On February 19, 1838 Revolutionary War veteran John Hill was buried at New Hanover Lutheran Church with full military honors. The Third Troop of Montgomery County Cavalry (Swamp Light Horse) fired a volley over the grave.

Parks & Recreation

Parks & Fields


All parks are open from dawn to dusk. Our dog friendly parks are Swamp Creek Park and Community Park.

  • Briar Ridge Park:  Magnolia Drive, Gilbertsville – Amenities:  Small Playground
  • Swamp Creek Park:  3179 Reifsnyder Road, Gilbertsville – Amenities:  Model Airplane Flying, Walking Trail (.8 miles), Historical School House, Small Playground & Dog Friendly
  • NHT Community Park:  2766 Gail Drive, Gilbertsville – Amenities:  Barn Rental, Childrens’ Traffic Garden, Baseball/Softball Field, Basketball Court, Disk Golf, Hockey Court, Walking Trail, Pavilion Rental, Picnic Tables, Grills, Playground, & Dog Friendly
  • Pleasant Run Park:  600 Schultz Road, Perkiomenville – Amenities:  Fishing Pond & Park Benches
  • Deep Creek Park:  Deep Creek Road (North of Pleasant Run Park), Perkiomenville – Amenities:  Trails, Bird Watching & Picnic Tables
  • Windlestrae Park:  132 Chalet Road, Gilbertsville – Amenities:  Small Playground

  • Gambone Complex:  132 Chalet Road, Gilbertsville – Amenities:  Two Football Fields
  • Middle Creek:  Dotterer Road, Gilbertsville – Amenities:  Baseball Field & Two Soccer Fields
  • Layfield Park:  Dotterer Road, Gilbertsville – Amenities:  Three Soccer Fields