The Parklands of Floyds Fork

at 15712 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, 40245 United States

A Donor-Supported Public Park in Louisville, KY The Parklands is a systemic, world-class addition to Louisville’s parks system that includes four major parks linked by a park drive, a first-rate urban trail system and a remarkable water trail, all tracing Floyds Fork, a classic Kentucky stream.


The Parklands of Floyds Fork
15712 Shelbyville Rd
Louisville , KY 40245
United States
Contact Phone
P: (502) 584-0350
Website
www.TheParklands.org

Description

One of the largest and most ambitious metropolitan park projects in the nation, The Parklands is a dream realized by 21st Century Parks, a nonprofit organization established to create and preserve new unexcelled parks that serve as city-shaping infrastructure. 21st Century Parks is responsible for fundraising, land acquisition, construction, and long-term operations and maintenance of the new parks system.

General Info

Beckley Creek Park and Pope Lick Park are now open to the public, representing about 40% of the total Parklands project. You may enter the park from Shelbyville Road, across from Valhalla Golf Course. Ground was broken in July of 2013 on the two southern parks, scheduled to open in 2015. Now Open: William F. Miles Lakes (part of Beckley Creek Park) 15712 Shelbyville Road Pope Lick Park 4002 South Pope Lick Road Marshall Playground and Sprayground 1310 S. Beckley Station Road *Sprayground water is on May 10- Sept. 29 All Park Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Reviews for The Parklands Of Floyds Fork

Brad G.

The one thing that would make this group of parks better is if they donated more land to 21st Century Parks for even more parks! I only hope that more... Read more

Joseph T.

A fenced-in, wide-open space. 3 sections... * Small dogs * All dogs * Rest area Each of the 3 sections is as big as one another. Pretty nice. It's all... Read more

Amber D.

Beautiful scenery for a walk/run/hike. There is PLENTY of parking along the entire trail and clean bathrooms every few miles. Around the egg shaped walk,... Read more

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