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BATON ROUGE PARKS AND RECREATION

A Variety of Recreational Fun at BREC's Extreme Sports Park

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The Perkins Road Community Park, also known as the “Extreme Sports Park,” is the most visited park within BREC, which is the Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge. Standout features include a 333-meter velodrome — one of just 15 arenas for track cycling in the U.S. — and a 20,000-square-foot outdoor skate park. Other park amenities include:

  • BMX track
  • Fishing pond stocked with rainbow trout
  • Lighted baseball field
  • Rock climbing tower
  • Sand volleyball courts
  • Soccer field
  • Two playgrounds
  • Tennis courts

Opportunities for recreational activities also extend to the 30,000-square-foot indoor recreation facility. Park visitors can take advantage of the premier basketball and volleyball complex that hosts tournaments for both sports. The largest recreation complex in Baton Rouge, BREC utilizes the facility for summer camps and athletic competitions.