Nacogdoches has nearly 400 acres of great parks with different options at each one to appeal to all ages. Pack up your picnic and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with a book or watch the kids on the playground or play disc golf with older teens and adults – there’s something for everyone! For more information about any of the Nacogdoches City Parks or recreation areas, please call Nacogdoches Parks & Recreation Department, at 936-559-2960.
Eugenia Sterne Park
Pecan Acres Park
Banita Creek Park South
Mill Pond Park
26 Acres on Fore St.
Basketball pad with 4 goals, playground equipment, group pavilion and restroom facilities.
Woden Road Park
14 Acres on Woden Rd.
Group pavilion, picnic tables, baseball practice field, bar-b-que pit and playground equipment. Lighted covered basketball court, paved access road and additional playground equipment.
1 Acre on Mound St.
Scenic neighborhood park including flower beds, garden, gazebo and drinking fountain.
1 Acre on 1100 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Spraystation, parking facilities. There's not much shade here, so be sure to bring your hat and sunscreen!
Ritchie Street Park
6 Acres on Ritchie St.
Baseball practice field, landscaping and playground equipment.
Banita Creek Park North 1
2 Acres on Pearl St.
Soccer field, 1 lighted roller hockey court, playground equipment, group pavilion, picnic tables, restroom, parking area, softball practice field and exercise trail.
Lake Nacogdoches East Side Park
3 Acres at Lake Nacogdoches
Picnic tables, swimming area, boat ramp, restroom, bar-b-que pits and parking area.
Lake Nacogdoches West Side Park
40 Acres at Lake Nacogdoches
3 large group pavilions, picnic tables, charcoal grills, swimming area, boat ramp, handicap fishing & boat dock, playground equipment, restrooms, nature-hiking trail and parking areas.
Liberty Hall / el Camino Real
1.5 Acres on East Main St.
Beginning of Lanana Creek Trail, historical building used for rentals and parking area.
Nacogdoches Baseball Complex
31 Acres on NW Loop 224
6 baseball fields (5 lighted), covered bleachers and team areas, concession stand, restrooms and parking facilities.
Pete Smith Athletic Complex
18 Acres on NW Loop 224
4 lighted softball fields, covered team, covered bleachers, parking area, concession and restroom facilities.
Coy Simms Softball Complex
16.5 Acres on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
4 lighted softball fields and bleachers used by the Nacogdoches Youth Softball Association and the SFA Softball Program. Playground equipment, concession stand area, restrooms, water fountain and parking area.
24 Acres on Pilar St.@Ruff
15 soccer fields (1 lighted), pavilion, exercise trail and bleachers. Used by the Nacogdoches Soccer Associations.
100 Acres (10 developed) on 727 FM 3314 (Old Tyler Rd.)
2 Adult soccer fields, parking area, Model Airplane runway area.
A huge park on the south side of town with many beautiful areas to play in, playgrounds available, historic things to see, trails for walking, shelters and tables for picnics, many great resources are at this park. This park is primarily recommended for large groups during the day time, and is not recommended for individuals alone, especially at night.
For more information about any of the Nacogdoches City Parks or recreation areas, please call Nacogdoches Parks & Recreation Department, at 936-559-2960.