Douglas County Re-Opens Park Facilities

Douglas County Re-Opens Park Facilities- Skate Park, Horseshoe Pits, Hard Ball Courts
Posted on 05/28/2020
Douglas County Re-Opens Park Facilities- Skate Park, Horseshoe Pits, Hard Ball CourtsMinden, NV- Effective May 27, 2020 in response to Governor Sisolak’s announcement of our entering Phase Two of COVID- 19 Recovery, Douglas County Community Services is pleased to announce the reopening of park facilities including the Skate Park, horseshoe pits, hard ball courts. The division will await further direction on the opening of basketball courts. Social distancing, and sanitizing and the use of a face covering are still encouraged in all Park facilities.
Please remember the following when using the Douglas County Parks System.

• Do not congregate in the parking lot or in the park. Avoid groups and maintain six-foot social distancing.
• If you are sick or suffer from high risk conditions stay at home.
• If the park/facility looks busy leave and go to a different facility or return at a different time.
• Try using the park or facility during off times.
• Parks and facilities are operating with minimal staff. Please pack out all your trash.
• Many restroom facilities are closed so remember to GO before you go.
• Stay on marked trails.
• Participate in activities with another person (6 feet apart) so you aren’t alone in an emergency.
• Know your limits and plan your outdoor activity level accordingly.
• Carry a basic first-aid kit with you.
• Use protective gear where appropriate.
• Be alert for slippery areas.
• Don’t mix alcohol and outdoor recreation.
• Sanitize and or wash your hands frequently.
• Don’t forget to smile and wave and at all times be nice.

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