Parks

The Village of Crooksville has two major parks: Village Park, which is located at the north end of the Village; and South Park, which is located on the south end.

Village Park

Village of Crooksville - Village Park Entrance
Entrance to Village Park

Village Park can be accessed from China Street and North Walnut Street.

The amenities at Village Park include:

  • 26 acres
  • Municipal swimming pool
  • Fishing pond
  • Tennis courts
  • Playground equipment
  • Two shelter houses
  • Athletic fields
  • Football stadium

South Park

Village of Crooksville - South Park - Playground Equipment and Athletic Field
South Park Playground Equipment and Athletic Field

South Park can be accessed by Amerine Street from South State Street.

The amenities at South Park include:

  • 10 acres
  • Playground equipment
  • Athletic fields
  • Batting cages

 
 

Reed’s Station Park

Reed’s Station Park was developed in honor of Crooksville’s Founding Father, Jacob Reed. The original name of the Village was “Reed’s Station”.

Reed’s Station Park is a little “get away” park on West Main Street near Moxahala Creek. The park has a wooden fence, water fountain, brick walkway and beautiful shrubbery.

Shelter House Rental Information

There are two shelter houses in Village Park, one large and one small, that may be rented for parties, reunions, etc. The rental fee is $50.00 per shelter house per day. You are permitted to rent out both at the same time if needed.

You must reserve shelter houses in advance May through October in order to guarantee your spot. Without written permission and a paid in full receipt, you will be asked to vacate the premises immediately.

Each shelter house is equipped with electricity, parking, and on-site Port-o-lets, trash dumpsters, and easy access to the Village Park, pond and swimming pool (during summer months). There is an additional fee to use the swimming pool. Please see rates on the Swimming Pool page.

Charcoal and gas grills are allowed to be brought in as well as easy up canopies, yard games, etc. Alcohol is NOT PERMITTED.

Reservations must be made in person at the Municipal Building and paid in full at the time of reserving. We accept cash, check or money order payable to The Village of Crooksville. You may print and fill out the Shelter house Rental Agreement. HOWEVER it must be brought into the office in order for the reservation to be made.

If you have any questions, please contact the Clerk’s office at 740-982-2712 and ask for Angel Hinkle or Brittany Ross.