Battle Point Park
11299 Arrow Point Drive NE
Closest cross streets: Arrow Point Drive and Frey Avenue
PUBLIC HEARING - April 3 - Potential Off Leash Dog Sites
A public hearing for four potential off leash dog sites will be held April 3, 6:00 pm, at the Strawberry Hill Center. For information, please click here. The potential sites are located at Battle Point Park, Strawberry Hill Park, and Madison Avenue Tot Lot.
Battle Point Park is located between Arrow Point Drive and Battle Point Drive with Frey Avenue being the northern boundary. The main, and east, entrance is on Arrow Point Drive with another entrance on Battle Point Drive.
The park totals 90.3 acres, is a former naval radio station, and is largely open space with two ponds, jogging trail, fitness course, two soccer fields, three softball fields, horse area, a picnic shelter, two tennis courts, play areas, two basketball courts shared with a roller hockey court, a large children's play structure, garden plots, and the Park District maintenance shop and offices. The recently renovated Transmitter Building is used for gymnastics classes and camps.
The covered picnic shelter is heavily used and reservations are recommended by calling the Park District Office at 842-2306. See the Facility Fee Schedule for rates.
The basketball courts are available for casual play when not being used by roller hockey leagues.
The Battle Point Astronomical Association (http://www.bpastro.org) has developed an astronomy center in the former "Helix House".
The asphalt jogging path is used by bikes, skaters and walkers.
The children's play structure was a community-wide effort spearheaded by the KidsUp! organization and opened in May 2001.
The pea patches contain 34 garden plots with a wait list. Please contact our office at 842-2306 for availability.
Battle Point Park Soccer Fields Improvement Project Information
The old rubber and sand soccer fields were replaced with new drainage and two new durable FieldTurf fields for enhanced playability and safety. This community project was a cooperative effort between the Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District, the Bainbridge Island Youth Soccer Club, and private and public donors.