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

Spring ADULT Co-Ed Recreational Softball League

We are excited to announce the city is starting an adult co-ed recreational softball league. Register your team today! It will be a 10 game season, played on Monday & Tuesday evenings @ 6, 7 & 8pm. Games will be held May 14-July 24th with a single elimination tournament held from July 30-Aug 4th. All games will be played at McCowin Park. Registration deadline is April 2, 2018. Please complete the registration packet and email the completed forms to or drop them off at the city building at 2135 S. Ammon Rd., Ammon, ID 83406. Please contact Jennifer Belfield at the city with any questions at 208-612-4015.

2018 Adult Softball Registration Packet

Contact Information:
Registration: Jennifer Belfield @ 208-612-4015 or @
Scheduling: Jon Molbert @ 208-612-4062 or @
Field: Ken Knoch @ 208-612-4040 or @

City of Ammon YOUTH T-Ball & Softball 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. The movies for 2017 are here. If you need more information please contact the City Offices at 208-612-4000.

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.