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Alverthorpe Park

Jenkintown Road & Forrest Avenue
Jenkintown, PA 19046
215-884-6538 (phone)
Click HERE for a map of our site and to get directions.

* Please Note: No domestic animals allowed in Alverthorpe Park

Staff:

The NEW hours for Alverthorpe Park are as follows:
Spring 2014: Mar. 10- May 4 8am-8pm.

Summer 2014: May 5- Sept. 1 8am-10pm .

Fall 2014: Sept. 2- Oct. 12 8am-8pm


Year Round Activities:

 

Par-3 Golf 

Green Fees are as follows:

    Resident Guest
Weekdays (9am - 5pm) 9 holes $6.00 $7.00
  18 holes $8.00 $9.00
 
Evenings, Weekends & Holidays 9 holes $6.50 $7.50
  18 holes $8.50 $9.50
       
Additional 9 holes - $2.00      
Golf Balls - $1.00 (Tax included)
 
Senior Citizens (62 yrs +) 9 holes $2.75  
  18 holes $3.25  
Sr. Additional 9 holes - $.50      
Golf Balls - $1.00 (tax included)
       

Golfers MUST be 7 years of age or older to play. Golfers 7-13 years may play, but MUST be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and have their own clubs. Children under 7 years of age are not permitted on the course.

 

Tennis Courts

Times and Fees
Each time period will be limited to 1.5 hours beginning at 8:15 - 9:45 AM. The last time slot is from 8:15 - 9:45 P.M.

Singles                            Doubles
$4.50/crt                           $7.50/crt

Senior/Child                   Senior/Child
Singles                            Doubles
$2.00*                              $3.25*

*Abington residents 62 years and up and Abington residents age 12 & under:
Weekdays/Non-Holidays 8:15 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

Reservation Fee - $1.00

 

Basketball Courts

The basketball courts are open all year round.

Playground

The playground is open all year round.

 

Fishing
Registration for fishing season in Alverthorpe Lake for the 2013 season begins January 3, 2013. Fishing tags will be sold at the control building in Alverthorpe Park only.

Cost: $3.00 - Resident/Season

Summer Activities:

Miniature Golf

The 18-hole miniature golf course is open to Abington Township residents and their guests. The course is open on weekends from 10:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. beginning Memorial Day weekend. It opens daily from 10:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. beginning Monday, June 23, 2014 and ending Labor Day, Monday, September 1, 2014. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or over.

Times and Fees

Weekdays
10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
8 years & under - $3.25 / $4.25 Guest
9 years & over - $3.50 / $4.50 Guest


Weeknights

5:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
8 years & under - $3.75/ $4.75 Guest
Over 8 - $4.00/ $5.00 Guest

Weekends & Holidays
10:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
*Starting Memorial Day weekend
8 years & under - $3.75/ $4.75 Guest
Over 8 - $4.00/ $5.00 Guest

Wading Pool

Located in the pre-school area of Alverthorpe Park, this facility is available to Abington Township residents 5 years of age or under at no charge.

Opens - Saturday, June 21, 2014
Closes - Labor Day, Monday, September 1, 2014
Hours of Operation - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm (when staffed)

Camping

The camping season opens April 1st and closes December 1st. Camping reservations can be made at the Control Building in Alverthorpe Park, Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. Further information and rules governing camping are available at Alverthorpe Park 215-884-6538.

Fee: $10.00 -per site/per night
          Scouting Organizations - Please contact Jessica Tholey.


Rentals:

Picnic Shelter

This facility is available to groups of 200 or less. All groups utilizing the park must meet the 50% residency requirement. . Adults interested in reserving this facility should contact Alverthorpe Park at 215-884-6538.

 

 

  • 50% or more ARE Abington Residents
    • Half-Day Rental - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM or 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM - $130.00*
    • Full Day Rental - 9:00 am - 9:30 pm - $155 .00*
  • 50% or more ARE NOT Abington Residents PLEASE CONTACT THE ALVERTHORPE PARK CONTROL BUILDING OFFICE 215-884-6538
  • *Prices are valid through December 31, 2013.

Pre-School Area

The pre-school area is available for groups to utilize for a minimum fee of $50.00 for groups that are at least 50% Abington Residents. If less than 50% of the group are Abington Township Residents the minimum fee will be $65.00.  To obtain information contact Alverthorpe Park at 215-884-6538.

Picnic Tables

The picnic tables are free of charge to any group that is made up of at least 50% Abington Township Residents.  For groups with less than 50% residents the cost is $5.00 per table.

 


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