Outdoors & Recreation
A nice place to raise a family. And...
Greensburg/Decatur County boasts plenty of opportunities to get outside as a family and play.
“A nice place to raise a family” tops the list of reasons many people choose to live where they live. Greensburg is continuing to work on ways to grow this family-friendly reputation while adding new attractions and amenities to attract diverse groups of people.
With over 19 parks to choose from, Greensburg/Decatur County has something for every person and every family. Each summer you’ll find the Youth Sports Complex full of players with its impressive total of 8 baseball/softball diamonds. Small but mighty, North Park also has its own baseball diamond, basketball court, and football field along with a playground, shelters, and picnic tables.
Decatur County Park surrounds a ten-acre lake, perfect for duck watching. Arguably the city’s most well-known park, Decatur County Park offers a full playground, shelter houses, tennis and basketball courts, and a bridge that has become a local favorite photo stop.
Be sure to put Rebekah park on your list with over fifteen explorable acres. Here you’ll find trails, a dog park, an outdoor amphitheater, and even a splash pad.
Too hot to hike? Allen Memorial Pool features several ways to cool off including swimming, diving boards, and a towering water slide. Once you’re dry head next door to the Decatur County Skate Park which features a half-pipe, quarter pipe, flat banks, rails, and street spines.
No matter your skill level, Greensburg/Decatur County has a golf course for you. With at least five courses to choose from, all open to the public, there isn’t a single reason not to get your clubs out. For a premier golfing experience that features bentgrass tees, fairways, and greens across...Read More