Borough Office
59 East High Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325


Park and Recreation

The area recreation park, under the management of the Gettysburg Area Recreation Authority (GARA), provides many park services, facilities and recreational programs for the residents of Gettysburg and the surrounding townships. In addition to maintaining the Borough's 52 acre park GARA organizes year round sports and recreation programs for people of all ages.

Recreation Park

The 52 acre recreation park located at 545 Long Lane in Gettysburg is home to 7 baseball and softball fields, one football field, 3 pavilions, 2 basketball courts, 3 playgrounds, an amphitheater, a 20 station fitness trail and a skate park. A walking path has been added.

Recreation Facilities, Rentals, or Program Registration

To rent a pavilion or facility, to register for any program, or for further information, contact the director, Jackie Dwyer, weekdays 9-12, 1-5 (334-2028)or visit


For more information contact

Mailing address 545 Long Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Location 545 Long Lane
Telephone 334-2028
Fax 334-3367
Hours 9-12, 1-5 weekdays