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    Parks & Recreation


    The Lowcountry’s year-round temperate climate is ideal for spending time outside and residents make it a priority to enjoy every second. As a result, both Hilton Head Island and Bluffton offer a superb selection of parks and recreational opportunities that appeal to a wide variety of interests, activity levels and age groups.

    Hilton Head Island

    Barker Field

    70 Baygall Road | Hilton Head Island

    Features: baseball fields, multi-purpose field, playground, observation deck, boardwalk and restrooms

    Bristol Sports Arena

    4 Helmsman Way | Hilton Head Island

    Features: skate park, hockey rink, basketball goals, and restrooms

    Chaplin Community Park

    11 Cast Net Drive | Hilton Head Island

    Features: basketball courts, tennis courts, multi-purpose fields, dog park, picnic pavilions, playground, leisure trails, restrooms, outdoor showers, and beach access

    Cordillo Tennis Courts

    2 South Forest Beach Drive | Hilton Head Island

    Features: tennis courts (striped for pickle ball), restrooms

    4 Haig Point Circle | Hilton Head Island

    Features: baseball fields, soccer field, playground, leisure trails, grass meadow, picnic pavilion and restrooms

    Crossings Park

    Greens Shell Park

    99 Squire Pope Road | Hilton Head Island

    Features: basketball court, playground, observation deck, picnic pavilion, grill, and restrooms

    Hilton Head Park (aka Old Schoolhouse Park)

    152 William Hilton Parkway | Hilton Head Island

    Features: basketball and tennis courts

    Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park

    228 Beach City Road | Hilton Head Island

    Features: historic exhibits and interpretive signage, observation deck, leisure trails, picnic pavilion, outdoor showers, and restrooms

    Island Recreation Center

    20 Wilborn Road | Hilton Head Island

    Features: double gymnasium, indoor walking track, fitness facility, outdoor pool, playgrounds, community rooms and extensive programs, basketball and pickleball courts and restrooms

    Jarvis Creek Park

    50 Jarvis Creek Road | Hilton Head Island

    Features: large lake and fishing dock, fitness trail with workout stations, walking paths, playground, picnic pavilion and grill, grass meadow and restrooms

    Lowcountry Celebration Park

    94 Pope Avenue | Hilton Head Island

    Features: playground, restrooms, picnic areas, walking path, fitness stations, wi-fi

    Rowing and Sailing Center at Squire Pope Community Park

    133 Squire Pope Road | Hilton Head Island

    Features: floating dock, kayak launch, fixed pier, picnic pavilion, fire pit, grill and restrooms

    Shelter Cove Community Park

    39 Shelter Cove Lane | Hilton Head Island

    Features: seasonal outdoor concerts, festivals and events, performance pavilion, event lawn, playground, public art, picnic pavilion, wifi and restrooms


    Bluffton Center

    61-B Ulmer Road | Bluffton

    Features: outdoor basketball, volleyball and tennis courts, t-ball fields, soccer/football field, playground, gymnasium, dance room, game room, and restrooms

    Bluffton Pool

    55 Pritchardville Street | Bluffton

    Features: 25-yard indoor heated pool with 6 lanes, on-deck showers, and restrooms

    Buckwalter Recreation Center

    905 Buckwalter Parkway | Bluffton

    Features: soccer complex, indoor basketball, indoor racquetball, indoor volleyball, indoor track, indoor batting cages, outdoor skate park, cardio equipment and weight room, restrooms, showers, and lockers

    DuBois Park

    67 Lawrence Street | Bluffton

    Features: open-air pavilion, open lawn area, picnic tables, playground, and restrooms

    Oscar Frazier Park

    10 Recreation Court | Bluffton

    Features: baseball fields, batting cages, soccer field, playground, walking path, picnic pavilion and restrooms

    M.C. Riley Complex

    185 Goethe Road | Bluffton

    Features: baseball fields, basketball court, batting cages, playground, and restrooms

    New River Linear Trail

    3809-3835 Okatie Highway | Bluffton

    Features: linear recreational trail for walking and running

    Oyster Factory Park

    55 Wharf Street | Bluffton

    Features: open-air pavilion, fire and oyster roast pit, picnic tables, boat ramp access to the May River, and restrooms