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Parks & Splash Pads
Playgrounds, picnic areas, and even pooch parks and splash pads ....
there are so many parks in Moore County!
(Click each image to visit the corresponding website.)
Pool Park & Splash Pad
This facility in Southern Pines boasts a lighted basketball court, playground equipment, a picnic shelter with grill, covered performance stage and a large open field great for games, plus lots of parking and a Greenway Trail! The stage makes this a great gathering place for Community Events with music performances, youth events, outdoor movies and more. The Splash Pad is open late spring until early fall.
Wicker Park & Splash Pad
Rassie Wicker Park in Pinehurst offers an inclusive playground and a splash pad! It also has 2 tennis courts, a soccer field, in-line hockey, paved walking trails, brick sidewalks, expanded trail system and concession stand/restroom facility. Wicker Park is also home to the 33 acre Village Arboretum.
Martin Dog Park
Martin Park is a partially-fenced, off leash Dog Park of more than 50 acres. Wooded areas, open spaces with seating, nature trails and a creek make this a perfect place for canines to play and socialize with other dogs.
The park is located at 350 Commerce Avenue in Southern Pines (behind Wal-Mart).
Campbell House Park
Campbell House Park in Southern Pines offers playground equipment, a basketball court, picnic tables, a t-ball field with bleachers, large open green space with room to play baseball, soccer, kickball, Frisbee or just picnic in the grass. There is a golf practice area in the back and a seating court with benches.
Located on Memorial Park Court in Southern Pines, this park definitely has something for everyone with its 16 competition style horseshoe courts, four lighted tennis courts, lighted basketball court, two lighted outdoor racquetball courts, two shuffleboard courts, sand volleyball court, playground equipment, picnic shelter, and baseball fields.
Sandhurst Park is a 4-acre neighborhood park located off South Bethesda Road in Southern Pines. It has walking trails, playground equipment, a tot swing, a rock climbing wall, a picnic shelter (see rates) with bathrooms and a grill, water fountains (even for pets), and open green space to play and have fun.
Cannon Park is a 15-acre facility with 4 restrooms, 2 baseball/softball fields, covered picnic shelter, walking trails, a small practice soccer field, and is home to Camelot Playground (pictured) and the Pinehurst Community Center The picnic shelter and ball fields may be reserved for a minimal fee.
Hillcrest Park & Splash Pad
Hillcrest Park in Carthage has a splash pad, 2 playgrounds, a picnic shelter, picnic tables, 1.5 mile walking trail, 2 volleyball courts, 18 hole disc golf course, four 300 foot baseball/softball fields with field house and concession stand. Baseball/Softball fields and picnic shelter are available for rental.
Pooch Park in the Pines
Located across the street from the Moore County Airport on Old NC 22, this 3 1/2 acre park is the county's first fully fenced-in dog park and includes a separate area for small dogs. Members must have a pass to enter. For membership information, click the image to visit the Moore Humane website.
Morganton Rd. Sports Complex
This complex is made up of the Armory softball/baseball field, the Optimist baseball field, and four soccer fields. Amenities include restrooms, concession stands and plenty of spectator seating and parking. This is an ideal location for multi-team tournaments, company-sponsored games, events, and family fun!
Downtown Park SP
Downtown Park in Southern Pines features playground equipment, four lighted tennis courts, two lighted basketball courts, an open field, and a large covered picnic shelter provide a day of fun and excitement. This park is the site of many community events such as Movies in the Park, the annual fall “Autumnfest” and a seasonal Farmers Market.
Milliken Park in Robbins has a playground, a Born Learning Trail (pictured on bottom), tennis courts, basketball courts and a baseball field. The park is located at 541 E Park Avenue.