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How To Spend Your Weekend at Shelby Farms Park

It's the weekend--and it’s going to be a gorgeous one filled with sixty degree temperatures and sunny days! What better place to enjoy this beautiful weather than outdoors at Shelby Farms Park--Here are some of the fun ways you can enjoy your weekend with us.

On Horseback

Saddle up, hit the trails and experience the Park on horseback with our talented trail guides! Learn more about ride times, pricing and reservations here.

Pine Lake Boat House

Paddle the day away with family and friends on Pine Lake in a two or four-seater paddle boat! Find out more about hours and pricing here

GoApe Axe Throwing

Experience the newest addition to Shelby Farms Park--Outdoor Axe Throwing from GoApe! Feel the satisfaction of sticking an axe in the target in the beautiful setting of the Park forest. Learn more about prices and reservations here.

Lake's Edge Gift Shop 

Looking for a great Shelby Farms Park hat, a cold drink or a treat for your four-legged friend? The Lake's Edge Gift Shop is your one-stop shop for quality gifts in the Heart of the Park! Find hours here.

Laser Tag + Paintball

Whether you're planning a small family outing or a large group game, experience the thrill of laser tag or paintball in the wooded fields of Shelby Farms Park! Reserve and learn more about pricing here.

Picnic Pavillions

Come out and enjoy the perfect spot for your company, group or family get-together. Multiple pavilions and picnic areas are located throughout the Park. Learn more and reserve a pavillion here.

Outback Off-Leash Dog Park

Shelby Farms Park is a popular place for pups! The Outback is a multi-use use area that offers more than 100 acres of open fields, ponds and unpaved trails for off-leash fun! Find out more here.

Hyde Lake Wheel House

Do you need some wheels to hit the trails? We can help! Visit Hyde Lake Wheel House to rent a bike for yourself or the entire family! Learn more about hours and pricing here.


Have an awesome weekend Park fans!

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