Parks and Recreation

The Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to serving all residents and visitors of Forsyth County through park development and recreational activities. Our nine parks are designed to offer opportunities to enjoy nature and the out-of-doors. We offer programs which help recharge physical and mental energies in a recreational atmosphere.

  • Triad Park
    For the ultimate team building experience, try the Challenge Course at Triad Park
  • Fishing at Kernersville Lake Park
    Nothing is more relaxing than a day of fishing at Kernersville Lake Park.
  • Disc Golf
    The County's only disc golf course can be found at Horizons Park.
  • RV Campground
    Tanglewood Park is now home to a new RV Campground!
  • Happy Hounds Dog Park
    Let your dog off the leash at the Horizons Park Happy Hound Dog Park.
  • Peter S. Brunstetter Aquatic Center
    Cool off at the Peter S. Brunstetter Aquatic Center located at Tanglewood Park.
  • Old 421 River Park
    Old U.S. 421 River Park is one of several access points for canoeing and fishing along the Yadkin River Trail.
  • BMX Track
    Enjoy off-road bicycle racing at Tanglewood's BMX Course.
  • Woodland Hall
    Triad Park offers Woodland Hall, a beautiful banquet facility and reception site.
  • Rock Climbing at Triad Park
    Kids of all ages love rock climbing at Triad Park.

Parks & Recreation News

  1. County Offices Opening Late Due To Weather

    County Offices Opening Late Due To Weather

    Due to concerns about the accessibility of the facilities, the Forsyth County administrative offices (including libraries and parks) will be opening at noon on Thursday, February 26th.

  2. Tanglewood Golf Cards: On Sale for $59!

    Tanglewood Golf Cards: On Sale for $59!

    2015 Tanglewood Golf Cards are now on sale! For just $59, you receive 2 free rounds of golf plus 10 discounted rounds.

  3. Let Tanglewood host your next golf event!

    Let Tanglewood host your next golf event!

    Tanglewood Park is the perfect venue for your corporate, charity or private golf event!

  4. Discounted Aquatic Center Season Passes

    Discounted Aquatic Center Season Passes

    For a limited time, we are offering our Tanglewood Park Aquatic Center Season Passes at a 10% discount! This discount is valid from January 1 – March 31, 2015, so what are you waiting for?!

  5. 2015 Tanglewood Park Golf Clinic Schedule

    2015 Tanglewood Park Golf Clinic Schedule

    The 2015 Tanglewood Park golf clinic schedule is here! Register today! Participate in one of the Triad's most extensive learning programs.

  6. Tanglewoof Dog Park Fountain Turned Off for the Winter

    Tanglewoof Dog Park Fountain Turned Off for the Winter

    The water fountain at Tanglewoof Dog Park will be cut off for the winter starting November 13th.

  7. Tanglewood Park in a Day Video

    Tanglewood Park in a Day Video

    You know Tanglewood has a lot to offer, but what exactly can you do with a full day at Tanglewood Park?

  8.  The Carolina Field of Honor at Triad Park Open to the Public

    The Carolina Field of Honor at Triad Park Open to the Public

    The Carolina Field of Honor will be a place of remembrance and honor for all who have served our great nation in the Armed Forces. It will be a permanent reminder of the sacrifice of our service members, a place to reflect on the freedoms they have secured, and a community's collective way of showing its heartfelt gratitude.