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Shoaff Park

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Shoaff Park 6401 St. Joe, Rd

Size in acres: 184.5

Since 1955

Shoaff Park is located at 6401 St. Joe Rd., Fort Wayne. For more detailed location information, check out the
General Park Map, Park Map or Driving Directions

History: Nearly all of Shoaff Park's land was purchased in 1955 with a generous donation by Mr. and Mrs. Fred B. Shoaff.  The Conklin Pavilion was a gift from Mrs. Ella Conklin left to Fort Wayne's residents as part of her last will and testament.  Though Shoaff's most distinguishing feature is the natural beauty of its wooden areas, it is also distinguished by the fact that is offers the most amenities of any park. 


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Ball Diamonds, Soccer fields, Frisbee Golf Course, Basketball courts, and Tennis courts are all available for use.

Note: the baseball diamond is rented out by Bishop Dwenger High School. For more information, contact Larry Windmiller 486-6222.
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Shoaff Park has 1.3 miles of river bank and a boat ramp.
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Shoaff Park Golf Course is a great place to learn the game of golf. The course plays to a par of 54 and offers golfers a wide variety of challenges.

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Frisbee/Disc Golf


A Frisbee/disc Golf Course (18 holes) is also located at Shoaff for your enjoyment. (Photo from Swinney's disc golf course)

A directional map of the course location  or a course layout map are now available.

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Location: 6401 St. Joe Road
Capacity: 288






Location: 6401 St. Joe Road
Capacity: 200

Check out the Pavilion Page for more information.


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The playground offers multiple slides and additional fun features for the kids.  It is conveniently located next to the splashpad for hours of fun!



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Splash Pad 


Kids of all ages enjoy the Splashpad/Sprayground (open seasonally).




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Exercise enthusiasts in Shoaff park have three different options depending on their level of interest: a 1.52 miles loop (North loop-golf course/ball diamond thru center), a .88 mile loop (South loop-thru center thru woods, past Conklin), or the longest option a 1.80 mile loop (a complete loop around entire park). The trails offer a soothing escape from the surrounding city.

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