Ellicott Creek offers a wide variety of activities. You can walk along the creek banks or roller blade and bicycle along the paved trails. You can cross over the footbridge to Ellicott Island or enjoy a family reunion at the casino. Enjoy the family picnic shelters. The open fields are excellent for kite flying, frisbees, horseshoeing or just plain running after the butterflies. There are children's play areas, 3 tennis courts, 3 baseball diamonds, 1 soccer/football field.