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Van Cortlandt Park

 Baseball Fields

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Accessible denotes a wheelchair softball field.


Browse Our Field and Court Map

Find out which athletic fields have been permitted and see what’s available for the current season at Van Cortlandt Park

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List of Baseball Fields

NameLocation# of FieldsType of SurfaceAccessible
Allen Shandler Recreation AreaJerome Ave. & E 233 St.2Turf
Van Cortlandt ParkW 242 St. & Broadway6Turf
Van Cortlandt Park Caryl FieldW 263 St. & Broadway1Turf
Van Cortlandt Park Frank KellyW 259 St. & Broadway2Little League
Van Cortlandt Park KeplerVan Cortlandt Park E. & 240 St.1Little League
Van Cortlandt Park StadiumW 240 St. & Broadway4Regulation
Van Cortlandt Park WoodlawnE 233 St. & Van Cortlandt Park E.4Turf

How to Reserve an Athletic Field or Court
Organized leagues or special events need a permit to use an athletic field or court. For people under 18, the permit is free. For those 18 and over, a fee is required.

To reserve space, please see Athletic Permits and Applications.

Directions to Van Cortlandt Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Barbecuing AreasVan Cortlandt Park

Due to construction at Broadway and West 242nd Street, the entrance near the subway is closed. Please access the park at the stairway adjacent to the public comfort station (Broadway & Manhattan College Parkway). There is an accessible entrance at the end of the block. The barbecuing area at Van Cortlandt Park has temporarily been moved behind the Nature Center. For more information on the progress of this construction project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker page.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2020

Hiking TrailsPutnam Trail

The Putnam Greenway Trail is currently closed for construction. For north-south access, runners and pedestrians can use the Old Croton Aqueduct Trail (enter at Mosholu Parkway & Van Cortlandt Park South), and bicyclists and pedestrians can use Broadway. For more information on the progress of this construction project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker page.


Anticipated Completion: Summer 2020

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