The Recreation and Parks Department operates and maintains 74 parks. Among them are 51 picnic shelters, 47 playgrounds, 43 soccer fields, 47 softball fields, 112 tennis courts, eight pools, six volleyball courts, 25 basketball courts and a football field. All parks are open from sunrise to sunset. Please obey all posted park rules. Dogs in parks must be leashed. No leash is required in the Dog Park located in Washington Park.

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  • Starting June 24, 2019, avoid the fenced-off areas of Washington Park as a stormwater project gets underway. The park will remain open throughout the project. Learn more about the project.
  • Restrooms at Shaffner Park Par Course are now open.
  • Be advised on May 14, 2018 the drinking fountain at Hanes Park will be removed until the remodel for that portion of the park is completed. We apologize for any inconvenience.
  • Lockland Park, at 401 Lockland Avenue, will be closed starting Monday, September 11, 2017, to install an improved stormwater drainage system for the park and the surrounding streets.  The park will be closed for the duration of the project, which is expected to last six months, weather permitting. For more information call CityLink 311.
  • Quarry Park is now open utilizing our regular park hours of 8:00 a.m. to dusk. Be sure to visit and check out this great site comprised of walking and biking trails, restrooms, seating and beautiful sightlines! 2450 Reynolds Park Road!
  • Due to construction, Happy Hill Shelter rentals will not be available from August 20, 2016, through October 31, 2018.
  • Salem Lake Creek Greenway construction updates are on the Recreation & Parks home page.

Parks Listing & Map

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1. Ardmore Park, 1021 Melrose St.
2. Belview Park, 2800 Burgundy St.
3. Blum/Blanding Park, 2401 Ivy Ave.
4. Bethabara Park, 4451 Old Town Dr.
5. Bolton Park, 1590 Bolton St.
6. Bowen/Thomas Park, 2070 Bowen Blvd.
7. Brushy Fork Park, 1860 E. First St.
8. Central Park, 801 Salem Ave.
9. Civitan Park, 1341 Diggs Blvd.
10. Clark-Mikens Park, 1230 E. 17th St. 
11. Corpening Plaza, 231 W. 1st St.
12. Crawford Park, 4226 Oak Ridge Dr. 
13. Downtown Park, 104 West End Blvd.
14. Easton, 3599 Tyler St.
15. Fairview Park, 925 Bethlehem Ln.
16. Forest Park, 1184 Tower St.
17. Fourteenth Street Park, 2020 E. 14th St.
18. Gateway Commons Park, 1580 Oak St.
19. Granville Park, 700 Granville Dr. 
20. Grace Court Park, 930 W. 4th St. 
21. Greenway Park, 2701 Greenway Ave.
22. Griffith Park, 1471 W. Clemmonsville Road
23. Hanes Park, 1404 W. Northwest Blvd.
24. Hanestown Park, 411 Olive St.
25. Hanes Hosiery Park, 501 Reynolds Blvd.
26. Happy Hill Park, 1230 Alder St.
27. Harambee Park, 1515 E. 14th St.
28. Hathaway Park, 301 Anita Dr.
29. Hine Soccer Park, 5895 Bethabara Park Blvd.
30. Historic Bethabara Park, 2163 Bethabara Road
31. Hobby Park, 2301 W. Clemmonsville Road
Jamison Park, 285 Meadowlark Dr.
32. Jerry King Park, 4700 Ogburn Ave.
33. Kingston Greens Park, 650 Chandler St.
34. Kimberley Park, 2001 Pittsburg Ave.
35. Leinbach Park, 3635 Sally Kirk Road
36. Little Creek Park, 600 Foxcroft Dr.
37. Lockland Park, 401 Lockland Ave
38. Merschel Plaza, 180 W Fourth St.
39. Miller Park, 400 Leisure Ln.
40. Helen W. Nichols Park, 3521 Carver School Road
41. Oak Summit Park, 370 Oak Summit Road
42. Old Town Park, 4550 Shattalon Dr.
43. Parkland Park, 1660 Brewer Road
44. Piney Grove Park, 4725 Indiana Ave.
45. Polo Park, 1850 Polo Road
Quarry Park, 1790 Quarry Road
46. Reynolds Park, 2450 Reynolds Park Road
47. Rupert Bell Park, 1501 Mt. Zion Pl.
48. Salem Lake Park, 815 Salem Lake Road
49. Sara Lee Soccer Complex, 5656 Shattalon Dr.
50. Sedge Garden Park, 401 Robbins Road
51. Shaffner Park, 900 Yorkshire Road
52. Skyland Park, 1890 New Walkertown Road
53. South Park, 190 W. Lemly St.
54. South Fork Park, 4403 Country Club Road
55. Sprague Park, 1350 E. Sprague St.
56. Washington Park, 1490 S. Broad St.
57. Weston Park, 3998 Southdale Ave.
58. Winston Lake Park, 2790 New Walkertown Road
59. Winston Square Park, 310 N. Marshall St.
60. Whitaker Park, 470 Dartmouth Road

Greenway List

Letters correspond to the above map. See Greenways section for more information.

A. Bethabara Greenway
B. Bowen Branch Greenway
C. Brushy Fork Greenway
D. Gateway Commons Greenway
Little Creek Greenway
Long Branch Trail
E. Muddy Creek Greenway
F. Newell/Massey Greenway 
G. Peachtree Greenway
H. Salem Lake Trail
I. Salem Creek Greenway
J. Silas Creek Greenway
K. Strollway
Waughtown Connector

Bike Routes

There are also bike routes marked on some city streets. See the Bike Routes.

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