Parks and Greenspace

 

Public Parks and Play areas

nearest the North Briarcliff area

 Mary Scott Nature Park (4150 Briarcliff Road) 10.6 acres Playground, nature trail

 

Master Plan. Grand opening (May 7th, 2011) photos: http://goo.gl/MttLR

 

Friends of Mary Scott Nature Park: A Discussion and Activity group
supporting Mary Scott Nature Park (MSNP).

o Meetings: See www.MaryScottNP.org for the most current info

o E-mail: friendsofmsnp at gmail.com

o Website: www.maryscottnp.org

o Facebook: MaryScottNP

o Join an e-discussion group by sending an email to MSNPfriends-subscribe@yahoogroups.com

o See also Georgia Native Plant Society (gnps.org) website under “Programs & Projects / Restoration Projects”

 

Hawthorne Elementary School (2535 Caladium Drive): KaBoom playground, nature trail

 

DeKalb County
Parks-related Links:

Recreation Parks and Cultural Affairs Dept

 

o Main Website

o Complete Listing of County Parks

o Park Rules

o FAQs

o Fall Recreational Program Guide

 

Parks Bond & Greenspace Office

 

o Main Website

o Park land acquisitions to date

o Nomination of land for greenspace acquisition

 

Natural Resources Management Office

 

o Main Website

o Friends of the Parks

o Gardens in the Parks / Community Gardens

o Keep DeKalb Beautiful

 

OTHER RELATED INFORMATION

Field Guide for Determining The Presence of State Waters That Require a Buffer

DeKalb PATH Trails

 

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Park Address Approx.Distance Acres Amenities
Dresden 2301 Dresden Dr.,Atlanta 1.5 mi 24 Baseball, softball, multi-use field, playground, picnic area and trails
McDaniel School 2225 Heritage Dr.,Atlanta 1.6 mi 11 Multi-use field, basketball court, multi-use court, playground, picnic area and trails
Henderson MillSchool 2408 Henderson Mill Rd., Atlanta 1.9 mi 9 Multi-use field, basketball court, tennis courts, multi-use court, picnic area and playground
Henderson 2803 Henderson Rd., Tucker 4.0 mi 114 Soccer, tennis courts, playground, picnic area, lake and trails
BriarwoodRecreationCenter

(404) 679-5911

2235 Briarwood Way, Atlanta 4.4 mi 18 Baseball field, multi-use field, tennis courts, swimming pool, recreation center, playground, picnic area, and trails
TuckerRecreationCenter

(770) 270-6226

4898 Lavista Rd., Tucker 4.4 mi 10 Basketball court, multi-use court, recreation center, playground and picnic area
Mason Mill Park

(404) 679-5917

1400 McConnell Dr.,Decatur 4.6 mi 111 Multi-use field, tennis courts, recreation center, picnic area, lake and trails
Ashford 2980 Redding Rd.,Atlanta 5.2 mi 3 Multi-use field, tennis courts, playground and picnic area
Kittredge 1520 Kittredge Park Rd., Atlanta 5.2 mi 2 Baseball, multi-use field and swimming pool
Blackburn/Tennis Center 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Rd.,Atlanta 5.3 mi 49 Softball, soccer, multi-use field, tennis courts, picnic area and trails
Kelley C. Cofer 4259 N. Park Dr., Tucker 5.4 mi 17 Softball, swimming pool, playground, picnic area, lake and trails
W.D. Thompson 1760 Mason Mill Rd.,Atlanta 6.1 mi 29 Multi-use field, basketball court, tennis courts, playground, picnic area and trails
Medlock 874 Gaylemont Circle, Decatur 6.1 mi 39 Baseball, softball, multi-use field, multi-use court, playground, swimming pool and picnic area
Brookhaven 4158 Peachtree Rd.,Atlanta 6.6 mi 9 Multi-use field, basketball court, multi-use court, playground, picnic area and trails