Park Sites

Fort Ethan Allen Parade Grounds and Park
Route 15, Essex / Colchester, Vermont
The Fort Ethan Allen Parade Grounds & Park is a 19 acre community park featuring athletic fields, two tennis courts, a playground, a gazebo and a walking trail. Future facilities may include restrooms and a ballfield. This park is owned and operated by the Towns of Colchester and Essex.


Foster Road Park
60 Foster Road, Essex, Vermont
Foster Road Park is a fifteen acre park which features a variety of playing fields. 

Indian Brook Park
150 Indian Brook Road, Essex, Vermont
Indian Brook Park is a  575 acre community park featuring a 60 acre reservoir, trails, a non-motorized boat launch, picnic areas and parking. An ideal location to fish, hike, horseback ride or run! The park is bordered to the northwest by over 600 acres of Winooski Valley Park District land, including Colchester Pond. A park pass is required.

Myers Park
Essex Way, Essex, Vermont
Myers Park is a 1 acre site with a playground, a multi-use field, and a proposed basketball court. Dedication was on May 22nd, 2005.

Memorial Hall
5 Towers Road, Essex, Vermont
Not exactly a park but a building - Memorial Hall is a 130 seat cultural center for performances, meetings, classes, catered wedding receptions and more.

Pearl Street Park
181 Pearl Street, Essex / Essex Jct, Vermont
Pearl Street Park is a 14 acre neighborhood park featuring a basketball court, two tennis courts, walking trails, a ball field, a playground and parking.

Pinewood Park
31 Valleyview Drive, Essex, Vermont
A 7.4 acre park with a ball field,
½ basketball court, and playground equipment.

Sand Hill Park
208 Sand Hill Road, Essex, Vermont
Sand Hill Road Park is a 9 acre community park featuring two tennis courts, a playground, picnic shelter, trails, and the Essex swimming pool. The shelter may be reserved, for a fee, for use during regular park hours (7:00 am - 9:00 pm) on a first-come, first-served basis. User applications are available at the Parks and Recreation office. Volleyball equipment is also available to rent.

Saxon Hollow Park
2 Saxonhollow Drive, Essex, Vermont
A wooded 1.2 acre park with playground equipment and a half basketball court.

This is the official site of the Town of Essex, Vermont