial Park


These consist of Memorial Park, Veterans Stadium, Memorial pool, and Dykeman Park.

Parks & Recreation


The Parks and Recreation department office is on Hosfelt Drive located in Memorial Park at 100 Park Place., Shippensburg, PA 17257.  The Parks and Recreation Director is Kip Fordney, who may be reached at 717-532-2147 by email

The Dykeman Spring Nature Trail is a 56 acre park is preserved open space and the 21 acre Dykeman property is listed on the National Register of Historic places.   Please click on the links below for a map and information!

Dykeman Trail Map Information    Dykeman Trail Information