Parks & Recreation

Granite Falls is home to multiple Parks, each offering unique amenities for the local community including:

Jim Holm Park
Located on the 200 Block of S. Granite Ave directly across from City Hall
Amenities:  Children's Playground, Covered Picnic Area, Basketball Courts, Skatepark

Frank Mason Park 
Located off of Ray Gray Rd. via Crooked Mile Rd. near the west entrance to the City.
Amenities: Home to Lake Gardner with a public dock for fishing and swimming, large grass area and picnic shelter with public bathrooms and paved parking area

Eagle Park (Dog Park)
Located and accessed from the far east end of Stanley St. near the Library
Amenities: Large fully fenced open area for dogs to run off leash with separate area for small dogs and shy animals. This park is maintained by local volunteers

Parks and Trails
List and description of Amenities at each area

Jim Holm Park210 S. Granite Avenue
Park playground equipment, basketball courts, skate park, picnic tables, large grassy area and benches.

Frank Mason Park9327 Ray Gray Road
Park located on Lake Gardner with dock, fishing, swimming, picnic tables and public restroom.

Eagle Park (dog park)701 E. Galena Street
Dog park with plenty of grassy area and shade.

Jack Webb Park115 S. Granite Avenue
Benches only and public restroom.

Perrigoue Field10317 Jordan Road 
Little League fields utilized and maintained by the Granite Falls Little League

Mountain Loop Hwy outside of City
Mountain Loop Hwy outside of City

Granite Falls Fish Ladder

Located on the scenic Mountain Loop Highway, one mile outside of Granite Falls. A huge year-round fish ladder with walk-over grating is adjacent to the Granite Falls which are the city's namesake.

falls2011-1Big Four Mountain and Ice Cave

Located approximately 25-miles outside of Granite Falls on the beautiful Mountain Loop Highway. Views include sharp peaks reminiscent of the Grand Tetons and huge caverns formed by the melting glacier. The hike to the caves is approximately one-mile and easy.

Monte Cristo Ghost Town

At the top of Barlow Pass on the Mountain Loop Highway, four miles off of the main highway, sits the original townsite of the old gold mining town Monte Cristo.  Granite Falls experienced its main growth because of the Monte Cristo mines and the railroad that was built through Granite Falls to reach the mines. There are still numerous mine entrances evident throughout the Monte Cristo and Silverton areas.
Hiking/Fishing/Camping
Hiking/Fishing/Camping
Along the Mountain Loop Highway, there are numerous campgrounds, and hiking trails that are both short and easy or long and steep. There are scores of lakes to hike to where the fishing is excellent. In the wintertime, cross country skiing and sledding is available. There are also lakes on the south side of town for water activities such as skiing and tubing, fishing and boating.

Contact Us

Name : Charles White
Position : Public Works Supervisor