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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.


 Woodall Skate Park - Skateboards, Skates and Bikes
Woodall Skate Park

4670 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317
April 1 to November 1


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.

Skateboards and In-line Skates on 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 on 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 Fields

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 and 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

River Bends Park Fishing Site
East of Ryan Road, between Shelby & Auburn Roads. Shelby Township, MI 48317

All persons fishing in Shelby Township must have a fishing 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:

Meijer - 26 Mile Road & Van Dyke Ave., 586-677-8000
Meijer - Hall & Hayes roads, 586-566-0400
Walmart - 23 Mile Road & M-53,  586-977-6905

Basketball Courts
atherton court

Outdoor Courts are available on a first come first serve basis.

Mae Stecker Park 
(Lighted on timers until 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 Courts
pickleball

Woodall Neighborhood Park
4550 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317

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. 

Baseball & Softball Fields
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 Courts
shepherd tennis

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

Mae Stecker Park 
(Lighted on timers until 11 p.m.)
8600 24 Mile Road Shelby Township, MI 48316

Volleyball Courts
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

River Bends Park
4101 River Bends Drive Shelby Township, MI 48317

This range is available for archery or skeet shooting. Day or annual passes can be purchased at the PRM building and selective equipement at the Burgess-Shadbush Nature Center. For more information, hours and prices, please see the Trap & Archery Range page.

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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