The Saratoga County is filled with dozens of local parks nearby Ellsworth Commons and also a few miles away. Your children will love the Malta Community Park that includes a playground area and sport sections including; a baseball field, and basketball, volleyball and tennis court.
For the bikers and nature lovers in your family - there are tons of trails to choose from including ones centered in Malta and also in the Saratoga Spa State Park which has grills for cooking and picnic areas for the family.
Malta Community Park
The park is located in a forest of pitch pine trees. The sandy plain area, which used to be an old glacial lake is the active recreational area of the park. The active recreational facilities of the park include a softball / youth baseball field, tennis courts (2), a basketball court, volleyball court, nature trail, playground with equipment, pavilions (2) and a bathroom facility.
Shenantaha Creek Park
The active recreational areas of the park include soccer fields (2), tennis courts (2), basketball courts (2), volleyball court, paved multi-purpose trail, playground with equipment, pavilions (2) and a bathroom facility. Surrounding the active recreational area of this old farmland are woods, full of oaks, maples, pines hemlocks and shad.
Saratoga Spa State Park
Saratoga Spa State Park, distinguished by its classical architecture and listed as a National Historic Landmark, is noted for its diverse cultural, aesthetic and recreational resources. In addition to the nationally known Saratoga Performing Arts Center, the Spa Little Theater, the National Museum of Dance, the Gideon Putnam Hotel and the Lincoln mineral baths, the park offers a multitude of traditional recreation opportunities.