City of Buckhannon West Virginia
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Parks and Recreational Areas

City Park – Park Street

  • Three pavilions
  • Large picnic area
  • Playground
  • Natural wooded area
  • Historic location: McClellan’s encampment, Civil War
  • Basketball court
  • Restrooms & water fountains

Fred Brooks Triangle Park – South Kanawha

  • Small picnic area
  • Historic location: Early Civil War skirmish

Stockert Youth & Community Center – Downtown

  • Small pavilion
  • Playground
  • Volleyball court
  • Basketball court
  • Youth leagues and adult fitness classes
  • Meeting spaces
  • Community center

Harley Brown Rotary Park – South Florida

  • Playground area
  • Benches

Elizabeth J. “Binky” Poundstone Riverwalk Park – end of Camden Ave

  • ADA Accessible, paved walking trail along scenic Buckhannon River
  • Picnic tables, swinging benches, benches
  • Historic markers
  • Basketball court
  • Nature loop with tree and plant identifications
  • Buckhannon River Access
  • Sunday Evening Concerts at Riverwalk (Seasonal)
  • Buckhannon Dog Park
  • Restrooms
  • Coming soon: Pavilion and fishing pier
  • *Note: Sports fields are owned and operated by WV Wesleyan College

Buckhannon Dog Park

Jawbone Park – Downtownjawbone-park

  • Open Wi-Fi
  • Flower gardens
  • Sculpture, Art district
  • Picnic tables, benches
  • Farmer’s Market
  • Festival Fridays (Seasonal)
  • Bocce ball court
  • Restrooms

North Buckhannon Riverfront Park – end of Cleveland Ave

  • Three pavilions
  • Playground
  • Athletic field
  • Walking trail
  • Public River Access to the Buckhannon River
  • Restrooms

Public River Access to the Buckhannon River (at River Walk Park)Buckhannon River Access

  • Features a paved ramp and parking area for the Catch and Release Muskie Pool


Larry Brown Flagpole Hill