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03 28 2017

Tis' the Season for Ticks

Tick on a leaf.

Spring is almost HERE!! Don't forget as the temps increase comes ticks. Be sure to check yourself and your pets after your outdoor adventure for any lil' hitch hikers. For information on removing ticks visit Montana Fish,...[more]

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02 02 2017

Fire Tower Structural Evaluation and Recommendation Report

Fire Tower

As a result of a fire at the base of one of supports on the fire tower located at Fire Tower Park, the city parks consulted with Morrison and Maierle to complete a structural evaluation of this iconic structure.  In December...[more]

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Parks and Open Lands

The city of Helena Department of Parks and Recreation oversees seven divisions including Parks and Open Lands, Recreation, Open Lands, Weed Control, Tree Maintenance, Aquatics, and Bill Roberts Golf Course. Hundreds of volunteers assist the department staff working in various capacities to provide quality facilities and programs to enrich the lives of others. These are designed and developed so that people of all ages, abilities, and income levels have the opportunity to participate in excellent recreational activities.

Overall, the Helena Parks and Recreation system includes more than 2140 acres of developed and undeveloped parkland, 30 parks including bike/pedestrian trails, a 50-meter outdoor swimming pool and waterpark, one spray park, a public golf course, three tennis sites, a skateboard park, four outdoor skating rinks, and more.

We look forward to having you as our guest.