Parks

Limited Opening Guidelines for Parks and Walking Trails


Due to COVID-19, only select parks are open at this time. These locations are open from 9am-7pm daily and are available for passive recreational activities such as walking, biking, jogging, and exercising only. All park amenities such as restrooms, pavilions, playgrounds, and athletic fields are closed. Park Rangers and Police will monitor parking areas, walkways, and trails.  Currently the following parks are open with strict safety guidelines in place (see below for details):

  • Beach Memorial Park
  • Great Oak Park
  • Indian Ledge Park (open for trail access only)
  • Old Mine Park
  • Twin Brooks Park

Additionally, the tennis/pickleball courts at Nothnagle Park and Tashua Knolls are open from 9am-6pm daily- please see our tennis page for more information. 

With the exception of Rails to Trails and the locations listed above, ALL other parks, recreation areas, pools, splash pads, and school outdoor facilities will remain closed until further notice.

Park Regulations (all open locations):

  • All vehicles are required to have valid 2019 or 2020 parking permit (park sticker).  Please visit www.trumbull-ct.gov/parkstickers for more information. 
  • Vehicles without a park sticker will be denied entry and/or ticketed.
  • Any activity that encourages loitering or group gatherings, such as picnics, sunbathing, group sports, etc., is prohibited.
  • All playgrounds, restrooms, athletic fields, and pavilions are closed.
  • Dogs must be leashed at all times. Please clean up after your pet as required by town ordinance.
  • All patrons must obey park signage, including temporary signage.
  • Face coverings are recommended when physical distancing cannot be maintained.
  • Patrons must follow the social distancing and safety protocols recommended by the CDC. Residents that are walking together should be limited to immediate family members that are living together. Park Rangers reserve the right to remove patrons who do not practice safe social distancing.
  • “Carry-in, carry-out” trash policy.
  • Parking is only allowed in designated lots and is not allowed along roadways or on the grass.
  • Decisions to close a park will be made by the police and/or the health department.
Limited Park Opening Guidelines

Additional Information Regarding Indian Ledge Park:

Indian Ledge Park will be open for trail access only.  The playground, sprinkler pad, restrooms, BMX track, Dog Park, The Barn, and all athletic field will remain closed until further notice.  

To help ensure safe social distancing, there will be a limited number of vehicles allowed in the park.  Parking is allowed ONLY in designated parking spaces. A valid parking permit is required for entry. A Park Ranger will be at the entrance and will confirm the vehicle has a valid park sticker affixed to their vehicles prior to entry. To ensure safety of our Park Rangers, photo ID, vehicle registration or other proof of residency will not be allowed for entrance.

No parking is permitted on the road leading into the park.  

Additional Information Regarding Old Mine Park:

Parking is allowed ONLY in designated parking spaces. A valid parking permit is required for entry. A Park Ranger will be at the entrance and will confirm the vehicle has a valid park sticker affixed to their vehicles prior to entry. To ensure safety of our Park Rangers, photo ID, vehicle registration or other proof of residency will not be allowed for entrance.

No parking is permitted on the road leading into the park or around the perimeter of the parking lot. No parking on Tungsten Circle. Rangers will patrol the parking area and surrounding roads checking for park stickers and proper parking. 

Additional Information Regarding Twin Brooks Park:

To help ensure safe social distancing, there will be a limited number of vehicles (60) allowed in Twin Brooks Park at any given time. Vehicles may only enter at the Brock Street entrance - the Franklin Street entrance will remain locked.

A valid parking permit is required for entry. A Park Ranger will be at the entrance and will confirm the vehicle has a valid park sticker affixed to their vehicles prior to entry. To ensure safety of our Park Rangers, photo ID, vehicle registration or other proof of residency will not be allowed for entrance.

Once at capacity, the Park Rangers will follow a 2-cars-in, 2-cars-out protocol. Vehicles will not be allowed to form a queue and wait to enter, nor will the Park Rangers “hold” a spot for a vehicle to gain entry.