Mack Lloyd Park (Winthrop)

Category Overview

Local Parks grants help protect these symbols of vibrant communities, providing places for families to gather and play and promoting a healthy and active lifestyle in an era when people spend increasing amounts of their time inside. The WWRP is the largest source of local parks funding in Washington, helping communities fund the acquisition, development, and renovation of vital recreation areas and green spaces.

Project Highlights

The project described herein represents the final improvements required to complete Ph 1 of the development of Mack Lloyd Park into a major trailhead for the Methow Community Trail System. Elements include: 2 unisex restrooms to serve the ballfield. Removal of existing tennis courts and construction of 2 new tennis courts in expansion area. Pave park trails. Completion of existing interpretive trail. 1 picnic shelter & 1 river view shelter. Revegetation & transplanting of native plants in river area. Security lighting along pedestrian ways & parking areas. Installation of corral & hitching posts/rails in expansion area.

Quick Facts

WWRP Applicant: Winthrop Town of Category: Local Parks WWRP Grant: $40,000.00 Applicant Match: $40,000.00 Project Type: Development County: Okanogan Legislative District: 7 Status: Closed Completed RCO Project # 91-258

Location Details

Located on the north shore of the Methow River near the Winthrop Barn Auditorium (SR#20) just upstream from the confluence of the Methow and Chewuch Rivers.

What is the WWRP

The Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program (WWRP) is a state grant program that creates and conserves local and state parks, wildlife habitat and working farms. The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office administers WWRP grants, and the legislature funds the program.