York County Department of Parks and Recreation, Spring Valley Park
York County Department of Parks and Recreation
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Description of Service
868 acres made of old agricultural fields and an uneven aged forest.
•Multi-Use Trails: There are over five miles of trails throughout the park. Horseback riding, mountain biking and hiking are permitted on all trails. Trails are closed to mountain biking and horseback riders during "wet conditions," as determined by park rangers.
•Animal Activity Area: Two horse show rings and one practice ring can be rented for a nominal fee or each one can be rented separately. All three rings are locked except on the day of rental. Numerous equestrian shows are held during the spring and summer. A schedule of events and a price listing sheet can be obtained from the Parks Office. The trails and roadways within the park offer over 12 miles of riding area and is suitable for everything from English and Western pleasure to barrel racing, pole bending and jumping.
•Pavilion Rentals: One pavilion is available for rent. For more information, visit out pavilion rentals page.
•Fishing: All Pa. Fish Commission Regulations do apply.
•Fish for Fun Area: This one acre pond contains catfish, panfish and a number of small bass.
•East Branch of the Codorus Creek: It is a trout approved stream that is stocked several times in the spring by the Pa. Fish Commission and the Izaak Walton League.
•Hunting: Limited types of hunting is allowed in certain areas of the park by special parks permit only.
Open to anyone.
Fees or Charges
Call for more information.
Hours of Operation
•Park Office: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm; Closed 12:30pm-1:00pm. •Parks: Dawn to Dusk