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All of the Shelby Township Parks and activities listed below are open from 8 am to 8 p.m. or Dusk, which ever falls first, unless otherwise noted. For activities where lights are available, facilities may be open longer. Dogs are allowed at all locations, but must be kept leashed no further than 6 feet. No liquor is allowed in the parks, but beer and wine is acceptable from June 16 to March 31. For more information on activities and hours of operations, contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 586-731-0300.


 Skate Park 
Woodall Skate Park

Woodall Skate Park is a place where visitors can ride  skateboards, BMX bikes, and in-line skates in a fenced in area complete with jumps, rails, and other apparatus.  The park was officially opened on July 1, 2003 and has remained a popular locale for skating enthusiasts of all ages.
Woodall Skate Park 4670 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317
April 1 to November 1 Skateboards and In-line Skates: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday Ages 10 & Under: 10 am to 11:30 am All Ages: 11:30 am to 7:30 p.m. BMX Bikes only: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday All Ages: 10 am to 7:30 p.m. Please be advised that the Park can CLOSE for inclement weather conditions or standing water.

Soccer

Community Center

Fields are contracted for use by the Parks & Recreation  Programs and local soccer leagues. The Parks & Recreation Department offers soccer for ages 3-8 years old.  These leagues are offered in the Spring, Summer, & Fall. 

Chief Gene Shepherd Park 2452 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
Community Center

51690 Van Dyke Shelby Township, MI 48316
Ford Field Central Park 7460 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Lombardo Park 11695 22 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48315
Whispering Woods Park 11000 21 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Woodall Neighborhood Park 4550 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317


Fishing 
fishing

All persons fishing in Shelby Township must have a  proper license. Patrons should refer to the DNR Rules and Regulations Fishing Booklet for license requirements. Fishing licenses may be purchased at most sporting goods stores as well as: K-Mart (23 Mile Road & Van Dyke) 586-739-1811 Meijer (26 Mile Road & Van Dyke) 586-677-8000 Meijer (Hall Road & Hayes Road) 586-566-0400 Walmart (23 Mile Road & M-53) 586-977-6905
River Bends Park Fishing Site East of Ryan Road, between Shelby & Auburn Roads. Shelby Township, MI 48317

Basketball
atherton court

Outdoor Courts are available on a first come first serve basis. Mae Stecker Park (Lighted on timers till 11 p.m.) 8600 24 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
Whispering Woods Park 11000 21 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Woodall Neighborhood Park 4550 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317

Pickleball
pickleball

Pickleball is a combination of tennis, table tennis and badminton, and is played on a court similar to a tennis court but smaller in size. Players use a paddle larger than a ping pong paddle and a ball similar to a wiffle ball.  Woodall Neighborhood Park 4550 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317

Baseball & Softball
softball

Fields are used primarily by Shelby Township Little League  and by the Parks & Recreation Youth & Adult Leagues.
Ford Field Central Park 
(Lighted)7460 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Lombardo Park 11695 22 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48315
Mae Stecker Park (Lighted) 8600 24 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
Whispering Woods Park 11000 21 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Woodall Neighborhood Park 4550 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317

Tennis
shepherd tennis

Chief Gene Shepherd Park 2452 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
Mae Stecker Park (Lighted on timers til 11 p.m.) 8600 24 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316

Volleyball
shepherd volley

Chief Gene Shepherd Park 2452 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
Mae Stecker Park 8600 24 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
River Bends Park 5700 22 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Whispering Woods Park 11000 21 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317

Bocce Ball
Bocce Ball

Chief Gene Shepherd Park 2452 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316

Community Center

51690 Van Dyke Shelby Township, MI 48316


Trap & Archery Range
archery

Daily Range Pass Fees Regular Day Pass: $6 per day - per shooter Senior/Junior: $4 per day - per shooter Annual Range Card Fees Regular Annual Card: $40 per year - per shooter Senior/Junior Annual Card: $30 per year - per shooter(Senior - over age 65, Junior - under age 15 and accompanied by an adult)
River Bends Park
4101 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317
January & February Saturday and Sunday only: 9 am to Dusk or time posted March through December Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 9 am to 8 p.m. or Dusk, which ever time falls first CLOSED FOR ALL MAJOR HOLIDAYS AND EXTREME WEATHER

Horseshoes
Horseshoes game

Chief Gene Shepherd Park 2452 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
River Bends Park
5700 22 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Woodall Neighborhood Park 4550 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317

Disc Golf
disc golf

River Bends Park 5700 22 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317

Walking, Hiking & Biking Trails
BENCH

Chief Gene Shepherd Park 2452 23 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316
Heritage Garden 52700 Van Dyke Shelby Township, MI 48316
River Bends Park 5700 22 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Holland Ponds 50385 Ryan Road Shelby Township, MI 48316 Whispering Woods Park 11000 21 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48317
Woodall Neighborhood Park 4550 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317
Macomb Orchard Trail
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