Parks & Playgrounds

Recreational opportunities abound in Shaker Heights - in both natural and manmade venues. From the magnificent Horseshoe Lake Park with its trails, tree house, and picnic pavilions to Thornton Park's Ice Arena and Swimming Pool, there is something for everyone!

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Note: Please click the image above to download a PDF version of this map. 

Commercial and non-profit use of city property including parks, playgrounds, pavilions, fields, and other open space requires prior approval and a written agreement from the City. Please email Erin Rose for more information. City organizations, both commercial and non-profit are encouraged to request permission 30 days prior to planned use to ensure permission is received. Depending on the use, fees may be applied.