The Piedmont's finest family park since 1935, High Point City Lake Park is located at 602 W. Main Street in Jamestown. The park features 2 playgrounds, a Merry-go-round, miniature train, excursion boat, miniature golf course, swimming pool, waterslide, gym, amphitheater, field stage, 10 picnic shelters, individual tables, grills, concession/restroom/ticket booth building, Historical buildings (Quaker Friends Meeting House with cemetery, Richard Mendenhall Store), maintenance complex, a Marina and Camp Ann.
There are 10 picnic shelters located throughout the park ranging in capacity from 40 to over 500 people. The shelter fees vary according to shelter size and amount of time rented. There are free standing picnic tables and grills located in the main part of the park available on a first come basis.
For your family enjoyment, the park offers a miniature train ride, a merry go round ride (adults can ride both), and a 30 passenger excursion boat ride. The park also has an 18 hole miniature gold course for challenging fun time. Tickets are sold at the park concession stand.
The park offers 2 handicapped accessible playgrounds. The main playground boasts one of the largest and longest play pieces in the state. A new smaller playground is located in the Camp Ann picnic area.
High Point City Lake Park is a 340 acre lake used for drinking water and for recreation.
Bank and boat fishing are allowed with proper permits and licenses. The park's marina rents fishing boats year round and seasonally rents its canoe and pedal boats. Private boats (certain restrictions apply) may launch at the marina ramp.
The park is home to one of the largest public swimming pools in the Southeast. There is a large shallow wading pool for small children located next to the main pool. The park also has two exciting waterslides that were completed in 2004. The waterslides are part of the pool complex.
The gymnasium is available for rent year round. The gym is suitable for most types of large group events. Advance reservations must be made for its use.
The field stage is 20' X 50' and is used for special events and is available by special reservation only. The stage is equipped with power hookups adequate for most events.
The park has two concession/ticket stands. One is located in the main part of the park and the other at the pool complex. Drinks, snacks, packaged food, etc. are available at both locations.
|Arts Splash Concert
June 30, 2013
Featuring En Vision (R&B/Motown). Arts Partner: Theatre Arts Gallery. Concert will be held at High Point City Lake Park, 602 W. Main Street, Jamestown. For more information go to www.highpointarts.org or contact Travis Compton at 889-2787, extension 26.
|Arts Splash Concert
August 18, 2013
6-7:30p.m. Jaxon Jill Band (Classic Rock). Arts partner: YWCA. Concert will be held at High Point City Lake Park, 602 W. Main Street, Jamestown. For more information go to www.highpointarts.org or contact Travis Compton at 889-2787, extension 26.
|City Lake Pool & Waterslide
Saturday - 12-6p.m.; Sunday - 1-6p.m. Fee:$6.00 per person
The pool will open for the 2013 season on weekends only beginning May 25. The pool will be open on Memorial Day, May 27, from 12-6p.m. Daily operations begin on June 10. The pool will close for the season on August 11.
|NC Wildlife Loaner Rod Program
City Lake Park participates in the NC Wildlife Loaner Rod program. The program is designed to introduce kids to fishing by allowing them to sign out fishing poles to use free of charge. Please call the Park for more information.
Hours of operation are based on daylight hours. The park is open daily for boating, fishing, picnicking and playing on the playground, weather permitting.
City Lake Park offers 10 modern shelters able to accommodate from 40 to 600 people. The shelters provide a great place for birthday parties, large family reunions, church and company picnics. We are now taking reservations 2013. The gym is available for groups to rent for special events. The Park Marina has bait for sale, fishing tackle and has pedal boats, canoes, and fishing boats for rent. They also offer a package for a boat and trolling motor rentals. Fishing and hunting licenses are now available for sale. Call the City Lake Park office at 883-3498 for more information.
|Private Pool Rentals
8-11a.m. or 6-8p.m. The pool is available for private rentals. Contact City Lake Park for pricing and reservations.
Monday-Friday, 10a.m.-4p.m.; Saturday - 11a.m.-6p.m.; Sunday - 1-6:30p.m. Amusement rides and miniature golf will start operating on weekends only beginning May 4. The rides will operate on Memorial Day, May 27, from 11a.m.-6p.m. Daily operations will begin on June 3 through August 9. Weekend only operations will continue through October 13.
|School Groups Program
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
10a.m.-12p.m. We will offer discounted train and merry-go-round tickets, and free use of picnic shelters #2 & #3 to school groups. Groups must pre-register by calling 883-3498. This program runs through May 30.
|Swim Meet Dates
June 14, 2013 - June 16, 2013
City Lake Pool will be closed to the public during swim meets. The waterslide will be open during this time.