The Betty Miller Park is located at 325 Estill Avenue. The park is approximately a three acre tract of land which houses the Betty Miller Building. The Betty Miller Building is used to house the Teen Center. The building is available for reservations through the Richmond Parks & Recreation Department.
Camp Catalpa Park is a 15 acre tract of land located off of Catalpa Loop Rd. The property to this park borders Lake Reba. The park includes two shelters and a nature trail. The nature trail is approximately 1/2 mile and follows the perimeter of Camp Catalpa along Lake Reba and back around to the front of the park. Between 1970-1977, this park met the criteria for a bird sanctuary in that there is not hunting allowed, it has an adequate water supply and an abundance of wild vegetation.
NEW IN 2017 CAMP CATALPA PARK- The existing trail will be extended and the disc golf course will be expanded to an 18 hole course. Look for this project to be completed by the fall of 2017. In 2016, the shelters and the restrooms were updated to newer facilities.
This Neighborhood park consists of one acre and is located at the corner of Linden and Pine Street. The playground was installed in 1999. There are two separate play structures. One play structure is for ages 5 and under and the other is for ages 6-12. There is one full size basketball court and one half court. These basketball courts are lit. Dillingham Park also has a shelter which is available for reservation for $25.
Million Park is a 10 acre tract of land with two entrances located at Stratford Drive and one at Langford Court. The park was renovated in 2000. It contains two picnic shelters, available for reservations, two playgrounds, two soccer fields, a 1/2 mile walking trail, and two tennis courts. One playground is designed for children ages 2-5 and the other is for ages 6 and up.
The Irvine McDowell Park is a 20 acre tract of land located at 345 Lancaster Ave. This park includes two shelters, four softball fields, a playground, and the Richmond Parks and Recreation Department/ Irvinton House Museum.The softball fields are primarily used for the Richmond Girls Softball Association. The shelters are available for reservation.
The Ann L. Durham Lake Reba Recreational Complex is a 600 acre tract of land which includes the Gibson Bay Golf Course and Lighted Driving Range, Baseball Fields, the Soccer Complex, the Adult Softball Complex, the Herb Vescio Horseshoe Complex, a 1.2 Mile Walking/Jogging Trail, Adventure Falls Miniature Golf & Batting Cage Complex, a 75 Acre Fishing Lake with a Fish Cleaning Station, six shelters and a large playground with an area for ages 5 and under, an area for ages 6 through 12, and a universal playground for individuals of all ability levels. This Recreation Complex can be accessed on Gibson Bay Drive or Catalpa Loop Road. The park is open at 8 A.M. and closes at dark.
CAMP CATALPA PARK- Across the Lake is another park that is adjacent to Lake Reba called Camp Catalpa Park. This park can be accessed by exiting Lake Reba Park's back entrance and turning right onto Catalpa Loop Road. This park is an urban forest which features updated shelter facilities, updated restrooms and a disc golf course. New in 2017- The existing trail will be extended and the disc golf course will be expanded to an 18 hole course. Look for this project to be completed by the fall of 2017.
There are many beautiful parks located in Madison County. Shelters, playgrounds, open fields, lakes and historical sites are all showcased in these parks.
Madison County Park System
Berea Parks & Recreation
Fort Boonesboro State Park
4375 Boonesboro Rd.
White Hall State Historic Site
500 White Hall Shrine Rd.
EC Million Park
169 Tates Creek Rd.
235 Taylor's Fork Rd.