Have you ever come across a park that is SO much more than a park?! Welcome to Tanglewood Park in North Carolina!
Tanglewood Park is a HUGE county park with...are you ready...a golf course, fishing lake, gardens, BMX race course, riding stables...and that's not all!
Tanglewood Park is perfect for those hot summer days, because they have an Aquatic Center! The newly renovated Peter S Brunstetter Aquatic Center has slides, a splash pad, a winding tubing river, and lots of other fun features such as the children's area with a tipping bucket, and a lap pool with diving boards. Pretty amazing!
If you fancy a spot of tennis, then head on over to the community tennis center where there are lessons available too if you wanted to brush up on those skills! You can also rent either hard court of clay court.
There are three beautiful gardens to explore, from the Arboretum, the Rose Garden, and a Memorial Garden. Each one has something unique about it, and let's you surround yourself with all the scents and colors of nature!
Kids will love playing on the state of the art playgrounds, with picnic areas available nearby so you can really make a day of it and enjoy a family lunch in between having an amazing time!
We told you that Tanglewood Park was so much more than a park! Make a day of it and explore all there is to explore - we bet you'll be exhausted by the end of it!
Free entry, but activities might have a cost
Same as adult
Fishing requires a State Fishing Licence, and it's available open all year round
The pool offer Rain Passes prior to 4pm to those with wristbands if the pool is closed for more than an hour due to thunder/lightning
You can buy snack items near Mallard Lake, and the pool has a concession area but make sure you eat in that area because of the bee population
Healthy Eating There are picnic areas that you can enjoy your own food at! They have charcoal grills too so you can really go to town!
If you have special needs just ask for assistance when you are there if necessary. Wheelchairs won't have many problems for more of the park
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7am - sunset daily.
All year round. Closed Christmas.
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