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Mission Statement

Essential partners in a healthy community.


Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Contact Information

155 S. Seward St.
City Hall Room 218
Juneau, AK 99801

fax 907-586-4589

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Shelters Reservations


PARK HOURS: 7 A.M. TO 12 MIDNIGHT (uless otherwise posted)

Shelter Reservations are available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Fee:  $26.25 per hour (includes tax) with a maximum charge of $210 for 7am to 10pm rental.


NOTICE: No Twin Lakes reservations beginning June 1, 2018 due to Project Playground rebuild. Please contact the main Parks & Recreation office at 586-5226 for more information.


Reservations for April 16th, 2018 through September 16th, 2018 can be made beginning January 29th, 2018 at the Parks & Rec office. No faxed or mailed in requests will be accepted from January 29 - February 2 (Reservations in person only during this period).

Reservation applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and need to be made at least three (3) days prior to date of shelter use. Please call Parks & Recreation at 586-5226 for shelter availability. Reservation forms can be made in-person or mailed to 155 S. Seward St. #218, emailed to or faxed to 586-4589. We do not accept reservations without payment.

No reservations are needed to use our shelters from September 11th, 2017 through April 15th, 2018. During this time, shelters are available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Reservation Forms


  • Rental Fees are collected at the time of reservation

  • Electricity at Savikko #1 & #2 and Twin Lakes Shelter is set on a timer from 7am-11pm

Fires in parks

  • Per CBJ Code 67.01.090 (j) Fires.  No person shall make or assist in making any fire within fifty feet of any building or other improvement except in established fireplaces or barbecue pits, and no person shall allow a fire to burn in a manner dangerous to persons or property or to be left unattended.

  • Per Park Policy:  No fires are allowed above the ‘logline’ at Savikko.

VENDING POLICY:  If you are using a vendor at CBJ Parksite for catering or entertainment, that vendor must have a valid CBJ vending permit displayed on site at your event.  They are subject to JPD ticketing of violations.  Contact Parks & Recreation Administrative Office for details at 586-5226.  Vending Permit Applications are available by clicking this link (click here).   

 ***************** REMINDER: No glass containers in any park********************

Shelter Descriptions

All shelters are ADA accessible

Facility Dimensions Reservation Tables In/out Grills In/out Electricity Alcohol Allowed? Maximum Capacity
Savikko #2 with 2 fireplaces (log cabin at Sandy Beach) 1458 sq. feet yes 11/varies 4/2 yes yes 70-90
Savikko #1
(near pkg lot at Sandy Beach)
1710 sq feet
yes 11/varies 4/1 yes yes 60-80
Twin Lakes street level
21 x 18
Unavailable after June 1, 2018 2/0 no yes yes 20-25
Cope Park no shelter, reservation needed for field use 2 1 no yes 40-50
Marine Park Pavilion yes no no yes yes N/A
Riverside Rotary Park
12 x 20
yes 2/0 1 outside no Yes 10-15
Savikko Volleyball
yes N/A N/A N/A Yes N/A
Channel Wayside yes 2 1/1 no yes 25-30


First Come - First Serve Facilities

The following parks have picnic areas available on a first-come, first-served basis. Parks & Recreation does not take reservations for these areas.

  • Melvin Park - 2 tables

  • Adair-Kennedy Park - 1 table

  • Fish Creek Park- 1 grill and picnic table

  • West Juneau Rotary Park- 1 grill and 2 tables