Welcome to the Parks and Recreation Department
Our goal is to provide parks and recreation services that are creative, beneficial, and responsive to the needs of the community.
Tumwater is a city with a wealth of natural beauty and a strong sense of community spirit and pride. Our rich history and abundance of trees and natural areas are just a part of what attracts visitors and locals alike. The parks and open spaces in Tumwater provide both active and passive recreation opportunities for thousands of users each year, offering a wide variety of ways to enjoy our city and lifestyle in Tumwater. These opportunities include: youth and adult sports, picnics, reunions, children’s activities, sports camps, and access to children’s play structures, trail, water, and more.
Take a look around our site to learn more about exploring Tumwater. We hope that you will take advantage of all the programs that Parks and Recreation has to offer.
Phone: (360) 754-4160
Fax: (360) 754-4166
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Tumwater Parks and Recreation Department
555 Israel Road SW
Tumwater, WA 98501
(Located in the lower level of Tumwater City Hall)
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, closed holidays.
|Anderson, Todd||Recreation Manager||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Brice, Tameka||Department Assistant II - Human Resources||Administrative Services, City Attorney's Office, City Clerk, City Council, Community Development, Executive, Finance, Fire Department, Parks & Recreation, Police Department, Public Works||(360) 754-4122|
|Denney, Chuck||Parks and Recreation Director||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Ehrich, Dwane||Golf Course Superintendent||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4169|
|Groth, Charlie||Recreation Supervisor||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Harvell, Chad||Recreation Coordinator||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Irwin, Josh||Recreation Coordinator||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Jacobsen, Jean||Department Assistant I||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Klein, Stephanie||Administrative Assistant||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Nickerson, Dave||Golf Operations Manager||Parks & Recreation||(360) 943-9500|
|Osborn, Stan||Parks and Facilities Manager||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|
|Worden, Marisa||Recreation Marketing Specialist||Parks & Recreation||(360) 754-4160|