Willamalane Park and Recreation District maintains and operates six recreation facilities and 37 parks and open spaces that make up more than 700 acres. Highlights include Splash! at Lively Park, Camp Putt Adventure Golf Park, nine waterfront areas, 11 miles of hiking and biking trails, 19 sports fields and 21 playgrounds. Willamalane offers hundreds of recreation programs to more than 60,000 patrons. Created by voters in 1944, Willamalane is a special tax district, separate from the city of Springfield, Oregon, with its own boundaries.