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Parks & Trails
Uwchlan has an extensive system of parks and trails. The parks include Acker, Baird, Dowlin Forge, Lionville, Martin Memorial, Shamona Creek, Spring Run, Jones Pond and the Uwchlan Trail  that includes portions of the Struble Trail.
Residents may reserve the pavilions in our many Township parks for picnics, birthday parties, etc. by calling Administration at 363-9450.
Field Use is reserved through Bea Yorczyk at 610-269-9260.  Please be advised that we cannot reserve pavilions on Saturdays during sports seasons due to organized league use.
Acker Park: Located at the end of Bauman Circle in the Marchwood Development, this 5 acre park has a pavilion with four picnic tables, tot lot, basketball court, baseball and soccer fields. Parking is limited. (Porta pottie in season.)
Baird Park: Ten acres located on Ship Road at the Township building, this is strictly a passive park with picnic tables surrounding the five stepping ponds in rear of the property. Lots of parking. (No porta pottie.)
Dowlin Forge Park: Located on approximately 40 acres of ground at Shelmire Road near its intersection with Welsh Ayres Way. Access to the Struble Trail is available here. This largely passive park has two pavilions with picnic tables overlooking a small pond. Parking is limited. (No porta pottie.)
Lionville Park: Located on Devon Drive this 24 acre park has several baseball, soccer, and lacrosse fields as well as a large pavilion with picnic tables, two grills, tot lot, one batting cage, and a snack bar. Lots of parking. (Porta potties in season - including one handicap accessible). Contact Downingtown Area School Disrict for reservations. 
Martin Memorial Park: This 15 acre tract located within the Season's entrance is off Summercroft Drive. Set amid natural wetlands its facilities include a baseball field and a separate multi-purpose facility that will double in use for soccer and lacrosse, tot lot, a pavilion with two picnic tables and a fireplace, and a basketball court. Lots of parking. (Porta Pottie in season.)
Shamona Main: (Dowlin Forge Road entrance): One of Uwchlan Township's largest parks, Shamona Main's facilities include baseball field, basketball court, two volleyball courts, tot lot, and a pavilion that has three tables and two grills. (Porta Pottie in season.)
Shamona Peck: (Peck Road Entrance) Although smaller than Shamona Main, Shamona Peck has a baseball field, pavilion with tables, and a tot lot. Lots of parking. (Porta pottie n season.)
Spring Run Park: Located in the Arbordayle subdivision its entrance is adjacent to 253 Spring Run Lane. This 20 acre parcel includes a multi-purpose field for soccer and lacrosse. The park also has a tot lot, pavilion with picnic tables and freestanding picnic tables. A basketball court has been incorporated into the parking area, which can affect availability of parking space.
Jones Pond: This entirely passive park is located on Dowlin Forge Road. It has a pavilion and a gazebo which have benches overlooking Jones Pond. This scenic park is adjacent to the Shamona Creek. There are picnic tables, but no porta pottie. Parking is limited.
Uwchlan Trails: The trail system meanders through the Township. It originates at the Struble Trail and wanders along Shamona Creek adjacent to Dowlin Forge Road. Eventually the trail will go through EagleView and connect a great deal of the Township via recreational trails. Check out the "Trail Map".