OUR PARKS

Here’s a look at all the wonderful city parks located all across Anderson. our goal is to enrich the lives of the residents and visitors of Anderson by providing safe, welcoming parks and recreation facilities, diverse recreation and  activities for people of all ages to play, learn, contemplate, build community and be good stewards of our environment.

Special Statement

Issued:
9:13 PM EDT on July 17, 2018
Expires:
10:00 PM EDT on July 17, 2018
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tuesday 07/17 90%
High 92° / Low 72°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms early. Lows overnight in the low 70s.

Bea Thompson Park

525 West Market Street
Anderson, SC 29624

  • Picnic Shelter & Grills
  • Play Equipment
  • No Restroom
  • 2.2 Acres

Carolina Wren Park

111 E. Whitner St.
Anderson, SC 29624

Darwin Wright Park

106 Anderson Beach Blvd.
Anderson, SC 29625

  • Three Shelters
  • Picnic Shelter with Tables & Grills
  • Playground Equipment
  • Swimming Area
  • Fishing Pier
  • A nine-hole disc golf course
  • Restrooms
  • 27 acres

D. B. Walker Park

308 Jefferson Ave.
Anderson, SC 29621

  • Picnic Shelter & Grills
  • (3) Basketball Courts
  • Play Equipment
  • Walking Track
  • (4) Picnic Shelters
  • No Restroom
  • 6.3 Acres

Greeley Park

1219 S. Fant Street
Anderson, SC 29621

  • Picnic Shelter & Grills
  • Basketball Court
  • Play Equipment
  • No Restroom
  • 2 Acres

Linley Park

1815 Park Drive (N. Murray)
Anderson, SC 29625

  • (2) Picnic Shelters & Grills
  • Restroom
  • (2) Baseball Fields
  • Walking Track
  • Play Equipment
  • Lower Park 8.68 Acres
  • Upper Park 5.18 Acres

Rec Pavilion

1107 N. Murray Ave.
Anderson, SC 29625

  • Picnic Tables
  • Grills
  • Playground
  • Restrooms

Watson Park

2005 Brookview Drive
Anderson, SC 29621

  • Play Equipment
  • Picnic Shelters with Tables
  • Grills
  • No Restroom
  • 5 Acres

Westside Community Center Park

1100 West Franklin Street
Anderson, SC 29624

  • Picnic Shelter & Grills
  • Play Equipment
  • Walking Track
  • No Restroom
  • 2.23 Acres

Shelter Guidelines

Shelter Reservation Guidelines:
Shelter reservations are made on a first‐come, first‐serve basis.  Reservations must be made in person at the Recreation Center.  Once we have determined the availability of your requested date, the reservation fee must be paid and the use agreement signed in order for your reservation to be complete. Reservations are taken between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm.

Refund Policy:
Refunds will only be made if canceled five (5) business days prior to scheduled reservation.

  • This refund will be minus a $10 administrative fee.  No refunds will be made for weather-related cancellations.
  • Not Allowed:
  • No alcoholic beverages/drugs
  • No animals –in the park or under the shelter
  • No tents/structures may be erected
  • No vehicles are allowed on any grass area
  • No inflatable devices allowed (without liability policy on file‐see staff for details)
  • Possession of loaded firearms or fireworks is not permitted in city-owned facilities or on city grounds

Note:  When reserving a park shelter, you are only reserving the shelter itself.  The park remains open to the public at all times.

PARKS wITHOUT SHELTERS

Blair Park

Edgewood Ave at Blair Street
Anderson, SC 29625

  • No Restroom
  • Picnic Table
  • Gazebo
  • 0.65 Acres

Cater’s Lake

1550 College Ave.
Anderson, SC 29621

  • Picnic Tables & Grills
  • Scenic Ground View of the Lake with Ducks & Geese
  • Viewing Deck of the Lake (ADA)
  • No Restroom
  • 7 Acres

Southwood Park

1100 Southwood Street
Anderson, SC 29624

  • Basketball Court
  • Swings with Sandbox
  • No Restroom
  • 4 Acres

St. Francis Park

2005 Brookview Drive
Anderson, SC 29621

  • Play Equipment
  • Picnic Shelters with Tables
  • Grills
  • No Restroom
  • 5 Acres

TBA DOG PARK

415 Fant St.
Anderson, SC 29624