Compass Homes is a boutique custom home builder for families in central Ohio, with a mission to build well-thought-out and efficient homes. We do this through a detailed design / build process and by putting “more thought” into every step of building your brand-new home. But as homebuilders, we also know that the location, schools, surrounding community, and amenities are essential elements of making a house a home.
That brings us to … pickleball. Yes, pickleball. It turns out that pickleball courts are the most requested amenity that people are looking for in their communities. In fact, it’s the fastest-growing sport in America with nearly 5 million Americans now playing the sport — a 39.3% increase from two years ago. So, let’s take a look at some of the best places to play around Central Ohio.
It is safe to say that people are crazy about Pickleball in Dublin! The primary outdoor pickleball courts are at Coffman Park, with eight dedicated public courts. The courts have separation fences, a center aisle to get to each court, lights, benches, picnic tables, a shelter house, free parking, and restrooms. The park is open from dusk to 11:00 PM and the courts are free to play.
In addition, there are Pickleball courts at a few of the local parks scattered throughout the northwest suburb, including Balgriffin, Brighton, Donegal Cliffs, and Wellington Parks. For the latest news and opportunities to play in Dublin, you may want to check out the Dublin Ohio Pickleball group on Facebook.
Athletic fields make up a significant portion of Library Park, but there is a recent addition of a Pickleball court to satisfy the “pickleheads”.
Upper Arlington, Ohio
Fancyburg and Thompson Parks are home to the primary public pickleball courts in Upper Arlington.
Olentangy Parklands offers outdoor public courts, while members and guests can play indoors at the Worthington Community Center. You can even choose to step up your pickleball game with a visit to some of the newer businesses catering to the craze, including Pickle and Chill, The Pickle Shack, and the Real Dill Pickle Club.
Compass Homes builds on prime homesites in some of the most sought-after communities throughout Central Ohio – all close to pickleball courts! Contact us to learn how we can help you design a brand-new custom home that reflects