PARKS & RECREATION

VisitingThe Rowan County Parks and Recreation Department is home to an exciting selection of parks. The five parks in this system offer a wide array of activities. You can camp, play ball, play miniature golf, ride a carousel and miniature train, learn about our ecosystem, visit our country's past, get married in a gazebo, or have a picnic.  Check out the individual parks by clicking on the name of a facility below .

Green Space, Amusements, History, and Camping

Attractions at Dan Nicholas Park

TRAIN, CAROUSEL,GEM MINE AND PADDLE BOATS ARE CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

There is no entrance fee to the park

Paddle Boats $2.00 per person per ride - must be at least 6 months old to ride paddle boats - 3 year olds and under ride boats free

Train ride $1.00 per person per ride - under 1 ride free

Carousel ride $1.00 per person per ride - under 1 year ride free

Mini Golf $4.00 per game - 3 years and under play free

Wildlife Adventure .50 for under 10 years of age, $1.00 for 10 and up - under 1 year is free

Barnyard .50 per person - under 1 year is free

Gem Mine buckets start at $8.00 and go up

 






FOR CAMPGROUND INFORMATION

CALL 704-216-7808

Please check each Park Below for Specific Hours and Days Open.
Hours are subject to change.


Other Useful Links

Dan Nicholas Park 
Ellis Park Sloan Park
 
Eagle Point Nature Preserve Dunn's Mountain Nature Preserve