OUTDOOR

DeSoto County has an abundance of outdoor recreation facilities.

Hernando Outdoor Recreation

Hernando Civic Center
3800 Robertson Gin Road
Contact: Hernando Youth Sports 662-429-4365
The Hernando Civic Center is a 53-acre park featuring baseball and softball fields, an equestrian arena and a roller hockey rink. Hernando Civic Center is home to the Jr. StreetKings roller hockey program, run by the Mississippi RiverKings, the Hernando Dizzy Dean baseball & softball leagues and the Hernando Saddle Club.

  • 9 lighted Baseball / Softball Fields
  • Equestrian Arena
  • Roller Street Hockey Rink

Hernando DeSoto River Park
Situated right on the banks of the river just north of Lake Cormorant, the 41-acre DeSoto County River Park, (formerly Bass Landing), is DeSoto County's only public access to the Mississippi River. For more information, call 662-393-8770.

Hernando Sports & Fitness Park
161 East South Street
Contact: Hernando Parks and Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com
Located at the Old Hernando High School, the Hernando Sports and Fitness Park offers a ¼ mile track, a lighted soccer/football field and outdoor exercise equipment.

  • Track (1/4 mile) 
  • Outdoor Exercise Equipment
  • Concession Stand
  • 1 lighted Soccer Field/Football Field
  • Bleachers for 300+ people

Pidgeon Skate Park 
Renasant Park
3335 Hwy 51 South
Hernando Parks & Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com
The 6,000 sq. ft. Skate Park was built by Evergreen Skateparks, one of the top three building/design skate park companies in the world. The skate park is south of Conger Park.  For additional Evergreen Skateparks photos of the skate park, visit http://bit.ly/1Jj7dhG.

Hernando Soccer Complex
Bella Vita Road
Hernando Parks and Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com

Addie Baldwin Park
330 Hill Street
Hernando Parks and Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com

  • Basketball court with four goals including one full size court

Bouchillion Park
Green T Blvd
Hernando Parks & Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com 
This park was donated to the city by A.W. Bouchillion. and is located on Green T. Blvd. 

  • Green open space backing up to a pond for fishing

Church Park
Commerce Street
Hernando Parks and Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com

  • Pavilion
  • BBQ Grill
  • Playground
  • 2 Lighted tennis courts

Conger Park
135 West Oak Grove Road
Hernando Parks and Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com

  • 2 Walking Trails (Roughly 1/2 mile and 1/4 mile each)
  • 3 Pavilions
  • BBQ Grills
  • Playground
  • 2 Lighted tennis court

Lee's Summit Park
Off Monteith Rd.  
Hernando Parks & Recreation 662-429-2688 • www.hernandorec.com
Lee's Summit is the city’s newest park, located behind Wal-Mart.

  • Walking Trail (1,415 feet in length, 4 times around makes a mile)
  • Playground
  • Pavilion with picnic tables - rental fee is $20, plus $40 for non-residents
  • Pond

Parkway Cove Park
East Parkway Cove
Hernando Parks & Recreation 662-429-2688• www.hernandorec.com
This small park has a playground for children ages 2-5 years of age.   This is a neighborhood park designed for easy access with walking distance of the families that live in the area.   
(Near Hernando Elementary)

Renasant Park
3335 Hwy 51 S.
Hernando Parks & Recreation 662-429-2688• www.hernandorec.com

Horn Lake Outdoor Recreation

Eagle Nest Race Track
5811 Hwy 51 
662-393-4514
Gates opem 10:00am
Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1znAsyz
The Eagles Nest Race Track is a North Mississippi Dirt Kart racing track for all ages, bring your own kart. Check out their event schedule on their Facebook page.

Latimer Lakes Park
5633 Tulane Road
Contact: Horn Lake Parks and Recreation 662-342-3469 • www.hornlake.org/parks 
The 120-acre park features a nature walking trail, tennis courts, baseball fields, football fields, three lakes, and a playground complete with Astro Turf and outdoor skating. The bowl-type skating park, built for skateboards, bicycles and inline skates, covers a half-acre site and features ramps and slide rails.

  • 9 lighted Baseball Fields (multi-use) 4 fields for 5, 6, 7, 8 year olds; 2 fields for 9, 10, 11, 12 year olds; 3 fields for 13+ year olds
  • Bleachers
  • 3 lighted Outdoor Tennis Courts
  • 1 non-lighted Tennis Court
  • 3 Fishing Lakes (with permit)
  • 20 hole Disk Golf Course
  • Skate Park (Bikes, skateboards, in-line skates)
  • Nature Walking Trail
  • 2 Football Fields – 1 lighted, 1 non-lighted
  • 2 full-size Soccer Fields (can be converted)
  • Playground

Wooten Park
Nail Road
Horn Lake Parks and Recreation 662-342-3469 • www.hornlake.org/parks 

  • 4 lighted Softball Fields/Practice Fields
  • 1 Basketball court
  • Bleachers
  • Playground
  • Walking Trail

Olive Branch Outdoor Recreation

Olive Branch City Park
8267 Goodman Road
Olive Branch Parks & Recreation 662-893-5219• www.obms.us

Olive Branch City Park is 135 acres in size and offers multiple sporting opportunities in a beautiful natural setting with a scenic overlook. Open 6am-11pm.

