Northridge Park

Park Website:
Northridge Park
Address:
18300 Lemarsh St., Northridge, CA 91325
Council District:
12 – Mitchell Englander
Reviews:
Google  |  Yelp
Size:
24.02 acres

GRADE BREAKDOWN

Children's Play Areas: Grade A
Picnic & Sitting Areas: Grade B-
Outdoor Courts: Grade A-
Athletic Fields: Grade B+
Landscaping & Natural Areas: Grade A-
Exercise Areas & Trails: Grade B-
Park Center Interiors: Grade A
Exterior Infrastructures: Grade A-
Park Cleanliness: Grade B-
Restrooms: grade B-
Drinking Fountains: Grade B-
Graffiti: Grade A-
Water Conservation

There were no instances of standing water. Healthy-appearing trees were present throughout the park.

Facilities

Park features that were in good condition included:

  • Indoor gym
  • Basketball court
  • Baseball field (although unavailable for use during visit)
  • Large picnic areas
  • Playground
Park Cleanliness

Minimal graffiti and litter were noted.

Drought Effects

A number of bare spots and dried grass patches were observed throughout the park, including the multipurpose field, lawn and picnic areas.

Water and Tear

Some of the picnic tables and sitting areas scattered throughout the park were old and worn-out. Some benches had graffiti and chipping paint. The tennis court floors were uneven with chipped off areas and dirt deposit areas. The outdoor fitness equipment was rusting.

Limited Access to Baseball Field

Although the park’s baseball field was in good condition, it was unavailable for use.

Restrooms and Water Fountains

The first restroom evaluated did not have hand soap and the second restroom had dim stalls and toilet paper on the floor. Five water fountains assessed were functional, but had dirt in the drain; one drinking fountain was missing a portion of its covering.

Sports Programs:

Sports Clinics, Seasonal Sports Leagues, Tennis Classes (Youth – Adult)

Other Programs:

Crafts Classes, Dance, Drama, Martial Arts, Music, Adult Yoga, Adult Zumba, Adult Fitness Classes, After School Program (Ages 5-12) Pre-School Program 3-5 (must be potty trained), Seasonal Camp (Winter, Spring, Summer)

Facility Features:

Multipurpose Sports Field, Barbecue Pits, Baseball Diamond (Lighted), Basketball Courts (Indoor), Basketball Courts (Lighted/Outdoor), Children’s Play Area, Community Room, Picnic Tables, Tennis Courts (Lighted), Dodger Dream Field, Kitchen, Stage, Volleyball Courts (Lighted/Outdoor), Seasonal Pool (Outdoor/Unheated)

How are Angelenos using this park?

Source: Instagram Geolocation