PARKS & RECREATION

Waco Area Park Information

The City of Waco Parks and Recreation Department maintains more than 60 parks and 1,200 acres of park land.  Along with renowned parks such as Cameron Park, the historic Suspension Bridge and the Waco Mammoth National Monument, there is always somewhere to enjoy outdoors! 

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Park Locations & Amenities 

Alta Vista Park
3709 Alta Vista
Basketball court, picnic area, playground, tennis court 
Bell's Hill Park
2400 Webster
Practice field, playground
Bledsoe-Miller Park
300 MLK
Dock for fishing, fire pits, pavilion, picnic area, practice fields, rec center, riverwalk, soccer, trails
Brazos Park East
2000 MLK
River docks, scenic views, horseshoe pits, disc golf, pavilion, fishing, picnic, bleachers, restrooms
Brooklyn Park
1300 Orchard
Fire pits, picnic, playground, softball, restrooms
Buena Vista Park
2001 Madera
Fire pits, fishing, pavilion, picnic, playground, softball, trails
Cameron Park
4th and Herring
Scenic overlooks, river docks, spray park, disc golf, fire pits, fishing, pavilions, playgrounds, picnic areas, trails, restrooms
Chapel Park
9420 Chapel Rd
Spray ground 
Cotton Palace Park
1300 Clay
Fire pits, picnic, playground 
Council Acres Park
1500 Bagby
Basketball, picnic, playground, tennis 
Crestview Park
4700 Sanger
Fire pits, picnic, playground, softball 
Dewey Park
925 N. 9th
Spray park, basketball, fire pits, pavilion, picnic, playground,
practice fields, community center 
Wilbert Austin, Sr. Park
401 Hood
Basketball, fire pits, pavilion, picnic, playground, practice fields, tennis, trails 
Fort Fisher
I-35/University Parks
Museums, pavilion, parking, picnic, river front paths
Gurley Park
3600 S. 4th
Picnic, playground, soccer 
Indian Spring Park
101 University Parks
Suspension Bridge, restrooms 
Jaycee Park
6300 Tennyson
Skate park, baseball, football, picnic, playground, soccer, softball, tennis, trails, restrooms 
Kendrick Park
4011 Bagby
Spray park, fire pits, pavilion, playground, picnic, softball, tennis, trails 
Lion's Park
1716 N. 42nd
Amusement park, picnic, playground, restrooms 
MLK Jr. Park
100 MLK
Picnic, riverwalk, overlook tower 
Mitchell Park
3024 Mitchell
Playground 
Mountainview Park
2325 Mountainview
Spray ground, basketball, picnic, playground, practice field, tennis 
North Waco Park
2128 Edna
Picnic, playground, trails 
Oakwood Park
2301 South 7th
Baseball, basketball, fire pits, pavilion, picnic, playground, soccer, trails 
Oscar DuConge Park
1504 JJ Flewellen
Basketball, fire pits, pavilion, picnic, playground, tennis, trails
Seley Park
1800 Bosque
Basketball, pavilion, playground, trails 
SJ Guthrie Park
3400 Brookview
Basketball, pavilion, picnic playground, trails 
South Waco Park
2815 Speight
Fire pits, pavilion, picnic, playground, practice fields, community center, trails 
Sul Ross Park
1301 Barnard
Featuring Waco's Skate Park with ramps, grinds and rails. Also features a pavillion and playground area.

Viking Hills Park
7042 Viking

Basketball, picnic, playground, tennis