Parks & Recreation

Parks in High Point

Parks Maintenance Division
1301 Brentwood Street
(336) 883-3514

The Parks Division of the High Point Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for maintaining the cities 37 parks and greenway system.  In addition to these areas, the Parks Division also maintains approximately 180 traffic islands/medians, 2 City entrances, as well as numerous city buildings and the Downtown Central Business District.  The total acreage maintained by the Parks Division is approximately 640 acres with 70 acres being athletic turf.

The Parks Division goal is to build a future for High Point through recreation.  Our Parks are open from sunrise to sunset, unless otherwise posted.

Greenway System

City of High Point Park Standards 
  Size Acres/10000 Service Radius
Mini Park < 5 acres .25 to .5 1/4 to 1/2 mile
Neighborhood Park 5-15 acres 3 1/2 to 1 mile
Community Park 15+ acres 3 1 to 3 miles
Regional Park 75 to 500+ acres 40 30 mins to 1 hour

This program is designed to insure the preservation and safety of our parks by soliciting help from citizens to watch the parks in their neighborhoods.  To report an emergency, please call 911.  To report a non-emergency, call (336) 883-3514 during the hours of 7:00am-3:30pm, Monday-Friday, after 3:30pm and on weekends call our Customer Service Department at (336) 883-3111 or the after hours Park Ranger number at (336) 883-3224.

Thank you for helping to keep our parks safe for everyone.

High Point Parks & Recreation Department
136 Northpoint Avenue • High Point, NC 27262 • (336) 883-3469 • Fax - (336) 883-8524

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