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Races at Township Park and Saucon Rail Trail
Fall is a great time to get out an run a race. There are several races on the fall calendar that not only take advantage of the Saucon Rail Trail, but also benefit affilliated organizations.
Southern Lehigh Public Library Book It! 5k
Sunday, October 12, at 8:30 AM.
Starting and ending at the Upper Saucon Township Community Park, using the Saucon Rail Trail north past Spring Valley Road.
The Park and Trail will be open to the general public, and you are welcomed to participate. However, users shall be aware of the events and yield to the participants, or make alternate plans to avoid these areas during the events.
Fertilizing at Township Park
Upper Saucon Township will be applying fertilizer and herbicide at the Community Park on Monday, October 13. Due to the nature of this application, there will be an ALL DAY CLOSURE of both the park and playing fields. We anticipate opening the park by Tuesday, October 14.
The application is weather-dependent, and dates are subject to change. For more information, please contact the Township Office.
CLOSURE of Station Avenue access to Saucon Rail Trail
The Saucon Rail Trail trailhead and trail crossing at Station Ave. will be CLOSED through the month of October in conjunction with a road reconstruction project on Station Ave.
Additional trailheads are located at the Upper Saucon Township Community Park on Preston Lane, and Southern Lehigh Living Memorial Park at PA Route 309/E. Landis St.
Township Community Park
Upper Saucon Township Community Park is located at 3231 Preston
Lane, approximately ½ mile east of Route 378. Dedicated on May 18, 1996, the park was designed
to meet the current and future recreational needs of the Township's
residents. The park covers approximately 70 acres and is conveniently
located in the central portion of the Township.
The following recreation facilities are offered at the park:
- A tot lot with multiple play stations.
- 3 full-size soccer fields and 2 short-sided soccer fields.
- Parking facilities to accommodate over 200 vehicles.
- Two baseball fields-one with 90-foot base paths and one with
60-foot base paths.
- 3 all-purpose fields.
- Nearly 2 miles of walking/jogging trails.
- 2 basketball courts.
- A large picnic pavilion sufficient to accommodate 100 people.
- Restroom facilities
The pavilion at the Township Community Park is the perfect place
to hold a family reunion, company picnic or birthday party. The
pavilion houses several picnic tables which comfortably seat up
to 100 people. Restrooms, grills, and trash containers are conveniently
located near the pavilion. Please call the Township Office at
(610) 282-1171, ext. 3 for more information about reserving
the pavilion or download a pavilion rental application from this
Click here to download a pavilion
Please note that all pavilion reservations are first-come, first served, and that no reservation is completed until a complete application and payment are received.
Pavilion Rental Fees (Weekdays, Weekends and
- Township Residents $50.00
- Non-Township Residents $100.00
Looking for a specific date? Please check the calendar below for availability.
If you are looking for information about the Southern Lehigh Living Memorial Park on PA 309 in Coopersburg, please look here.
A path in the Township Park has been designated for the donation
of flowering trees. Trees given to memorialize family and friends
may be personalized with dedication markers. Approved species,
including cherry, crabapple, serviceberry, kousa dogwoods and
flowering pear trees will line this walkway, with reflection benches
Donations of park benches, water fountains, play and recreation
equipment, trail markers and other permanent structures are graciously
accepted from residents, businesses and community organizations.
Monetary contributions to future projects, such as pavilions,
hard surface playing courts and children's play areas are also
Service and youth organizations are encouraged to develop proposals
for their participation in the maintenance and development of
beautification projects for the park.
For more information on how you, your business or organization
can contribute to the park, please contact the Township Administration
Office at (610) 282-1171 Ext. 3.
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