Parks Department:

Our goal is to create recreation and open space for all ages and abilities, provide a sense of community, self structured learning, and wellness benefits through our park and recreation facilities.

Office Hours:

The Parks Department is located at 3270 Molen and open by appointment only. To schedule a meeting, please contact the Parks Director, Ken Knoch.


Phone: (208) 612-4040
Cell Phone (emergency use only): (208) 360-1284
Fax: (208) 612-4009


Reserve park facilities, or sign up for recreation activities online!

Map of City Parks

City Pool

The Ammon City Pool is located at 3000 Southwick. Information about swim lessons, pool hours, and swimming fees is available
here. Or you may call the Ammon City Pool (208) 612-4044 during the operating season.

Summer Leagues

The City of Ammon hosts summer baseball leagues for boys and a softball league for girls each summer. Online league sign up information is updated annually. The most recent information is available here. If you can’t find what you are looking for, please call the City Offices at 208-612-4000.

Movies in the Park

The City of Ammon hosts Movies in the Park during the summer months. Online information regarding each season’s schedule is updated annually. Here’s the movies for 2017 here. If you need more information please contact the City Offices at 208-612-4000.

Community Service and Eagle Scout Projects

The City of Ammon has a number of projects available for Eagle Scouts. Please contact the Parks Director for 2017 projects. If you need more information please contact Ken Knoch, Parks Director at (208) 612-4040 or

Parks and Recreation Commission:

The Parks & Recreation Commission is a volunteer citizen advisory committee which meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7:30 PM at City Hall. The meetings are open to the public and public input is encouraged. The commission advises the City Council on the acquisition of lands and facilities for use as parks or recreation centers, as well as the operation, use, events, care and maintenance of City-owned parks and recreational areas.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old and be a resident within the Ammon City limits or its area of impact. Successful applicants will be appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Ammon City Council. Term of service will be for 3 years.
Anyone who would like to be considered for this voluntary position should return a completed application to City Hall, or contact Ken Knoch, Ammon Parks Director for further information.

Parks and Recreation Commission Mission Statement

Parks and Recreation Commission Application

Senior Citizen Active Living Park

The Senior Citizen Active Living Park concept was created over several years of collaboration with our seniors, seniors utilizing our parks, assisted living center administrators, and other local health care providers to meet critical needs of the South East Idaho senior population to provide well ness, recreational, educational, and cultural opportunities in a safe outdoor environment. For more information click on the links below, or contact Ken Knoch, Ammon Parks Director.

SCALP Project Description


Letters of support


2013 Parks and Recreation Spring Newsletter



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Didn’t find the information you were looking for? Please contact the Ammon Parks Director, Ken Knoch.