Winnetka Recreation Center

8401 Winnetka Ave., Winnetka, CA 91306
Council District:
3 – Bob Blumenfield
Neighborhood Council:
Winnetka Neighborhood Council
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15.95 acres


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

Park features in good condition included:

  • Picnic areas
  • Seating areas
  • Playground
  • Indoor gym

Exterior infrastructures were rated good for fences, lighting, paint, parking lot, and bike racks.

Restrooms and Drinking Fountains

Restrooms and drinking fountains were generally clean and functioning.

Water Conservation

Several patches of mud and standing water were noted on a baseball diamond and sidewalk. The mud made one diamond unusable.

Drought Effects

The lawn had bare patches, especially in-between the recreation center and athletic fields.

Several stressed trees with few leaves were noted.

Park Cleanliness

Broken glass, cigarette butts, and small pieces of trash were noted throughout the park, along with graffiti on signs, benches, and poles.

Sports Programs

Baseball, Basketball, Flag-Football, Girls Volleyball, Soccer Clinic, Softball, T-Ball, Girls Play LA (Ages 8 – 15)

Other Programs

After School Program, Arts & Crafts, Ballet, Cooking Class, Folklorico Dance, L.A. Kids, Piano, Pre-School, Spring Camp, Summer Day Camp, Winter Day Camp

Facility Features

Auditorium, Baseball Diamond (Lighted), Children’s Play Area, Community Room, Indoor Gym (without Weights), Picnic Tables, Kitchen, Stage

How are Angelenos using this park?

Source: Instagram Geolocation