8 Primitive campsites Indoor bathroom and shower facilities Playground Community fire pit Nature center with live animals Food prep room in nature center Tables and chairs for the nature center Outdoor Classroom Pond Green space Natural prairie and wetland exploration
Pecar Nature Center
Pecar Nature Center is the primary indoor facility at Pecar Park and opened in April, 2019. This facility is home to turtles, African Spurred Tortoises , and various other animals our naturalist is able to bring to the facility. For those in the community that enjoy sharing space with animals, this facility is a great location to rent for graduation parties, family reunions, etc. This beautiful building boasts high peak ceilings, lots of natural light and a serine setting with large windows overlooking the covered back patio and outdoor playground. It's the perfect space to entertain guests of all ages. Nearby you will find a playground, a pond, a large community fire pit, and plenty of green space for your own activities.
The Campgrounds at Pecar Park
The campgrounds are primitive sites only. Each campsite has a fire ring, a picnic table, and a trash can. These sites are full sun sites. All sites are within walking distance to indoor bathroom and shower facilities. Nearby playground, community fire pit, nature center, aviary, and pond are sure to delight all members of your camping party.
Building and Campsite Rental Information
The nature center may be rented by the hour or for the day between 10am and 9pm. Campsite rental is $15/night for a Washington Township resident and $25/night for a non-resident. Kayak passes are available for $5 annually. Kayaks are not available to rent.