Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Thomas S. Drazer Memorial Park, Kouts, IN

Thomas S. Drazer Memorial Park is located in Kouts, INdiana.

Daumer Road

Playground equipment, tennis courts, basketball courts, ball fields, picnic shelters, swimming, and restrooms available.

Tennis Court



Sandy volleyball area


Basketball court

One of the parking lots


Vending machine available

Drinking fountain

Entry road


View from bridge. Not much water to see.

Many baseball fields to north of park


Baseball field

Batting practice!

Many Soccer fields


Big Parking Lot

Pool area

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Countryside Park, Portage, Indiana

Countryside Park is located at 5250 U.S. 6, Portage, IN. It has a sledding hill and a museum on the south side. It also has a small pond on the property.

Park has a large baseball field

City of Portage - Countryside Park
The link above has a nice map of the park displaying where the park is located.

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Thursday, May 5, 2011

Jessee-Pifer Park in Valparaiso, IN

Jessee-Pifer Park is located at 399 Madison Street in Valparaiso, IN. It is a surprisingly fun little park nestled in a neighborhood. There is no parking lot, so you need to use street parking for this park.

This is the entry-way to the park, off Elmhurst Avenue.

Front of playground

Fun standing teeter-totter

Go for a skate ride. There are two of these at the park. They have springs underneath them.

basketball court
It has a pavilion, but no restrooms or water fountain at this park.

Perfect nice little hill for sledding in winter!

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