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Parks & Recreation

Blakely Borough is home to 4 public parks, Blakely Borough Recreational Complex, Swansea Field, Brook St. Field, and Pennsylvania Ave. Fields, as well as a pass-through for the Lackawanna Heritage Trail.  All of our parks are open from 6am until 10pm.  Blakely Borough Recreational Complex has a Park Safety Officer on duty everyday from 5pm until 10pm April through October.


BLAKELY -Registration for the Borough’s Summer Youth Program will held Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday June 21-23 from 9AM to 5PM at the Blakely Recreational Complex refreshment stand. The free program, intended for children ages 5 to 12 from the Blakely area, will run weekdays from 9AM to noon beginning Monday, June 28th and conclude Friday August 13th at the Recreational Complex on Keystone Ave. Participants must provide proof of health insurance, birth certificate, and proof of residency for Blakely or Peckville. There will be no program on rainy days. For the most up to date information regarding camp, please refer to our Facebook page, “Borough of Blakely Youth Summer Program”. You can find the registration application on the borough’s website, and we will also have blank applications available to fill out at the stand. No late registrations will be accepted after Monday June 23rd, 2021.



Blakely Borough 2021 Summer Camp Application
Blakely Complex Bridge Overhead View
Blakely Complex Bridge
Blakely Complex Park Overhead View
Blakely Complex Trail 1
Blakely Complex Trail 2
Blakely Complex Trail 3
Blakely Complex Trail 4
Blakely Complex View from Waters Edge
Swansea Field 1
Swansea Field 2
Swansea Field Wide View