Coal Miners’ Park

Coal Miners’ Park

Enjoy the pristine woodland

With acres of pristine woodland left in its natural state, Coal Miners’ Park is a popular destination for anyone looking to get a breath of fresh air. But it’s more than just natural vegetation. This 45-acre park is conveniently located adjacent to Parkview Golf Course and also includes playing fields for football and soccer, along with a shelter, restrooms, and a large parking lot for guests.

Find Your Fun

Ride the Trail

The Pekin Park Bike Trail circles Coal Miners’ Park, providing visitors an easy access point to hop on the trail and get pedaling — but skateboards, roller bladders, strollers, dogs on leashes, joggers, cross country skiers, and walkers are also welcome!

Hit the Links

map playing golf out of the sand pitHours: Sunrise to sundown

Exciting and challenging, Parkview Golf Course, located near Coal Miners’ Park, offers 18 holes seven days a week, plus a clubhouse for all your golfing needs. Be sure to pick up season passes and coupon books.

Park Safety and Preservation

To preserve the beauty of Coal Miners’ Park, as well as ensure the safety and enjoyment of all park patrons, camping, hunting, use of alcohol, littering, disturbing wildlife, cutting of flowers, trees or shrubs, dogs off leash, and straying from designated trails is prohibited. The use of motorized vehicles and fires outside designated areas is also not allowed. Thank you for your cooperation.

Quick Facts


300 S. Parkway Dr.
Pekin, IL 61554

Acreage: 45 acres

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Restrooms: Yes

Parking: Lot located near soccer/football fields