Penn's Prairie is a multi-purpose park integrating recreation, wildlife conservation, and historical prairie restoration and preservation. The vision for the park involves restoring native plant and grass species that were present when Colonel Potter first set eyes on this valley. It is a park built for the Penn's Valley area.

The Park Board believes dedicating half of the land for this initiative will result in plant and wildlife restoration, conservation and a cultural rejuvenation and interest in our valley's natural history. The other half of the park will be dedicated to a community resource where people of all abilities can pursue individual and group activities.

The multi-use athletic fields are utilized by local youth football and soccer programs. The 18-hole disc golf course is used by all ages and hosts several tournaments a year. Centre County Disc Golf Association holds regular league rounds here, as well as at other local courses. Boy Scout Troop 20 Eagle Scout projects have included an addition to the bike skills course completed fall 2022 and a pavilion at the disc golf course.

Phase II construction will start this winter with a pavilion, nature play area, traditional playground, trails and additional parking. Expected completion is late Spring 2024.

Additional amenities will be added as funding becomes available.

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