Swamp Pike was a dirt road until 1928. 

Parks & Recreation



FISHING DERBY - May 13, 2023
 The Township is offering a Fishing Derby event which is open to children ages 12 and younger.  The fishing derby will take place at Hickory Park, 2140 Big Road and will  be held on May 13 with a rain date of May 14 if necessary.  Anglers may toss in their lines to catch some very hungry trout beginning at 9:00 AM with the event concluding at 11:00 AM.  Prizes will be awarded for the smallest, the largest, the first caught, and the most fish caught.   A preregistration form including a "Waiver and Release of All Claims and Assumptions of Risk" must be signed by the parent of each child participating and returned to the Township office by May 4, 2023.  Completed registration forms may be emailed to