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.

  • Triad Park
    For the ultimate team building experience, try the Challenge Course at Triad Park
  • Fishing at Kernersville Lake Park
    Nothing is more relaxing than a day of fishing at Kernersville Lake Park.
  • Disc Golf
    The County's only disc golf course can be found at Horizons Park.
  • 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. Second Annual SK5K Race of Hope for CJD

    Second Annual SK5K Race of Hope for CJD

    The SK5K Race of Hope for CJD (Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease) will host their second annual race at Tanglewood Park on Saturday, April 26, 2014.

  2. Low Season Pass Rates NOW at Tanglewood Community Tennis Center

    Low Season Pass Rates NOW at Tanglewood Community Tennis Center

    Swing into Spring! Enjoy Low Season Pass Rates NOW thru April 30, 2014.

  3. The 14th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival will be held at Tanglewood Park on May 24th!

    The 14th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival will be held at Tanglewood Park on May 24th!

    WSJS, the triad’s news radio station, will host the 14th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park on May 24th! Gates open and tastings begin at noon and last until 6:30 pm.

  4. Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Forsyth County is pleased to announce that Tanglewood Park will be the host site for a farmers market. The Tanglewood Park Farmers Market is sponsored by Forsyth County and the Village of Clemmons and operated by Tanglewood Farmers Market Volunteer Group organized by the Village of Clemmons.

  5. 2014 Vehicle Admission Stickers Available at Tanglewood Welcome Center

    2014 Vehicle Admission Stickers Available at Tanglewood Welcome Center

    Forsyth County residents can purchase Annual Vehicle Admission Stickers for entrance into Tanglewood Park at a discounted rate of $20 from November 1st, 2013 to January 1st, 2014.