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Pleasant Hill Park
147 Gregory Lane
Come play at this beautiful 16.5 acre park in the center of Pleasant Hill! Softball diamond, 3 reservable Picnic Areas, 2 open Picnic Areas, Basketball Court, 2 Children's Playgrounds and Community Gardens.

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Roger Smith Park Rodgers-Smith Park
730 Grayson Road
This 4.5 acre park is great for picnics: company picnics, family reunions, and barbecues! Reservable Picnic Area with Barbecue, Softball/Sports Field, Sand Volleyball Court, Surfaced Basketball Court, Lighted Bocce Courts.
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Pleasant Oaks Park
2 Santa Barbara Road, Pleasant Hill

Enjoy the beautifully renovated Pleasant Oaks Park (11 acres) with 5 completely renovated softball fields, new full-sized soccer fields and shaded dugouts with warm-up bull pens at each field. 3 enlarged batting cages and Preschool Play Area (age 2-5) also on site. Several picnic areas including a new large shaded group picnic site available for reservation. ADA-compliant paved walking path. Benches & drinking fountains.

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Brookwood Park Brookwood Park
3250 Withers Avenue, Lafayette (on the Corner of Taylor and Withers)
This 6.3 acre neighborhood park is a "hidden" gem that includes a picnic and barbeque area, surfaced court and children's play area with a great play structure for older children. Enjoy the serenity of the new labyrinth beneath the beautiful shady trees. Play on a large grassy open area. Rentals on weekends only; 30 person maximum capacity. Alcohol and Big Jumps are not permitted at this park.
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Pleasant Hill Aquatic Park
147 Gregory Lane
Invite the whole gang! Have a barbecue pool party that no one will ever forget! Diving Pool is 25 yards long. Depth: 3 1/2 to 10 feet; 2-one-meter Diving Boards, 2 or more lifeguards on duty. The Sprayground is also available for rent. Two picnic areas with barbecues, 20 person meximum capacity per area.
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PH Education Center Pool
1 Santa Barbara Road. 
Perfect for competitive swim meets, this 10-Lane Pool, 25 Yards by 25 Meters, Depth: 3 1/2 feet to 10 feet.
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Paso Nogal Park
This park is designated as open space and offers a fenced in dog exercise park area (2.5 acres), small picnic areas and approximately 63 acres of scenic hiking trails. The park and open space area is generally bounded by Taylor Blvd to the south, Morello Ave. to the East and Paso Nogal Road to the North.

There are 8 entrances to the park.  The main entrance is located on Paso Nogal Road. Others are Kiki Road, Boies Drive, Gail Drive, Odin Drive, Morello Ave., and Paso Nogal Court 

Paso Nogal Dog Park Hours of Operation:

  • Mon-Fri dawn to dusk
  • Closed Wednesday until 3pm for maintenance
  • Saturday 9:00 am- dusk
  • Closed Sunday
  • Closed during wet conditions and 3 days following

Rules for the use of the Paso Nogal Off-Leash Dog Exercise Area:

  • Dogs must be at least six (6) months old, up to date with current vaccinations and free of contagious conditions. Dogs must display current registration tags on their collar.
  • Owner/handlers are required to clean up after their dogs.  Doggie bags are provided through membership donations (PH DOG).
  • All owners/handlers using the area must carry a leash for each of their dogs.
  • Owners/handlers must prevent their dogs from digging as it damages the turf and creates a hazard for other users.
  • Dogs in heat are not allowed.
  • Number of dogs per owner/handler is limited to no more than 4.

There are two fenced in Off Leash Exercise Areas for dogs: one for dogs under 25 lbs and the other for larger dogs.

Additional Park and Open Space Areas

Chilpancingo Park
Golf Club Rd. between Contra Costa Blvd and Old Quarry Rd., Pleasant Hill
A 2.5 acre passive turf area amoun redwood & oak trees.

Dinosaur Hill Open Space
Off Taylor Blvd between Withers Ave and Grayson Rd, Pleasant Hill
Enjoy a short hike up to a great overlook of Contra Costa County and Mt. Diablo. Explore the whole 13 acre hillside.
Attention! Please note that the parking lot gate is closed and locked at sunset.

Las Juntas Open Space
Main entrance is on Lucille Lane, between Stanmore Drive & Milburn Avenue, Pleasant Hill
An 7 acre open space area with the Contra Costa Canal trail running through it.

Pinewood Park
Between Stranwood Elementary School and Monti Circle., Pleasant Hill
A quaint neighborhood playground nestled amoung oak trees.

Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center
315 Cortsen Rd, Pleasant Hill
A beautiful historic sites with shady trees, gardens and historic house. A wonderful collection of organizations call this 2.1 acre site, home. These organizations focus on history and sustainability are at home here on this beautiful historic site. Come see all the activities going on here and prepare to dig in and get your hands dirty.

Shadowood Park
Entrance is located on Spar Court off Camelback Road, Pleasant Hill
A passive turf area with a playground and basketball hoop. Explore the creek on the 2.5 Acre property.

Shannon Hills Park
Off Devon between Appalachian Dr. and Banbridge Place, Pleasant Hill
A passive turf area and playground for little ones. This 2.5 acre park has a board walkway that meanders through the peaceful woods.

Sherman Acres Park
Sherman Drive off of Monument, adjacent to 680.
This small 1-acre neighborhood park features a playground for 3-5 year olds and a picnic table.