Shatto Recreation Center

Park Website:
Shatto Recreation Center
3191 W. 4th St, Los Angeles, CA 90020
Council District:
4 – David Ryu
Neighborhood Council:
Rampart Village Council
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5.5 acres


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

Trees were in good condition; only one stressed tree was noted.


Park features in good condition:

  • Indoor gym
  • Outdoor fitness equipment
  • Seating areas
  • Basketball courts
  • Tennis courts
  • Multipurpose field
  • Baseball diamond
  • Playground
  • Walking loop
Drought Effects

The lawn had many bare patches.

Wear and Tear

A paved multipurpose court had cracks in the asphalt and no nets.

Restroom and Water Fountain

None of the restrooms had soap and one stall door was difficult to close.

Although clean, one of the three drinking fountains observed was not in working order.

Park Cleanliness

There was a moderate amount of graffiti, and some litter throughout the park.

Sports Programs

Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Karate, Tennis Class, Soccer Clinic, Year Round Basketball Clinic, Girls Play LA (Ages 8 – 15)

Other Programs

Aerobics, After School Club, Cooking, Dance, Drill Team, L.A. Kids, Modeling, Pre-School, Youth Enrichment, Seasonal Day Camp, Winter, Spring

Facility Features

Auditorium, Baseball Diamond (Lighted), Basketball Courts (Indoor), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Outdoor), Children’s Play Area, Community Room, Tennis Courts (Lighted), Jogging Path, Kitchen, Multipurpose Sports Field, Outdoor Fitness Equipment, Stage

How are Angelenos using this park?

Source: Instagram Geolocation