GENERAL INFORMATION: Acerage:88.00 Community Park
FEATURES: Swimming Pool The pool at Burnet park is a 50 meters long, eight lanes outdoor pool, with a capacity of 492 bathers. The water depth ranges from 4 feet to 14 feet, and children must be a minimum of 4 feet, 4 inches to swim. The pool also has a spray fountain.
Rosamond Gifford Zoo (Operated and owned by Onondaga County Parks) (315) 435-8511 Get ready to encounter over 600 animals in diverse habitats ranging from the tropics to the woodlands. Open year round, the zoo features amazing indoor and outdoor exhibits with many opportunities for fun and discovery. Every season brings a different reason to visit. Wild and woolly animal behavior demonstrations and pony rides accent the summer; beautiful flowers and foliage highlight the autumn; tropical warmth indoors and animals decked out in their finest coats greet the winter visitor; and spring brings the thrill of baby animals and budding trees.
Athletic Fields and Courts Burnet Park has 2 softball diamonds, one of which is lighted, and 1 baseball diamond. There are 2 multi-purpose athletic fields (for football, soccer, and lacrosse). Burnet Park has 2 tennis courts, 1 basketball court, and 2 handball courts.
Playground Playground consists of swings, slides, seesaws, and climbing bars.
Picnic Area Picnic tables and benches are available in an attractive grove observation point, in a spot with an excellent view of the city.
Golf Course Golf grounds were laid out at Burnet Park in 1901. The course is a nine-hole, par-3 course, open daily from 7 AM to dusk, May 1 to October 15, weather permitting. Phone number: (315) 487-6285