Parks and Rentals

Independence Township Parks, Recreation & Seniors operates five parks:  Clintonwood Park, Bay Court Park, Sashabaw Plains Park, Deer Lake Beach and McCord Park.  For detailed information, please refer to the Parks, Facilities & Rentals pages in the current Recreation Guide, downloadable from the link on the left or more information is listed below.  Park hours from April 1-October 31, are 8am-9pm.  Park hours from November 1-March 31, are 8am-5pm unless an activity or rental is scheduled for later.  Township Parks are closed for the following Holidays:  Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, December 24 & 25 and January 1.   


Clintonwood Park

6000 Clarkston Rd, Clarkston, 48348


Bay Court Park

6483 Andersonville Rd, Clarkston, 48346


Sashabaw Plains Park

5620 Maybe, Clarkston, 48346


Deer Lake Beach

350 White Lake Rd, Clarkston, 48346


McCord Park

Pine Knob Rd (just north of Stickney Rd), Clarkston, 48348

Reservations for facilities listed must be made and paid in person.  All fees must be paid at the time your reservation is made.  A seperate check for $100 is required as a security deposit.  This is returned after your rental if all Facility Rules and Regulations are followed.  

The Carriage House in Clintonwood Park is rented through the
Senior Center at 248-625-8231.  All other facilities are rented through the Parks and Recreation office at 248-625-8223.  

Please call for more information or to see if your date is available. Rental Fees and Frequently Asked Questions are available on the Forms and Flyers link (to the left).  You can also see facility availability by clicking on the Calendar link (to the left).

Dedicated July 21, 1998, the Ryan Schmidt Memorial Disc Golf Course is a 9 hole Frisbee Golf Course, easy for participants of all ability levels to enjoy.  Bay Court Park is a terrific setting for “golfers” and the Course is $2 per person.  Scorecards, Course Rules/FAQs and a map are available to download under the Forms and Flyers link.