Putnam County Parks And Recreation, Home of the Wave Pool

putnam county parks, wv      Putnam County Parks and Recreation has five parks. Each park has many amenities to make your day special and memorable. Whether you\'re looking for an exciting water slide or wave pool located in Valley Park or just having a lovely family picnic at our Hometown Roadside Park. We would like to invite you to come out to see us and enjoy our hospitality.

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The Valley Park (60 Acres)

Waves of Fun Water Park Valley Park Community Center
18-Hole Mini Golf Course Baseball and Softball Fields
Tennis Courts Beach Volley Ball Court
Hernshaw Soccer Pitch Multi-Purpose Fields
Stocked Catch & Release Ponds 4 Miles of Walking Trails
Outdoor Amphitheatre Seasonal Synthetic Ice Rink
4 Picnic Shelters (seats 30) Large Picnic Shelter (seats 250)

The Valley Park Community Center:

     Putnam County Parks and Recreation would like to acquaint you with the Valley Park Community Center. We are proud to provide visitors and residents a beautiful and spacious meeting place. The room boasts a distinctive knotty pine cathedral ceiling, rustic wood wainscot and an enchanting brick fireplace. Meticulously maintained and well appointed, we are happy to provide a clean, climate controlled, smoke free environment suitable for your most special event.
     The Valley Park Community Center has a complete commercial grade serving kitchen, 24 round tables, 225 comfortable chairs and lighting that can be dimmed to create a subtle, romantic mood or used at full capacity for a bright, festive occasion. Plan your holiday parties here to add that special touch of class to the occasion. Catering is also available from fine area restaurants.
     We welcome the opportunity to serve you! Please feel free to visit our facility as you make your plans. For more information on availability and rates please contact our business office at 304-562-0518 ext.10

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From Charleston: I-64 exit 34 left 2 miles
From Huntington: I-64 exit 37 right to stop light then left; 2 miles south of Hurricane

The Putnam County Park (200 Acres):

Putnam County Pool
 (Currently Under Renovation)
Baseball Fields
Picnic Shelters Outdoor Amphitheater
Stock Barns Horse Show Ring
Basketball Courts Little Buffalo Creek
Restored Lett Creek
 One Room Schoolhouse
10 Miles of Hiking &
 Mountain Biking Trails
Playgrounds Rest Facilities

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The Hometown Roadside Park (2 Acres):

Picnic Shelters Swings
Historic Roadside Markers See-Saw
George Washington Memorial Marker Playgrounds
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Esther and Norman Walter Nature Park

Currently under development, check back soon!