Parks and Recreation


We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for our citizens and visitors through outdoor recreation, sports, community and fun.

Butte-Silver Bow Parks & Recreation at a glance:

  • Numerous playgrounds, a splash pad and wading pool;
  • Over 2 dozen parks and 13 pavilions/gazebos that are available to rent. Click Here to rent today! For questions, please contact Bob Lazzari at 406-497-6535.
  • Non-Profits can contact Bob Lazzari at 406-497-6535 for a fee waiver.
  • An urban trails system, ex-urban trails, and bike lane network;
  • The only dually managed municipal/National Forest Service park in the nation;
  • 2016 Butte-Silver Bow Parks and Recreation Guide


Pickle Ball


Fall/Winter Pickleball is back at the Butte Civic Center Annex and we offer 3 courts to enjoy. Indoor Open Play will begin October 16 at the Butte Civic Center Annex and will run through January 26th. The annex will be open Monday through Friday mornings from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM, and Tuesday and Wednesday nights from 6:00 PM-9:00 PM.

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Stodden Park Draft

Stodden playground designed for children of all abilities

The Stodden playground is designed with an all-inclusive design, meaning it is designed for all children of all abilities and is accessible to individuals with disabilities to play as well.
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  1. J.P. Gallagher

    Phone: 406-497-6571

  2. Bob Lazzari

    Recreation & Events Coordinator
    Phone: 406-497-6535

  3. Kelly Dennehy

    Parks Superintendent
    Phone: (406) 497-6565

  4. Parks & Recreation

    Physical Address
    1340 Harrison Ave.
    Butte, MT 59701

    Phone: 406-497-6565
    Fax: (406) 497-6404

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