Please be careful. Poison ivy occurs naturally along the creeks and in the woods. The Riparian Committee does what it can to keep the playground, paths and trails clear, but it grows back quickly.
The most up-to-date book on poison ivy, by Eastwood’s own Amy Martin, is available at itchy.biz. Learn how to treat the rash according which stage it is in. Makes all the difference. Too many home remedies increase how long the rash lasts and cause damage to your skin.