This playground is one of the first play spaces in the nation designed for children with autism. It includes many pieces of equipment that are sensory friendly as well as plants that appeal to the senses such as mint and lavender.  It can be accessed by the community Monday through Friday from 4-8:00 pm and on weekends. Please note that the park cannot be used by the public when in use by students and campers during the school or camp day. Due to COVID-19, restrooms and water fountain will be closed, and guests are expected to follow CDC guidelines for social distancing and mask wearing.

Amenities include:

  • Covered lit shelter
  • Water fountain
  • Indoor restrooms
  • Seating / Picnic tables
  • Sand Pit
  • Secure perimeter

Use of the playground is free, and we encourage you to visit! For information about how to reserve the playground for your family, group or event, please contact us at 724-452-4453, ext. 1236 or jwahlenmayer @gladerun.org.