Feature Parks Facilities and Specialty Parks

Feature Parks Facilities

Bethesda Park
10790 Key Haven Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32218 (904) 764-5531

This fully ADA accessible facility offers a lodge, 16-acre stocked lake, 14,000 feet of nature trail boardwalks and four cabins available for rental.

Springfield Park, Playground and Dog Park
956 Hubbard Street, Jacksonville, FL 32206 (904) 630-2489

This grouping of parks in Jacksonville's Historic Springfield area includes a serene fountain setting, statues, a fenced 2.87-acre dog park and a playground area with unique, whimsical equipment that spurs the imagination.
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Cuba Hunter Skate Park
3620 Bedford Road, Jacksonville, FL 32207 (904) 858-1366

Along with a gym and community center, this park also includes a nature trail and 10-square-foot skateboard facility with 6-foot half pipe, 7-foot quarter pipe, jump boxes, multiple rails and a bank ramp with a pyramid.

Friendship Fountain
1015 Museum Circle, Jacksonville, FL 32207 (904) 630-2489

This downtown, riverfront destination includes open green space, seating and the iconic, colorful, musical Friendship Fountain.

Lannie Road Park
3461 Lannie Road, Jacksonville, FL 32218

This site is home to Gateway Radio Control Club, an association of radio control model airplane experts. The park includes picnic tables with work benches, taxi-ways, a runway and club house. Insurance coverage is required to fly a model plan at the facility. Also includes, playground equipment and athletic fields.

Lew Brantley Park
8435 118th Steet, Jacksonville, FL 32244 (904) 573-3183

This 90-acre park includes a community center, basketball courts,picnic areas, nature trail with fitness stations and the "Field of Dreams" Miracle League field, where special needs youth can experience playing baseball in their own league.
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Ray Green Park
2149 Leonid Road, Jacksonville, FL 32218 (904) 630-2489

Home to JAX BMX, this park's specialty track is open seven days a week, through the BMX club. Other features of the park include athletic fields, tennis courts and picnic facilities.

Tillie K. Fowler Regional Park
7000 Roosevelt Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32244 (904) 573-2498.

This 500-acre facility offers a nature center, playground area, and amazing trails for hiking, biking and enjoying nature. One special feature, a 35-foot elevated observation tower that provides the perfect birds-eye view.
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Walter Jones Historical Park
11964 Mandarin Road,Jacksonville, FL 32223 (904) 268-0784

This history-inspired park offers beautiful vistas of the St. Johns River,centuries-old cypress and oak trees, picnic areas and the Mandarin Museum.

Special Parks

7 Creeks Recreation Area 

Open Sunrise to Sunset, except Pescatello Island
  • Betz-Tiger Point Preserve
    13990 Pumpkin Hill Rd, Jax, FL 32226 

  • Bogey Creek Preserve
    6141 Cedar Point Rd, Jax, FL 32226

  • Cedar Point Preserve
    7116 Cedar Point Rd, Jax, FL 32226

  • Cedar Point
    9023 Cedar Point Road, Jax, FL 32226 

  • Jim Wingate Preserve
    4849 Cedar Point Rd, Jax, FL 32226

  • Pescatello Island
    Southeast of Bogey Creek Preserve, Jax, FL 32226 

  • Pumpkin Hill Creek Preserve State Park
    13802 Pumpkin Hill Rd, Jax, FL 32226

Skate Parks and Skate Spots

Open Sunrise to Sunset
  • Cuba Hunter
    3620 Bedford Rd, Jax, FL 32207

  • Ed Austin
    11751 McCormick Rd, Jax, FL 32225 

  • Florida Dwight
    1199 West Church Street, Jax, FL 32204

  • Mary Lena Gibbs
    6974 Wilson Blvd, Jax, FL 32210

  • Flossie Brunson Eastside Park
    1050 Franklin Street, Jax, FL 32226

  • Pescatello Island
    Southeast of Bogey Creek Preserve, Jax, FL 32202 

Disk Golf
Open Sunrise to Sunset
  • Cecil Field/New World Sports Complex
    13531 Lake Newman Drive, Jax, FL 32221

  • Ed Austin/Fore Palms Disc Golf Club
    11751 McCormick Road, Jax, FL 32225

  • Henry J. Klutho
    204 West 3rd Street, Jax, FL 32206

Dog Parks

Open Sunrise to Sunset.
  • Springfield Park
    956 Hubbard Street, Jax, FL 32206

  • Ed Austin Regional Park
    11751 McCormick Road, Jax, FL 32225

  • John Gorrie Park/Riverside Park
    631-745 College Street, Jax, FL 32204

  • Leonard Abess Park
    12743 Leonard Abess Boulevard, Jax, FL 32225

  • Tillie Fowler Park
    7000 Roosevelt Boulevard, Jax, FL 32244

NOTE: Dogs are allowed in all parks if they are on a leash.

