Oak Ridge Recreation & Parks

Community Parks

The Recreation and Parks Department invites you to enjoy one of our many community park locations throughout the City of Oak Ridge. Our parks are open for year-round use and offer a wide variety of amenities that encompass every age group and a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities. Please find information about our many parks below.

Community Park Map


Community Park Information


A.K. Bissell Park –1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike.

Commemorative Walk / Friendship Bell / Performance Pavilion

Picnic Shelter / Playground / Walking Trail

Big Turtle Park –100 Monterey Rd.

Dog Park / Big Turtle Greenway / Picnic Shelter

Playground / Practice Soccer Field / Soccer Field / Softball Field

Blankenship Field –213 Broadway Ave.

Cedar Hill Greenway Trailhead / Synthetic turf athletic Field

Restrooms / Walking track

Briarcliff Park  – 100 Deerfield Ln.

Playground / Practice Soccer Field

Carl Yearwood Park – 235 Bus Terminal Rd.

Disc Golf / Picnic Shelter

Skate Park / Softball Field

Cedar Hill Park – 609 Michigan Ave.

Basketball Court / Cedar Hill Greenway / Open Turn Area

Picnic Shelter / Playground / Softball Backstop

Elm Grove Park –351 E. Tennessee Ave.

Basketball Court / Open turf area

Playground / Walking trail

Elza Gate Park –101 Oak Ridge Turnpike

Trailhead for Melton Lake Greenway

Trailhead for Worthington Cemetery Trail

Groves Park –795 Tuskegee Dr.

Disc Golf Course / Open park space

Haw Ridge Park –Edgemoor Rd.

Haw Ridge Greenway / Trailhead for Melton Lake Greenway / Dirt Lab

Highland View Park –451 West Outer Dr.

Picnic Shelter / Playground

LaSalle Park –168 Lasalle Rd

Playground / Practice Soccer Field / Soccer Field

Melton Lake Park –697 Melton Lake Dr.

Boat Ramp / Melton Lake Greenway / Picnic Shelter

Playground / Volleyball Court

Milt Dickens Park –100 Athens Rd

Playground / Soccer Field

Pinewood Park –205 Bus Terminal Rd.

Soccer Field / Softball Field

Scarboro Park –148 Carver Ave.

Basketball Court / Playground / Practice Softball Field

Tennis Court / Walking Trail

Solway Park – Edgemoor Rd.

Boat Ramp / Fishing Pier / Picnic Area