Sunday, September 28, 2014

Pensacola Parks: Roger Scott

Pensacola Parks: Roger Scott Athletic Complex
East Pensacola's most utilized athletic complex! 

The Roger Scott Athletic complex is located at 2130 Summit Blvd in Pensacola, FL 32504 and encompasses the athletic park as well as the tennis center, pool, Vickrey resource center, and dog park.  This 5.4 acre City of Pensacola park is well maintained and has a lot to offer Pensacola families of all ages.
  • Leap Trail Playground
The LEAP trail is a product of Leadership Pensacola, an organization chosen by the Chamber of Commerce for community leaders to participate in a leadership development.  

The Class of 2013 created the LEAP Trail, a 3 mile walking trail with exercise equipment and a playground along the way.  The LEAP trail and playground are integrated with Roger Scott Athletic Complex.

  • Roger Scott Tennis Center 
Roger Scott Tennis Center is the most utilized tennis center in Pensacola with 18 hard courts, 10 softer clay courts, and 2 hitting walls. 

In addition to offering tennis lessons, Roger Scott Tennis Center hosts junior and team clinics and competitions including the upcoming October 4, 2014 Help the Kids Tourney. 

While Roger Scott offers an annual membership, they also allow the public to rent courts for between $8 and $12 per hour.  Roger Scott Tennis Center is also home to Catholic and Washington High School tennis teams. 

To view their schedule or for more information, visit their website 

  • Vickrey Resource Center 
Vickrey Resource Center in Pensacola, FL 32503
Vickrey Resource Center in Pensacola, FL 32503
The Vickrey Resource Center offers a wide variety of resources for all ages with special children and senior classes!  They host fun and affordable classes including zumba, tai chi, chair aerobics, fitness classes for seniors, and even bingo. 

For only a $1, you can access and use their indoor weight and fitness room. The room is free for seniors. 

The resource center hosts basketball and volleyball games indoors and allows for free play.

The Vickrey Resource Center picks up K-5 students from both Cordova Park and Scenic Heights Elementary to host affordable and educational after school programs Monday- Friday from 2 to 6pm.

You can also rent their community room which accommodates up to 275 people.  For more information about the services offered at the Vickrey Resource Center, please call them at (850) 912-4056.
  • Dog park
Roger Scott is also home to two fenced dog parks.  One dog park is limited to smaller dogs while the other allows for dogs of all sizes.  The dog park is free and open sunrise to sunset daily.
  • Team Sports
The Roger Scott Athetic Complex is home to several team sports including cheerleading, baseball, softball, football, and soccer. 
  • Baseball and Softball
Baseball fields at Roger Scott Pensacola FL
Baseball fields at Roger Scott Pensacola FL
  • Football 
Football fields at Roger Scott Athletic Complex in Pensacola, FL 32503
  • Soccer 
Soccer Fields at Roger Scott Atlhetic Complex
Soccer Fields at Roger Scott Atlhetic Complex

  • Swimming pool
  • If you are interested in swimming at the Roger Scott Pool, you view photos, hours of operation, pricing, and more here. 
Hot summer day at Roger Scott Pool~ Pensacola, FL
Hot summer day at Roger Scott Pool~ Pensacola, FL 
Roger Scott Pool in Pensacola, FL
Roger Scott Pool in Pensacola, FL

In addition to these fun activities, Roger Scott is also home to seasonal fundraisers and events including Easter Egg Hunt, Senior Softball Tournaments and even Police Dog Competitions. There's always some fun to be had at Roger Scott. 

Also, make sure to check out our articles on other Pensacola area parks including:
For more information on this park and other City of Pensacola Parks, please contact the City of Pensacola Parks & Recreation department at (850) 436-5670 or visit them online. 

Go explore your Pensacola area parks this weekend! Nicole St. Aubin, Broker Associate
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