High Point City Lake Park

Hours of operation are based on daylight hours. The park is open daily for boating, fishing, picnicking and playing on the playground, weather permitting.

Picnic Shelters

There are 10 picnic shelters located throughout the park ranging in capacity from 40 to over 600 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.  Rental Options


For your family enjoyment, the park offers a merry-go-round and train ride (adults can ride), 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.
  • Merry-Go-Round or Train - $1.25 per ride
  • Excursion Boat - $2.50 per ticket
    • Group Rental - per 1/2 hour - $50
    • Group Rental - per hour - $90
  • Miniature Golf - $2.75 per round
The rides and miniature golf are open weekends Memorial Day weekend through approximately the 2nd weekend in October each year (please call ahead).  Weekday operation runs from Memorial Day weekend through mid-August each year.  Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm, Saturday, 11am-6pm, Sunday, 1-6:30pm.

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.
Swimming Pools, Swim Lessons
Access the pools resource for more information. 

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. Rental Options

Field Stage
The field stage is 20' by 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.

If you have questions, concerns, or other feedback for us, please complete and submit our online form.

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