With over 80 parks within the County, enjoyment of the outdoors is easily obtained
anywhere your adventure might lead.
Aaron Moss Park
Located on Park Drive, includes athletic fields, tennis courts, and a picnic area.
Altitude Trampoline Park
Channel your energy, cut loose with your best flips and tricks, and prepare for the Jump Life℠ Featuring 30,000 square feet of indoor trampolines and other attractions, Altitude Trampoline Park is an exciting destination for families, groups, and individual jumpers to have healthy, athletic fun.
Andy Hovis Community Skate Park
Located on East First Street, provides a secure, smooth surface for skating and skateboarding with various ramps and rails for users of the park.
Belmont Skate Park
This skateboarding park has a bowl, rail slides, ramps, beginner's area and covered area for shade.
Ben Black Park
This park offers tennis, a basketball, a children's playground and a picnic area.
Bessemer City Park and Pool
Take a dip in the pool at Bessemer City Park or just splash around in the water park. Stay cool under a wooded tree canopy on a trail built for hiking or mountain biking. Shoot hoops or act like a kid on the playground. This park is loads of fun.
Central Park boasts a mile of natural surface mountain biking trails, walking trails and a natural stream running the length of the park. Other amenities will include restrooms, a picnic shelter with 10 tables and an active open field.
Crowders Mountain State Park
A visit to Crowders Mountain might include hiking more than 20 miles of hiking trails, rock climbing, backcountry camping, picnicking and fishing.
This 100-acre park provides a broad assortment of facilities A heritage village showcases local farm life in the 1890s.
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is the Carolinas’ Garden for all seasons, providing guests a chance to reconnect with nature and to create lifelong memories with friends and family and is located within 380 acres on the banks of Lake Wylie.
Wooded area with a playground, baseball & soccer fields, picnic tables & public restrooms.
Ferguson Park’s softball complex is ideal for tournament play with four lighted fields.
George Poston Park
North Carolina’s first asphalt pump track, designed for cyclists and skateboarders, mountain biking and more.
Goat Island Park
Goat Island Park, in the middle of the South Fork River, is a popular stop for visitors.
Kids delight in the splash pad and playground. Walk along a paved track or down the nature trail and more.
Kates Skating Rink
Kate’s Skating Rinks strives to be among the best family operated skating rinks in the United States; by providing each and every one of its’ customers a clean and wholesome environment that is affordable, safe, and fun, with a goal of continuously surpassing customer expectations.
Kevin Loftin Riverfront Park
Access the Catawba River via canoe, kayak or boat from this 10-acre riverfront park.
Kings Mountain State Park
The Piedmont’s Kings Mountain State Park has miles of forested trails perfect for supreme Kings Mountain hiking, two fishing lakes, and sits adjacent to Kings Mountain National Military Park, one of many national park Revolutionary War sites.
Gastonia’s first park provides both passive and active recreation opportunities on 18.5 acres.