Pickle Ball

Open Sunrise to Sunset.
  • Blue Cypress Park 
    4012 University Blvd North, Jax, FL 32277

  • Bruce Park
    6549 Arlington Radd, Jax, FL 32211

  • Carville Park
    1225 Halsema Road N, Jax, FL 32220

  • Crystal Springs Park 
    10151 Crystal Springs Road, Jax, FL 32221

  • Fort Family Regional Park / 9A Baymeadows
    8000 Baymeadows Road E, Jax, FL 32256

  • Isle of Palms
    3780 Eunice Road, Jax, FL 32250

  • Mandarin Park
    14780 Mandarin Road, Jax, FL 32223

  • San Mateo Elementary Park
    600 Baisden Road, Jax, FL 32218

  • Southside Park (Coming Soon)
    1541 Hendricks Avenue, Jax, FL 32207

  • Stockton Elementary Park
    4827 Carlisle Road, Jax, FL 32210

  • Tallulah Park
    382 Tallulah Avenue, Jax, FL 32208

  • Thomas Jefferson Park
    320 Jackson Avenue, Jax, FL 32220

  • Victoria Park
    2948 Knights Lane W, Jax, FL 32216

  • Walter Anderson Memorial Park 
    2738 Orange Pickers Road, Jax, FL 32223

  • Wiley Road Playgrond
    2150 Lane Avenue, Jax, FL 32210

Splash Pads

Open Sunrise to Sunset.
  • Bruce Park
    6549 Arlington Road, Jax, FL 32211

  • Beverly Hills Park
    4511 Portsmouth, Jax, FL 32208

  • Flossie Brunson Eastside Park
    1050 Franklin Street, Jax, FL 32202

  • Glen Myra Park 
    1429 Winthrop Street, Jax, FL 32206

  • J. Gardner Nip Simps Park
    6602 Richardson Road, Jax, FL 32209

  • Johnnie Walker Park
    2500 West 20th Street, Jax, FL 32209

  • Julius Guinyard
    1359 Jefferson Street, Jax, FL 32209

  • Lem Merrett Park
    845 Ellis Road, Jax, FL 32205

  • Leonard Abess Park
    12743 Leonard Abess Boulevard, Jax, FL 32225

  • Losco Regional Park
    10931 Hood Road South, Jax, FL 32257

  • Marion Park
    840 Marion Circle, Jax, FL 32208

  • Murray Hill Park
    4802 Kingsbury Street, Jax, FL 32205

  • Panama Park
    6912 Buffalo Avenue, Jax, FL 32208

  • Russell Bill Cook Jr.
    3300 Jones Street, Jax, FL 32206

  • Wiley Road Playgrond
    2150 Lane Avenue, Jax, FL 32210

Workout Stations

Open Sunrise to Sunset.
  • A Philip Randolph
    1096 A. Philip Randolph Boulevard, Jax, FL 32206

  • Bob Hayes Sports Complex and Legends Center 
    5054 Soutel Drive, Jax, FL 32208
     - Legends Center open weekdays 8am-9pm

  • Elizabeth "Betty" Wolfe Park
    3302 Chrysler Drive, Jax, FL 32257

  • Forestview Park
    4203 Kenndle Road, Jax, FL 32208

  • Lonnie Miller Regional Park
    7689 Price Lane, Jax, FL 32208

  • Northbank Riverwalk "Corkscrew" Park
    201 East Coastline Drive, Jax, FL 32202

  • Pine Forest Park
    3939 Grant Road, Jax, FL 32207

  • Touchton Road Park
    8551 Touchton Road, Jax, FL 32216

  • Victory Park
    3781 University Club Boulevard, Jax, FL 32277​

Volleyball

Open Sunrise to Sunset.
  • Alimacani Elementary Park
    2051 San Pablo Road, Jax, FL 32224

  • Baldwin Middle/High School Pool 
    345 North Chestnut Street, Jax, FL 32234

  • Black Hammock Island Park
    13700 Sawpit Road, Jax, FL 32226

  • Cecil Field (Gym, Golf, Fretwell, Newman)
    13531 Lake Newman Drive, Jax, FL 32221

  • Charles Reese Memorial Park
    7260 Ken Knight Drive West, Jax, FL 32208

  • Dinsmore Center & Park
    7126 Civic Club Road, Jax, FL 32219

  • Forest Center and Park
    2039  Forest Street, Jax, FL 32204

  • Huguenot Memorial Park
    10980 Heckscher Drive, Jax, FL 32226

    • Open daily 6a-7p the day prior to DST change
    • Open daily 6a-6p the day prior to EST change

  • Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park
    500 Wonderwood Rd, Jax, FL 32233

    • Open daily 8a-8p, 4/1 - 10/30

    • Open daily 8a-6p, 10/31 - 3/30

  • Gregory Drive Elementary School Park
    7800 Gregory Drive, Jax, FL 32210

  • Lonnie C. Miller Regional Park
    7689 Price Lane, Jax, FL 32208

  • Mallison Park and Center 
    441 Day Avenue, Jax, FL 32254

  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary Park
    8233 Nevada Street, Jax, FL 32220

  • Woodstock Park
    2839 West Beaver Street, Jax, FL 32254​

Beginner Basketball Goals

Open Sunrise to Sunset

  • Henry L. Brown Kooker Park
    1400 East 20th Street, Jax, FL 32206

  • Lem Merritt Park
    845 Ellis Road, Jax, FL 32205

  • Simon Johnson Park
    3730 Moncrief Road, Jax, FL 32209