The Village Park is located in the center of town and features a new, enclosed shelter house. Two open-air shelter houses
are also available.
Memorial Field is home to Deshler's two
beautiful ball diamonds with a flurry of
activity during the summer months.
The swimming pool is open seasonally and offers annual passes or daily entry fees. Shelter houses, a tennis court, and playground areas are available.
The Deshler Reservoir is stocked with
several varieties of fish.
A $10 fishing license is required and can be purchased at the Shell Gas Station.
Crossroads Park is a safe, friendly place to watch trains and take photos of a huge variety of engines and cars.
The park welcomes rail fans from
around the country.
The enclosed shelter house in the Village Park can be reserved for use with a payment of $100 (two $50 checks or cash only). $50 is considered a damage deposit and is returned to the renter if the shelter house is left in its original condition. A form needs to be completed and returned to Village Hall with your payment. Call 419-278-2955 for availability.
The open shelter houses at the Village Park can also be rented. The Maple Street shelter is $20 and the Park Street shelter is $15.
The open shelter houses located at the Pool Park, Reservoir Park, and Memorial Field are open to anyone on a first come-first served basis.
The Deshler Village Swimming Pool is open in June, July and August, weather permitting. The pool is located at 420 N. Oak Street.
POOL HOURS: 1:00-7:00 p.m. daily
POOL RATES: Daily Admission Season Passes
Adult: $3.00 Family: $95.00 (Immediate family only)
Student: $2.50 Student: $45.00 (Under 18 yrs old)
Wading Pool: $1.00 Adult: $55.00
After 6:00: $1.00
Swimming Lessons are offered each year by a Red Cross Certified Swim Instructor. Dates and times to be determined annually.
Purchased in 1990 by Ronnie Thatcher and donated to the Bartlow Township Historical Society to establish the park to preserve the ability of those who wanted to be able to sit and watch trains. We offer a shelter house, WiFi, 24-hour rail radio scanner, BBQ area, fire ring, portable restroom facilities and safe parking near gas stations, shopping and restaurants. Located just off State Route 18 right on the diamond at 110 Mulberry Street.