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Clinchfield Neighborhood Park

This neighborhood park was constructed in 2012 on 10 acres of property donated by Frank and Debra Boldon. The park is located on Hill Street in the Clinchfield neighborhood. The park contains a walking trail, a picnic shelter and tables, a basketball court and playground equipment. The park is available for use during daylight hours. A future phase will involve construction of a trail from the Park to Virginia Road to link both sides of the former Clinchfield Mill Village.

Cross Mill Neighborhood Park

This neighborhood park was completed in 2003 on 3 acres. It is located on Granby Street in the Cross Mill neighborhood. The park contains a walking trail, picnic shelter and tables, a basketball court, a volleyball court, a disc golf course and playground equipment. The park is open during daylight hours.

Eastfield Neighborhood Park

This neighborhood park was completed in 2010. The park is located adjacent to the Eastfield Elementary School on Perry Street and is 2 acres in size. The park includes a walking trail, basketball court, picnic shelter and tables, swing set, and jungle gym. The park is open during daylight hours.

Health Coalition Playground

Close to the YMCA, nestling among the trees, is the McDowell Health Department playground, which is a fencedĀ  safe area with slides and interactive adventures for the kids, plus fitness machines that the adults can take advantage of while watching the children play.

McDowell Recreation Center Gym

The Gym at the Recreation Department in Marion is open from 8.30am to 5pm for anybody who wants to come along and shoot some hoops!

Bring your own ball, or use one the Recreation Department can provide (limited supplies)

McDowell Skate Park

The McDowell County Recreation Center & Skate Park is next to the recreation center building and swimming pool. The park is open from daylight to dark Mon to Fri, and has everything a skater could need!

West Marion Neighborhood Park

This neighborhood park was constructed in 2001 on 2.2 acres. Addie's Chapel United Methodist Church donated the land on Ridley Street in West Marion. The park contains a walking trail, a picnic shelter and tables, a basketball court and playground equipment. The park is available for use during daylight hours.

MATCH McDowell
McDowell County Health Coalition
MATCH McDowell
McDowell County Health Coalition