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. Souper 5K

    Souper 5K

    Join us for a run or walk under the Tanglewood Festival of Lights at the SOUPER 5K to benefit the Manna Meals Soup Ministry on Saturday, November 8, 2014.

  2. Tanglewood Park in a Day Video

    Tanglewood Park in a Day Video

    You know Tanglewood has a lot to offer, but what exactly can you do with a full day at Tanglewood Park?

  3. Earn Extra Holiday Spending Money!

    Earn Extra Holiday Spending Money!

    Earn extra holiday spending money by working part-time at Tanglewood’s Festival of Lights!

  4. Paws in the Park

    Paws in the Park

    Join Humane Society of Davie County to both celebrate and create second chances for abandoned pets.

  5. Pumpkin Pick Hayrides

    Pumpkin Pick Hayrides

    Jump-start your fall fun with Pumpkin Pick Hayrides brought to you by Tanglewood Farms!

  6.  The Carolina Field of Honor at Triad Park Open to the Public

    The Carolina Field of Honor at Triad Park Open to the Public

    The Carolina Field of Honor will be a place of remembrance and honor for all who have served our great nation in the Armed Forces. It will be a permanent reminder of the sacrifice of our service members, a place to reflect on the freedoms they have secured, and a community's collective way of showing its heartfelt gratitude.

  7. 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.