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Tennis Courts - Chestnut Ridge Park Erie County NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug
N 42° 43.268 W 078° 44.661
17T E 684687 N 4732314
Quick Description: These tennis courts are located adjacent to the main parking area for Chestnut Ridge Park in Erie County New York.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 5/31/2008 9:00:43 AM
Waymark Code: WM3XEP
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member CM-14
Views: 29

Long Description:
Chestnut Ridge was named by early settlers of the region for the wealth of Great Chestnut trees on the hills. The park is approximately 1213 acres. The structural foundation of the parks Adirondack shelters are composed of converted timber from the diseased Great American Chestnut trees. The Casino, est. in 1925 provided a meeting area for public and private uses. Included in the Casino design was a fireplace, concession counter and observation platform on the upper level- it offered an impressive view of Buffalo to the Canadian shore. A timber and stone structure replaced the original in 1938; this Casino structure remains in commission today.

The park is free to all to use. It has miles of hiking trails, deep gorges, plenty of wildflowers, a very large sledding hill, and these tennis courts. The quality of the tennis courts varies from fair to good. I listed the quality as fair so no one was surprised.
Facility Name (Park, Club, Subdivision, Etc...): Chestnut Ridge County Park

Town: Orchard Park

Number of Courts: 12

Are the courts indoors, outdoors or both?: Outdoors

Court Surface: Hard Court

Court Condition: Fair

Are some or all of the courts lighted?: All

Hours Available / Fees:
There are no fees to play at the courts. The park is open to residents and non-residents. The courts are first come basis. Court lights are off at 9p.m.

Are the courts open to the public or private?: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
To Log a visit after you have been to the tennis court or courts waymarked.

You do not have to have actually played on the courts to log them.

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