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McCaslin Park

A robust, multi-use park and facility, McCaslin Park originally opened in 2002. In 2010, the park received a $3.5m redevelopment funded by both the 2010 referendum and OSLAD* Grant. Final renovations were completed in 2015. The park features four baseball diamonds with artificial turf infields, lighting and bleachers. The ball fields serve adult and youth baseball and softball leagues and tournaments, a variety of youth camps and family special events. A concession stand with shaded seating is open during the season. A paved trail encircles the ball fields and connects to neighboring trails, a large playground, splash pad and a Bankshot basketball court. The park is also home to Coyote Crossing Mini Golf. The mini-golf course has an outdoor shelter available to rent for birthday parties, group outings and special events.

Park Features

  • 28 acres of land
  • Coyote Crossing Mini Golf
  • 4 lighted baseball/softball fields with artificial turf infields
  • Digital scoreboards and bleachers
  • Concession stand with shelter and seating
  • 1 drinking fountain
  • Flush toilets (seasonal)
  • Playground in ball hub with shade canopy
  • Shelters with tables in ball hub
  • Large picnic shelter with permanent grill (available to reserve)
  • Large playground on east side of park
  • Swings – tot and youth
  • Bankshot Basketball court
  • Splash pad water playground
  • 2 concrete bags courts, 1 chess/checkers game table
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Cricket field with bleacher seating and shade area
  • 4 parking lot basketball hoops (west lot)
  • Accessible fishing station at west pond, with nearby gazebo
  • Paved walking trails
  • Natural area

McCaslin Turf Field and Complex Rules

  • No firearms
  • No smoking – no tobacco products, to include vapor, e-cigarettes, etc.
  • No alcohol in the park, in the parking lot, or at the adjacent church complex – unless sold on-site by our vendor
  • No metal cleats (they rip up the turf)
  • No shelled products (sunflower seeds, peanuts, etc).
  • No colored liquid (Gatorade, Powerade, etc.) on the fields
  • No gum or tobacco chewing in the dugouts or on the field

This is your community ballpark, and all participants should take pride in these fields and facility. Maintaining the turf infields and the whole complex is important to its continued use for many years. Share a copy of these rules with your players, parents and any spectators coming to McCaslin Park this upcoming season, and help to take care of your park.

The beauty and preservation of McCaslin Park starts with you!

Coyote Crossing Mini Golf

Coyote Crossing is a railroad-themed 18-hole mini golf course located within McCaslin Park and home to Cody Coyote. Golf uphill, downhill around ponds, rocks, and other obstacles. A covered outdoor picnic pavilion with seating for up to 32 is available and can be rented for corporate or group outings and private parties.

Coyote Crossing is open daily all summer long and hosts many events and specials, such as, Mom-Son Date Night, Cosmic Golf Nights, holiday and weekday discounts. Cody Coyote makes an appearance during some events and parties. The mini golf course is located at the south entrance of McCaslin Park.

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Reserve a picnic shelter!

Celebrate birthdays, graduations, reunions or other events in the great outdoors! Picnic shelters are available to reserve April-October. The McCaslin Park picnic shelter is located at the east end of the park. The shelter can hold up to 75 people. It contains 8 tables. Flush toilets (seasonal) are in the ball field complex. Features close to the shelter include sand volleyball, playground, splash pad (seasonal), Bankshot basketball court, bags, chess/checker table and grill. So don’t forget your volleyballs, basketballs, bags for baggo, checkers or chess pieces!

Visit our website for more details or obtain an information sheet from Fountain View or Simkus Recreation Centers.

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Summer Splash Pad Fun

Hours:  11am-7pm (summer)
A colorful splash pad keeps the kids cool. A foot button is pressed to turn on the water that sprays from a frog feature and from tall flower dumping buckets. The splash pad is adjacent to a large playground, the Bankshot™ basketball court, the large picnic shelter with permanent grill (available to rent) and the sand volleyball court.

Bankshot Basketball

Bankshot™ basketball is a challenging game of making baskets by “banking” shots off of tilted or irregularly shaped backboards. Grab your basketball and come out to try this colorful, trick-shot course!

See how to play, rules and scoring

The OSLAD Grant Program

The OSLAD Grant Program is a state grant program for the acquisition and development of open space for recreational use. It is a matching program with grant awards up to $400,000 for development and $750,000 for acquisition. It is managed by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. OSLAD grants have funded multiple projects in the Carol Stream Park District.

Photos of McCaslin Park, 27W650 North Avenue, West Chicago

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