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.

  • Fishing at Kernersville Lake Park
    Nothing is more relaxing than a day of fishing at Kernersville Lake Park.
  • Disc Golf
    Forsyth County now has disc golf courses at both Triad and Horizons parks.
  • 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. Tanglewood Golf Demo Day!

    Tanglewood Golf Demo Day!

    The Tanglewood Golf Demo Day will be Wednesday, May 13th!

  2. Aquatic Center Season Passes

    Aquatic Center Season Passes

    Warm weather is quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to purchase your Aquatic Center Season Pass.

  3. Now Hiring Lifeguards!

    Now Hiring Lifeguards!

    Tanglewood Park Aquatic Center is now hiring lifeguards!

  4. Triad Dog Games at Tanglewood Park!

    Triad Dog Games at Tanglewood Park!

    Triad Dog Games at Tanglewood Park: May 16-17, 2015

  5. 2015 Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park!

    2015 Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park!

    North Carolina Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park – May 23, 2015

  6. Triad Park’s Disc Golf Course is Open!

    Triad Park’s Disc Golf Course is Open!

    The opening of Triad Park’s new Disc Golf Course was a huge success and the course is now open for play!

  7. Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Tanglewood Park Farmers Market: April 18th-October 31st

  8. Select Basketball Courts Closed for Repairs in July

    Select Basketball Courts Closed for Repairs in July

    The basketball courts at Joanie Moser and Union Cross will be closed in July for repairs.

  9. Select Tennis Courts Closed for Repairs in July

    Select Tennis Courts Closed for Repairs in July

    The tennis courts at Walkertown, Joanie Moser and Union Cross will be closed in July for repairs.

  10. 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.

  11. 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!

  12. 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.

  13. 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?

  14.  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.