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Harvey West Park

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General Agency Information
Name:Harvey West Park
Address:326 Evergreen Street
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-420-5270
Fax Number:831-420-6459
Description:Park hours - 7 am to sunset
Ball fields open to 11pm during games.

Harvey West Park is a 50-acre municipal park, located just off the intersection of Highways 1, 9, and 17.
Harvey West POOL Picnic Areas - Closed pending new use agreements with service providers.

Trails are open to pedestrians only. Dogs must be on-leash at all times.
Programs:Harvey West Pool: Harvey West Instructional Pool will open March 9 for spring swim lessons, birthday parties and fun swim. Harvey West Large Pool will open June 15 for summer swim lessons, lap swim, rec swim and water fitness. Call Jim Booth regarding swim lessons 831-722-3500; call Parks and Recreation regarding summer swim programs at 831-420-5270.

Consult the City of Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation Activity Guide for schedule of summer activities
Facilities:The City of Santa Cruz proudly offers a wide variety of group picnic and barbecue facilities to meet your every need-from intimate family gatherings to large company picnics. Reserving is easy. Go to the website to select your favorite site, check availability, complete the application process and the space is yours.

Evergreen 275 capacity

Oak 108 capacity

Buckeye 50 capacity

Millennium circle 50 capacity

Friendship Gardens

Friendship Area 66 capacity plus 24 handicapped

Upper Glen 90 capacity
Herb Garden, Overlook and Bay each 20 capacity 4 accessible

Lone Tree (180 capacity)
This sunny spot features a double grill and serving tables with electrical power. Near hiking and horseshoe pits, Lone Tree is perfect for active groups. Parking and restrooms nearby.

Cathedral Grove (225 capacity)
A double grill, electrical power, serving tables and a large drink stand with counter make Cathedral Grove "user friendly" for your large picnic or barbecue. Close to parking and restrooms with horseshoe pits also nearby.

Twisted Tree (225 capacity)
Twisted Tree features a double grill and serving tables with electrical power. Parking and restrooms nearby.

Maple Grove (250 capacity)
Our largest picnic site at DeLaveaga, Maple Grove features double grills, large serving area with electrical power and easy access. Restrooms and parking nearby.

Forty Thieves (100 capacity)
Newly renovated in the George Washington Picnic Area, Forty Thieves picnic area features picnic tables and grills, potable water, brand-new accessible bathrooms and paved, accessible parking.
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:Open to All
Fees:Call for Information
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Funding Source:City Government
Subject Headings
Facilities/Community Centers
Government Agencies
Leisure Activities
Older Adults
Parent/Infant Exercise Classes
Parent/Infant Swimming Instruction
Parks/Recreation Areas
Physical Fitness
Picnic Grounds
Recreation Therapy
Recreational/Leisure/Arts Instruction
Swimming Facilities
Swimming Safety Education
Swimming/Swimming Lessons
Water Safety Education
This record last modified April 10, 2013

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