American Legion Archery Range

American Legion Park

3675 Legion Lane

American Legion Park is a 17-acre community park that is home to the only archery range in Columbia's park system. It also has two lighted baseball fields, concession stand/restrooms, fishing pond, reservable picnic shelter, and playground. American Legion Herbert Williams Post 202 is located on 3 acres of the 20-acre property.
Atkins Park

Atkins Park

5220 N. Oakland Gravel Rd.

Atkins Park is home to a premiere five-field lighted, irrigated baseball complex complete with batting cages, concession stand/restrooms, picnic areas, and picnic shelter. The park is located in north Columbia adjacent to the Boone County Fairgrounds. It is jointly owned by the City of Columbia and the County of Boone and managed by Columbia Parks and Recreation.
Auburn HillsPark

Auburn Hills Park

5101 Derby Ridge Dr.

This 12-acre neighborhood park primarily serves Auburn Hills Subdivision off of East Brown School Road. The park has a playground, non-reservable shelter, half basketball court, 0.3 mile loop trail, open play field, and pond.
Barberry Park

Barberry Park

3405 Zinnia Dr.

This five-acre neighborhood park has a fishing lake and dock, non-reservable shelter, half basketball court, playground, and a concrete loop trail around the lake.
Photo of entrance to Cosmo Park

Cosmo Park

1615 Business Loop 70 W.

Cosmo Park is Columbia's largest municipal park, one of two regional parks in the park system. It is host to the annual Show-Me State Games as well as many soccer, football, lacrosse, softball, baseball, golf, mountain bike, and skateboard tournaments and events. It has the largest playground in Columbia's park system, is home to Columbia Skate Park and a trailhead for the Bear Creek Trail.
Cosmo-Bethel Lake

Cosmo-Bethel Park

4500 Bethel St.

This 40-acre community park is adjacent to Gentry Middle School. It shares a 12-court tennis complex with Columbia Public Schools, has a fishing lake with a lakeside trail, reservable shelters, playground, horseshoe pits, year-round restroom, and baseball/softball practice field. In the winter, the lake is stocked with trout for a winter trout fishing program. In the winter when the lake ice depth meets the criteria, the lake is opened for ice fishing.
Lake of the Woods Recreation Area

Lake of the Woods Recreation Area

6700 St. Charles Rd.

Lake of the Woods Recreation Area has an 18-hole golf course, clubhouse with concessions, driving range, fishing lake, and outdoor swimming pool. It's a great place for family recreation. The golf course has three sets of tees, sand traps, mature trees, large zoysia fairways, bentgrass greens, lakes, golf cart paths, and tee to green watering systems. The course is open year round, weather permitting. Lake of the Woods Pool features a double water slide, bathhouse, shade umbrellas, and lounge chairs.

Longview Park

4980 Gillespie Bridge Rd.

Park Amenities Activity Areas Basketball Court Playgrounds Lakes Outdoors Picnic Areas Non-Reservable Shelter Longview Shelter Trails Longview Park Trail
Photo of rain garden at Louisville Park

Louisville Park

806 Louisville Dr.

Park Amenities Activity Areas Basketball Court (half-court) Playgrounds Lakes Outdoors Picnic Areas Non-Reservable Shelter Louisville Shelter Trails Louisville Park Trail
Photo of Nifong Park

Nifong Park

2900 E. Nifong Blvd.

2900 E. Nifong Blvd. (North entrance) 3700 Ponderosa St. (East entrance) Park Amenities Activity Areas Volleyball Courts (1, grass) Boone Junction Historical Village Pop Collins Cabin Easley Country Store Ryland Victorian House Shotgun … Continue reading Nifong Park
Photo of Philips Park

Philips Park

5050 Bristol Lake Pkwy.

Park Amenities Lakes Fishing Lake (40 acres) ADA Boat Dock (12′ x 24′) ADA Fishing Dock (36′ x 18′, covered) Boat Ramp Picnic Areas Mini-Shelter/Picnic Area new … Continue reading Philips Park

Smiley Lane Park

400 W. Smiley Ln.

Park Amenities Activity Areas Basketball Court (1, full court) Playgrounds (1) Pond Outdoors Picnic Areas Non-Reservable Shelter (1) Smiley Park Shelter Trails Smiley Lane Park … Continue reading Smiley Lane Park

Smith Park

3350 Waco Rd.

3350 Waco Rd. (Primary Address) 5425 Brown Station Rd. (Secondary Address) Park Amenities Activity Areas Basketball Court (1, full-court) (under construction) Playgrounds (1) (under construction) Fields – Practice Baseball/Softball (youth) (under construction) Lakes Fishing Lake (1) Outdoors Picnic Areas Reservable Shelters (1) Smith Shelter Restrooms … Continue reading Smith Park

Twin Lakes Recreation Area

2500 Chapel Hill Rd.

Park Amenities Activity Areas Playgrounds (1) Aquatics Little Mates Cove Water Play Areas Dog – Leash Free Area Lakes Fishing Lake (18.8 acres, non-motorized boating, … Continue reading Twin Lakes Recreation Area