As of Friday, June 19 at 5 p.m., MVF parks are currently open to the public for use, however we ask that you continue to observe the following Montgomery County Phase 2 guidelines:
- Park patrons are asked to observe rules of social distancing.
- No groups of more than 50 persons. Some activities may require lower capacity limits.
- Masks should be worn when unable to safely maintain six feet of distance between others.
- Sports skills drills and practices with restrictions are allowed.
- Use of playground equipment is allowed.
- Basketball Hoops at Martin P. Roy Park, Hurley Park, Whetstone Community Center and Apple Ridge Recreation Area have been reinstalled.
- Tennis and Pickleball courts are open for use.
- Pavilion rentals will not be available at this time.
- Trash is collected from parks daily.
The Montgomery Village Foundation owns over 330 acres of parkland and green space for residents to use and enjoy. Many of our parks feature ballfields, tot lots, walking paths, tennis courts, basketball courts, picnic areas and nature observation opportunities.
Apple Ridge Ballfield
20101 Swallow Point Road
At the corner of Montgomery Village Avenue and Apple Ridge Road, this area features a baseball field and a parking lot.
Apple Ridge Recreation Area
10101 Apple Ridge RoadAdjacent to the Peggy Mark Pool, this recreation area also features a basketball court, tennis courts, soccer field, all-abilities playground, green space and a picnic pavilion.
19500 Montgomery Village Avenue
This 1.8-acre park is located off Montgomery Village Avenue behind the Clubside community. Facilities include a playground, gazebo and picnic tables.
Ed DeSimon Recreation Area
8600 East Village Avenue
This 8.27-acre recreational area is located on East Village Avenue and is bounded to the west by the Ashford community. Facilities include a ramped handicapped accessible playground, four tennis courts, a parking lot, a 2-acre pond, and paved paths throughout the park.
The Heights Recreation Area
Stedwick Road and Wayridge Drive
This area in Stedwick features tennis courts and green space.
Lake Marion Park
8821 East Village Avenue
This 21.04-acre park is located on East Village Avenue adjacent to the Lake Marion Community Center. Facilities include a 3.1-acre lake, a gazebo, footbridges, park benches, picnic tables, grills and paved paths throughout the park.
Lake Whetstone Park
18701 Montgomery Village Avenue
The area surrounding Lake Whetstone features picnicking, boating (with appropriate registration in-season), public boat rentals, fishing, volleyball, walking paths and nature study.
Martin P. Roy Park
20121 Cinnabar Drive
This 4.6-acre park is located off East Village Avenue on Cinnabar Drive. Facilities include a baseball field, tot lot, stone sitting area, basketball court, benches and a parking lot.
Shadow Oak Drive and Forest View Place
This playground area is located adjacent to the Shadow Oak community in Northgate. Facility includes a playground.
Milton M. Kaufmann Park
9607 Wightman Road
This 17-acre park is located between Warfield and Wightman roads and bounded on the east by the Salem’s Grant community. Facilities include a soccer/lacrosse field, a baseball/softball field, paved paths, a gazebo, benches, playground, pond, tree identification markers and a parking lot. A brochure for the self-guided tour for this park is available.
MVF Office Recreation Area
10120 Apple Ridge Road
The 5.1 acres of parkland adjacent to the MVF Office includes a soccer field, open green space, a wooded buffer area and a 36-space parking lot.
North Creek Community Center
20125 Arrowhead Road
Located at the corner of Montgomery Village Avenue and Arrowhead Road. Recreation amenities at this location include lighted tennis courts, a tot lot, walking paths and nature study.
North Creek Lake Park
20300 Aspenwood Lane
This 83.7-acre park is located off Shadow Oak Drive. The park is bounded on the south by the Dorsey’s Regard community, to the north by the Points community, and to the east by Montgomery Village Avenue. Facilities include two tot lots, a nature center, a picnic area, a butterfly garden, a 6.5-acre lake with adjacent paved path, the North Creek Stream Valley and a parking lot.
Patsy E. Huson Ballfield
20300 Fulks Farm Road
This 5.49-acre facility is located on Fulks Farm Road in East Village. Facilities include a softball field, bleachers and a parking lot.
This .12-acre playground area is located off Welbeck Way between the communities of Picton and Essex Place. Facilities include a playground and drop-shot.
South Valley Park
19003 Watkins Mill Road
This 32-acre park includes the open space area bounded on the east by Montgomery Village Avenue, on the north by the Center Stage and Heron’s Cove communities, on the south by the Walker’s Choice community, and on the west by Watkins Mill Elementary School. Facilities include the Dr. Gordon W. Bowie Music Pavilion, lighted ballfields, a tot lot, creeks, ponds, picnic areas, gazebos, footbridges, paved paths and a parking lot.
Stedwick Community Center
10401 Stedwick Road
Located on Stedwick Road, just past Montgomery Village Middle School. Recreation features at this location include tennis courts and a tot lot.
Watkins Mill Recreation Area
19501 Club Lake Road
Located in the Club Hill subdivision. This area features tennis courts and a tot lot.
Whetstone Community Center
19140 Brooke Grove Court
Located in the Courts of Whetstone, just off Centerway Road past the Professional Center. Recreation features at this community center include a basketball court, tennis courts and a tot lot.
William Hurley Park
20737 Highland Hall Drive
This 9.3-acre park is located north of Wightman Road. To the east and north of the park is the Highland Hall community; to the west are the Perry Place and Essex Place communities; and to the south is the Northgate Community Church. Facilities include playground areas, basketball courts, a ballfield, covered picnic areas, grills, paved paths and a parking lot.