Luray Parks


Town of Luray, Virginia

PO Box 629   ::   45 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835

Town Office: (540) 743-5511  ::  West Main Bridge

                             Fax: (540) 743-1486

DO NOT FEED BREAD TO OUR WATERFOWL. Image of Duck Feeding SignHelp us Keep Our Ducks & Geese Healthy!

Bread is very dangerous for our feathered friends around our town.  Please read about why it is so very important to keep from feeding bread to our ducks and geese.


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Ralph H. Dean Recreation Park

Located at: 625 Sixth Street

Ralph H. Dean Recreation Park is open from dawn until dusk and features:

  • 5 fields for Softball/Baseball
  • Football Field
  • Soccer Field
  • Field Availability is listed on the park’s entrance gate
  • 2 concession stands open during most games
  • Imagination Station Playground
  • Skate Park
  • 20 Station Fitness Trail
  • Frisbee Golf Course
  • 2 Picnic shelters for rent, $45 per shelter, per day (Call 540-743-5511 for availability)




Q.  How do I rent a ball field at Ralph H. Dean Park?

A. Complete a special event permit found here.


Q. How do I know if ball games are cancelled at the Ralph H. Dean Recreation Park?

A. There is a large sign on the Ralph H. Dean Recreation Park’s entrance gate that indicates which fields are suitable and safe for play and are updated on a daily basis. Please note, during times of inclement weather, The Town of Luray Parks and Recreation Staff has the right to stop any and all play if we deem conditions are unsafe for play and/or would do detrimental damage to the grounds.



Hawksbill Greenway Photo of Hawksbill Greenway

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The Hawksbill trail length is approx. 2 mi. from start to finish.  There are 1/10 mile dots centered in trail so you can measure your distance traveled!  By installing these markers, trail users are able to enter the trail at any point.      See our Greenway Map with Distance Markers.

Pocket Parks along the Greenway trail 


Ruffner Plaza: features picnic areas, pergola with swings, murals, and summer concerts

14 South Hawksbill Street


Cliffside Pocket Park: features shaded picnic areas and a pet friendly drinking fountain

175 South Hawksbill Street

Map of Hawksbill Greenway


Learn about the types of trees and shrubs you'll find at the Hawksbill Greenway



Luray Pocket Parks

Image of Pole Banner for Slye Pocket ParkSlye Pocket Park

Located at: 61 East Main Street

Slye Pocket park features a shaded picnic area.







Image of Pole Banner for Inn Lawn Pocket ParkInn Lawn Park Information

Located at: 103 Zerkel Street

Inn Lawn Park features a playground, gazebo, and picnic areas. It is conveniently located near the tennis courts and the Luray town Library.  This quiet, scenic area is a great place to relax and take in the view.







Photo of Cave Pond Park with Singing TowerImage of Pole Banner for Cave Pond Pocket ParkCave Pond Information 

Located at: 41 Carillon Drive

Cave Pond features picnic areas, trail that circles the pond, and offers catch and release fishing. Cave Pond is also conveniently located next to the Singing Tower. 41 Carillon Drive







Image of Pole Banner for Eugene Pocket ParkEugene Park Information

Located at: 55 Rosser Drive

Eugene Park features large, open grassy areas for play and a picnic shelter.









Image of Pole Banner for Cliffside Pocket ParkCliffside Pocket Park Information

Located at: 175 South Hawksbill Street

Cliffside Pocket Park is located along the Hawkbill Greenway Trail and features shaded picnic areas and a pet friendly drinking fountain.











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