  • 6 lighted Softball Fields
  • 8 lighted Baseball Fields
  • 3 Lakes; one with a pier (fishing with permit) 
  • Scenic overlook
  • 5 outdoor lighted Tennis Courts
  • Playground
  • 8-lane, 400 meter rubber Surface Track
  • 2 Walking Trails (2 miles and half mile) with exercise stations
  • Nature Walking Trail (1/2 mile)
  • Mountain Bike Trail
  • Amphitheater
  • Two picnic Pavilions

George M. Harrison Municipal Soccer Complex 
8700 Church Road
Olive Branch Parks and Recreation 662-893-5219 • www.obms.us

Amenities include five lighted international size soccer fields, automated lighting control system, automated irrigation, small pavilion and lake.

  • 5 lighted Soccer Fields
  • Walking Trail (2/3 mile) 

Southridge Community Park
9730 Eva Drive
Olive Branch Parks & Recreation 662-893-5219• www.obms.us 

  • Playground
  • Walking Trail (1/2 mile)
  • Picnic Tables
  • BBQ Grills
  • Pavilion
  • Baseball practice (backstop area)
  • Two acre fishing lake (with permit)

Nesbit Outdoor Recreation

Nesbit Blueberry Plantation 
690 Bankston Road
662-449-2983 (farm)
Closed Sunday and Monday
www.nesbitblueberry.com or Twitter at www.twitter.com/nesbitblueberry
traicoff5489 [at] aol [dot] com
The Nesbit Blueberry Farm will open mid-June, 7am-7pm, in Nesbit, MS. For up-to-date information on the weather, crop tendencies and best picking times, check their website and sign up to receive emails or tweets. Call ahead for picking conditions or to order pre-pick. And don’t forget, the farm is open every Saturday through the winter to purchase fresh-frozen berries!

Southaven Outdoor Recreation

BankPlus Sports Center
3335 Pine Tar Alley
Contact: Southaven Parks and Recreation • 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org
Located in Snowden Grove Park; kids of all ages can enjoy indoor batting practice, soccer practice, putt-putt golf and snack bar.

  • Indoor Baseball and Softball Batting Cages
  • Indoor 152’ x 90’ Soccer Arena
  • 36 holes of Miniature Golf
  • Arcade

Central Park
7505 Stonegate (enter at Tchulahoma Rd)
For more information, call 662-890-7275• 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org

  • 18 hole Disc Golf Course
  • Lakes
  • Playground
  • Walking Trail

DeSoto Woods Park
750 Brookside Drive
Contact: Southaven Parks and Recreation 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org

  • Basketball court

Greenbrook Softball Complex

800 Stowewood
Contact: Southaven Parks and Recreation 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org
Greenbrook Park built in 2000, has quickly become known as the premier youth fastpitch venue in the South. This pristine 8-field facility offers the participating teams the opportunity to play at a first class complex along with experiencing the southern charm that this area offers.

  • 8 lighted Softball Fields; 5 fields are 225’; field is 275’; 2 fields are 300’
  • Bleachers

Jim Saucier Memorial Park
8710 Northwest Drive
Contact: Southaven Parks and Recreation 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org

  • Lake
  • Playground
  • Walking trail
  • Exericse equipment
  • Pavilion

Snowden Grove Park
6208 Getwell Road
Contact: Southaven Parks and Recreation 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org or www.snowdengrovebaseball.com
Snowden Grove Park is the nation’s largest youth baseball complex. Snowden Grove hosts numerous World Series and other national events because of its many amenities and locale. The 10,000-seat amphitheater hosts many national acts year round. The latest addition to Snowden Grove Park is the Southaven Field of Dreams, a mini complex for handicapped and mentally challenged children and adults. The Field of Dreams provides the opportunity to participate in the great game of baseball in a safe environment. 

  • 17 lighted Baseball Fields
  • Amphitheater
  • Playground

Southaven Skate Park
1320 Rasco Road
Roller Hockey rink and Skate board park. For more information, call 662-890-7275 or visit www.southaven.org.

Southaven Soccer Complex
4700 Stateline Road
Contact: Southaven Parks and Recreation 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org
Kick your way to fun at the recreational soccer complex for all ages.

  • 8 full lighted Soccer Fields (can be converted) 
  • Can host under 6 to adult
  • Bleachers
  • Concession Stand

Southaven Tennis Complex
3750 Freeman Lane
Contact: Southaven Parks and Recreation 662-890-7275 • www.southaven.org
southaven.org

  • 4 public outdoor concrete courts; not lighted
  • 12 new lighted tennis courts with spectator bleachers        

 

Walls Outdoor Recreation

Robertson Donald Park
7369 Hwy 301 N

Robertson Donald Park is located near the intersection of MS 302 Goodman Rd and MS 301. For more information, call 662-489-9708 • desotogreenways [at] gmail [dot] com.

  • 12.5 Acre Park
  • (2) Lighted Softball Fields
  • Concession Stand
  • Benches
  • Playground Area,
  • Paved Parking Lot
  • Picnic Area