Located in Lake Forest Park at 1760 E. Ryan Rd., the park offers separate fenced areas for large dogs and small/shy dogs, human and pet drinking fountains, and paved parking; no restrooms. Closed Wednesdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for mowing and maintenance. Please be sure to review rules before visiting Wiggly Field Dog Park … [Read more...]
Explore the Parks
Denton resident’s lives are enriched by our city’s outstanding parks system that includes 32 parks and trails, 27 playgrounds, 25 bridges, 23 pavilions, dozens of sports facilities, 5 recreation centers and gyms and too many classes to count. The Denton Parks Foundation is committed to meeting the needs and expectations of the community and helping fill the gap that exists when the needs surpass the tax dollars available. The Denton Parks Foundation is a separate 501(c)3 organization that collaborates with the Denton Parks and Recreation Department. The Foundation has no direct affiliation with the City as it is governed by its own board of directors.
For more information about our City's parks please visit their website.
Spc. Ernest W. Dallas Jr. Veterans Memorial Park is a 5-acre, neighborhood park located at 6100 Sun Ray Dr. Amenities include: Benches Drinking fountains Picnic tables Playground with shade structures Swing set Trails (concrete; connects to the Denton Branch Rail Trail) … [Read more...]
The 1.5-acre skate park is located next to Water Works Park and Denton Natatorium at 2400 Long Rd. Amenities include: Beginner's area Corner bowl Fun box with 1/2 pyramid Half pipes (3' and 5') Jumps (9) Picnic tables Ramps (11) Shade structures … [Read more...]
Length: 8.6 miles Trail end points: E. Hickory St. at Railroad Ave. (Denton) to Swisher Rd. (Lake Dallas) The Denton Branch Rail Trail is constructed on the commuter rail line, the Denton County A-Train, following the right-of-way of the former MKT Railroad between Denton and Lake Dallas. The trail extends from the new Denton Downtown Transit Center on Hickory Street south to Swisher Road … [Read more...]
Quakertown Park is a 32-acre, city park located behind Denton Civic Center, Denton Senior Center, and Civic Center Pool at 700 Oakland St. Amenities include: Amphitheater / stage Benches (8) Bridges (2) Drinking fountain Event center (31,000 SF) Garden walk area (0.45 acres) Grill Pavilion Picnic tables (42) Playground Pool (outdoor) Restrooms Security … [Read more...]
Owsley Park is a 0.5-acre, neighborhood park located at 2425 Stella St. Amenities include: Benches Drinking fountain Picnic tables (5) Playground Swing set … [Read more...]
North Pointe Park is a 10.33-acre park located on West Hercules Lane. Amenities include: Benches Playground Picnic table Swing set Trail (0.68 miles, concrete) … [Read more...]
North Lakes Park is a 351-acre, city park and recreation center located at 2001 W. Windsor Dr. Amenities include: Annex building (4,500 SF) Backstops (8) Basketball court Batting cages Benches (41) Bleachers (40) Bridge Concessions / restrooms (4) Disc golf course (18 holes) Drinking fountains Driving range Fishing pier (north lake) Football fields, lighted … [Read more...]
Nette Shultz Park is a 10-acre, neighborhood park located at 1517 Mistywood Ln. Amenities include: Backstop Benches (7) Bridge Drinking fountains Grills (3) Goals (soccer / football / rugby) Picnic tables (9) Playground Swing set Tennis courts (2) Trail (0.56 miles, concrete) … [Read more...]
MLK Park is a 5-acre, neighborhood park and recreation center located at 1300 Wilson St. Amenities include: Backstop Benches (4) Bicycle rack Drinking fountains Goals (soccer / football / rugby) Picnic tables (4) Playground with shade structure Recreation and fitness center (21,560 SF) Swing set Soccer field … [Read more...]