Alverthorpe Park

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Jenkintown Road & Forrest Avenue
Jenkintown, PA 19046
Phone: 215-884-6538
Map and Directions

Open to Abington Township Residents and a guest

 Staff:

  • Recreation Supervisor

Park Hours - 2017!

October 10,  2016 - March 5, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

March 6, 2017 - April 30, 2017
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

May 1, 2017 - September 4, 2017
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM

September 5, 2017 - October 8, 2017
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

 

 

* Please Note: No domestic animals allowed in Alverthorpe Park

Year Round Activities

Par-3 Golf 

Golfers MUST be 7 years of age or older to play. Golfers 7-13 years may play, but MUST be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and have their own clubs. Children under 7 years of age are not permitted on the course.

Green Fees:


  Resident
Guest
Weekdays (8am - 5pm)
9 holes
$6.75
$7.75
  18 holes
$8.75
$9.75
Evenings, Weekends & Holidays
9 holes
$7.25
$8.25
  18 holes
$9.25
$10.25
Senior Citizens (62 yrs +) 9 holes
$3.75
 
  18 holes
$4.25
 
Additional 9 holes
  $2.00
$2.00
Additional 9 holes - Senior   $  .50   
Golf Balls (tax included)
  $1.25
$1.25

 

**Evenings, weekends and after 5 PM - Senior Fees DO NOT APPLY**


Tennis Courts

Times and Fees:

Each time period will be limited to 1.5 hours beginning at 8:15am - 9:45am. The last time slot is from 8:15pm - 9:45pm.

Reservation Fee
$1.00
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Singles
$4.50/court
Doubles
$7.50/court
Senior/Child Singles
$2.00*
Senior/Child Doubles
$3.25*

 

*Abington residents 62 years and up and Abington residents age 12 & under: Weekdays/Non-Holidays 8:15am to 4:30pm


Basketball Courts

photo_basketballThe basketball courts are open all year round.

 

 

 

 

 


Playground

photo_parksThe playground is open all year round.

 

 

 

 

 


Fishing

Registration for fishing season in Alverthorpe Lake for the 2016 season begins January 4, 2016. Fishing tags will be sold at the control building in Alverthorpe Park only.

Cost: $3.50 - Resident/Season


Summer Activities

Miniature Golf

The 18-hole miniature golf course is open to Abington Township residents and their guests. The course is open on weekends from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. beginning Memorial Day weekend. It opens daily from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. beginning Monday, June 13, 2016 and ending Labor Day, Monday, September 5, 2016. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or over.

Times and Fees:

    Resident
Guest
Mini GOlf Color
Weekdays 8:00am - 5:00pm
8 years & under
$3.25
$4.25
  9 years & over
$3.50
$4.50
Weeknights 5:00pm - 9:00pm 8 years & under
$3.75
$4.75
  9 years & over
$4.00
$5.00
Weekends & Holidays 8:00am - 9:00pm
8 years & under
$3.75
$4.75
*Starting Memorial Day weekend
9 years & over
$4.00
$5.00

 


Wading Pool

Located in the pre-school area of Alverthorpe Park, this facility is available to Abington Township residents 5 years of age or under at no charge.

  • Opens - Saturday, June 24, 2017
  • Closes - Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017
  • Hours of Operation - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm (when staffed)

 


Camping

The camping season opens April 1st and closes December 1st. Camping reservations can be made at the Control Building in Alverthorpe Park, Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. Further information and rules governing camping are available at Alverthorpe Park 215-884-6538.

  • Fee: $15.00 -per site/per night
  • Scouting Organizations - Please contact Jessica Tholey.

Rentals

Picnic Shelter

PavillionThis facility is available to groups of 200 or less. All groups utilizing the park must meet the 50% residency requirement. . Adults interested in reserving this facility should contact Alverthorpe Park at 215-884-6538.

50% or more ARE Abington Residents

  • Half-Day Rental - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM or 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM - $155.00*
  • Full Day Rental - 9:00 AM - 9:30 PM - $180 .00*

50% or more ARE NOT Abington Residents

  • Half-Day Rental - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM or 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM - $180.00*
  • Full Day Rental - 9:00 AM - 9:30 PM - $225 .00*

4/1/17 - 4/3017 & 9/4/17 - 10/8/17
9:00 am - 7:30 pm
$165.00

 PLEASE CONTACT THE ALVERTHORPE PARK CONTROL BUILDING OFFICE at 215-884-6538.

*Prices are valid through December 31, 2017.


Pre-School Pavilion

50% or more ARE Abington ResidentsPreschool Pav

  • Half-Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM or 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM - $60.00*
  • Full Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM - $90 .00*

50% or more ARE NOT Abington Residents

  • Half-Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM or 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM - $75.00*
  • Full Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM - $105 .00*

 

4/1/17 - 4/30/17 & 9/4/17 - 10/8/17
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
$80.00

 PLEASE CONTACT THE ALVERTHORPE PARK CONTROL BUILDING OFFICE at 215-884-6538.


Mini Golf Pavilion

50% or more ARE Abington Residents

  • Half-Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM or 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM - $80.00*
  • Full Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM - $95 .00*

50% or more ARE NOT Abington Residents

  • Half-Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM or 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM - $95.00*
  • Full Day Rental - 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM - $110 .00*

4/1/17 - 4/30/17 & 9/4/17 - 10/8/17
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
$85.00

 PLEASE CONTACT THE ALVERTHORPE PARK CONTROL BUILDING OFFICE at 215-884-6538.


 

Picnic Tables

The picnic tables are free of charge to any group that is made up of at least 50% Abington Township Residents.  For groups with less than 50% residents the cost is $6.00 per table.

 

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