Recreation

Escanaba Township currently has only one recreational complex which is located in Flat Rock on County 416 – 20th Road next to the now closed Flat Rock elementary school. It includes a playground, baseball field, dugouts, restrooms, concession stand (during baseball season) and a large pavilion. The pavilion has a kitchen with serving counters and may be rented for parties during the summer months ($150 per day plus $50 refundable deposit) by calling Pauline Marenger at 786-4672.

 

There is a DNR boat launch for the Escanaba River located in the Township located at the west end of the West Gladstone Bridge.

In 2011 extensive work was done at the Flat Rock locations tot lot. Several new pieces of equipment were added and more was added in 2012. The Parks Chips were also Replaced in 2021.