Albert-Oakland Family Aquatic Center

Albert-Oakland Park

1900 Blue Ridge Rd.

Albert-Oakland Park is a 79-acre community park that features Columbia's largest municipal pool, two 18-hole disc golf courses, six dedicated pickleball courts, basketball and tennis courts, lighted baseball/softball fields, reservable picnic shelters, playgrounds, and much more! It is a trailhead for the 4.8 mile Bear Creek Trail.
Douglass Spraygrounds

Douglass Park & Pool – School

400 N. Providence Rd.

Douglass Park is a community park located in central Columbia. It is home to Douglass Pool and Spraygrounds, two full basketball courts, playground, outdoor amphitheater, restrooms, baseball/softball field, picnic shelters, horseshoe pits, and a skate spot. The part of park where the basketball courts and baseball field are located is on property owned by Columbia Public Schools. A schedule of events held at Douglass Park can be found on the Parks and Recreation Special Events page.
Flat Branch Park

Flat Branch Park

101 S. 4th St.

Flat Branch Park is located in downtown Columbia. The park runs along Flat Branch Creek and extends across two city blocks. The park includes a gazebo, picnic areas, spraygrounds, playground, art sculpture, demonstration rain garden, historical plaques, and is a trailhead for the MKT Trail. You can travel the MKT Trail all the way from Flat Branch Park to the statewide Katy Trail without having to cross a street. There is a bridge access to the Convention and Visitors Bureau located on the other side of the creek from the park.

Stephens Lake Park

2001 E. Broadway

Other recreation facility addresses within park: Swimming Beach – 100 Old 63 North Riechmann Pavilion – 2300 E. Walnut    Park Facilities 116 acres 4 – Outdoor shelters 6 – Single table picnic shelters (“R” designates reservable shelters) (See Picnic Shelter Reservations) R Collins Shelter with firepit … Continue reading Stephens Lake 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