Westwood Park is Closed
Effective 8:00 p.m. Sunday, April 5, 2020, Westwood Park, New Castle, Indiana, will be closed until further notice. This is in response to the continued spread of the COVID-19 virus.
Westwood Park is open year round to the public for a variety of recreational activities. Fishing is excellent for bass, sunfish, crappie and channel catfish. A small modern campground is located near the lake and is open from May through October. Picnicking, hiking, mountain biking, a horse trail, shelter house and play field are some of the day use activities to be found. Some facilities are handicapped accessible.
While in the park, one may have the opportunity to see many types of wildlife that are present in the various habitats. Hiking trails, the horse trail and mountain bike trail offer wonderful scenery of deciduous woodlands, abandoned grasslands and rolling hills. Numerous species of trees native to Indiana may be found in the park.
News & Events
The horse trail is now closed for the 2019-2020 winter season.
Westwood Park is open daylight hours only.
Notice: The mountain bike/hiking trail is overgrown and difficult to pass in areas. We are working on a solution for better maintenance in the areas most affected. Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience.
Please call the gatehouse for trail updates. 765-987-1232.
- Trail Updates/Conditions - Latest trail information
Save money with an annual pass:
- $30.00 Entrance
- $30.00 Boat