Parks & Recreation in Richland Township, Allegheny County PA

Parks & Recreation

Richland Community Park

Richland Township offers an 80 acre park located in Bakerstown that can be reached from Circle Drive or Van Velsor Drive.

The park serves as the home field for the Pine-Richland Athletic Association's baseball/softball program, the Pine-Richland Soccer League and the Pine Richland Youth Football League.

Ball fieldsRichland Community Park features

  • Picnic pavilions
  • Playground equipment
  • Basketball court
  • Hiking trails
  • Volleyball court

Visit our Parks & Recreation Photo Galleries.

Richland Opens New Dek Hockey Rink

Richland Township just opened their new Youth Dek Hockey Rink!  The rink was provided by The Pittsburgh Penguins and Highmark as part of Project Powerplay - Check out our videos of the rink's construction and unveiling here!

For more information visit the Pine Richland Youth Center website at

Dek Hockey Videos on Pens TV

Watch two videos featuring the new Richland Township Dek Hockey rink

Penguins Foundation Community Update - Richland Twp Dek Rink Unveiling (11.02.13)

To see pictures from our November 2, 2013 kick off event Click Here

To see pictures from construction Click Here

Recreational Sports Teams

Comprehensive Park, Recreation and Open Space Plan

Richland Township BarnDid you know Richland Township has a comprehensive plan for enhancing recreational opportunities in the township?

For many years, Richland Township has recognized that park land and recreation contribute to a high quality of life by enhancing the sense of community, accentuating scenic beauty, protecting and managing sensitive resource areas, providing recreation for families and individuals of all ages and abilities, and fostering physical wellness and mental health.

You can learn more by downloading the Comprehensive Park, Recreation, and Open Space Plan.  (Adobe Reader required.) 


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