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Nature surrounds you at Blanchard Park, as these cute raccoons stop by to visit. Photo taken by Julie Fair of Orlando.
Blanchard Park
Blanchard Park
Basketball Courts Canoe/Kayak Fishing Leashed Pet Allowed Multipurpose Field Picnic Area/Grills Playground Rental Pavilions Tennis Trails Volleyball (Sand)
Hours of Operation:
Summer 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. / Winter 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday - Saturday
Phone Number: (407) 254-9030
Address:
2451 N Dean RD
Orlando, FL 32817
Acreage: 84
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Points of Interest:
Trail Closures
  • The Little Econ Greenway trail behind University High School is CLOSED until further notice. A detour route is in place via Lokanotosa Trail and Rouse Road; please follow the detour signs.
  • The Little Econ Greenway trail segments from Union Park Middle School to the post office and from Arcadia Acres Park to Goldenrod Road are CLOSED until further notice, due to significant damage caused by hurricanes in 2022.

To make a reservation, please call the park directly at 407-254-9030; leave a detailed message if you reach voicemail. Please note that Orange County Parks and Recreation requires 24 days or more to schedule and complete payment and paperwork for all rentals.

The paved 7.4-mile Little Econ Greenway Trail and the Little Econ River run through Jay Blanchard Park.

To contact the Blanchard Park YMCA Family Center, call 407-381-8000 for membership information.

Contact Us

Orange County Parks and Recreation
4801 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32808

To reach a specific park: click on the A–Z tab and select the park or facility you are interested in for the phone number.
Email: parks@ocfl.net
Parks Administration: 407-836-6200
Parks' Events InfoLine: 407-836-6280
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Twitter: @OrangeCoParksFL