Basin Park is a Marysville city park comprising 2.1 acres. It is bounded on the north and south by Harris Street and East 17th Street, and on the east and west by Glen Street and Hall Street. During the winter, Basin Park is used for storm drainage. During the summer, it can be used for playing sports.


Per Marysville Municipal Code §16.04, it is illegal to be in any park or recreation area in Marysville except Beckwourth Riverfront Park Complex at any time between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. It is also illegal to play "hazardous games"—including horseshoe tossing, archery, and flying a motorized model airplane—in any park or recreation area in Marysville. Punishment for either of these offenses is a $250 fine.

Basin Park in September 2009. Photo by queerbychoice.