La Madera Park is a 5.19-acre neighborhood park in central Tucson that includes a soccer field, playground, exercise equipment, picnic tables, a basketball court with hopscotch and foursquare, and one ramada.
Established in 1946, the park is surrounded by a residential community of the same name with houses that date from 1948 (most were built in the 50's-70's). As a result, the park is a hub of activity and is often full of kids, teens, and families. The park also has beautiful mature trees, including high-waving palm trees.
Where is La Madera Park located?
La Madera Park can be found in Central Tucson, north of Glenn, between Country Club and Tucson Blvd. The address is 2700 E. La Madera Drive.
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When is the park open?
The park is open daily, 6:00am – 10:30pm.
Why would I visit La Madera Park?
To participate in or cheer on a little league or soccer team
To shoot some hoops
To use the on-site exercise equipment
To slide and swing on the playgrounds
To play hopscotch or foursquare
To attend a birthday party
How much does it cost to visit the park?
Admission to the park is free.
What is the parking situation at La Madera Park?
Free. Pull-in style parking.
What should I bring with me when I visit the park?
Water and snacks. Maybe a picnic blanket, basketball, or a baseball mitt? Sun safety is encouraged. Prepare for a perfect day at the park with a hat, drinking water, and sunscreen.
What is the best season for visiting the park?
October thru April are ideal because the temperatures tend to be more moderate than in the summer months.
How many playgrounds are there at La Madera Park?
There is one playground with a slide, rock climbing wall, swings, and climbing/spinning apparatuses.
Are the playgrounds shaded?
Is there an area for tots & babies?
There are baby swings.
How many tables are there at La Madera Park?
Several unshaded picnic tables with grills. One ramada with picnic tables and a grill.
Are trash cans available and easily accessible?
Are there BBQ grills?
Is there an on-site restaurant or cafe?
What restaurants do you recommend in the area?
There are plenty of restaurants in the vicinity due to the park's central location. Try:
Lovin' Spoonfuls, 2990 N. Campbell Ave. (less than a mile away) - vegetarian, breakfast, lunch, dinner, gluten-free menu, soy-free menu
D's Island Grill, 3156 E. Ft. Lowell (less than a mile away) - authentic Jamaican
Culinary Dropout, 2543 E. Grant Rd (less than a mile away) - classic meals, lunch, dinner, happy hour, bar, live music
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