PLAY in Rock Hill / York County, SC

Watch nature show off her beauty year-round in York County.

From the gorgeous blooms of Glencairn Garden to the scenic hiking of Kings Mountain State Park… from sunsets on the glassy waters of Lake Wylie to picturesque parks and picnic areas…

Let our wide open spaces, rivers, gardens and fields of green gently renew your senses and invigorate your spirit.


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River Park

This seventy-acre park along the Catawba River includes a picnic area, kayak/canoe launch, outdoor classroom, and several miles of scenic trails. River Park is the perfect setting to learn about the delicate balance between man and his natural...

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River Park

New Centre Park

New Centre Park currently offers 4 lighted soccer fields, a concession stand, and restrooms. Future phases will include an amphitheater, splash pad, disc golf, walking trails, picnic shelters, miracle field, tennis and basketball courts and a sand...

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New Centre Park

Kings Mountain National Military Park

In a special visit to York County on October 7, 1930, U.S. President Herbert Hoover declared the battlefield at Kings Mountain to be “a place of inspiring memories.” It is the place that changed the course of history for South Carolina and the...

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Kings Mountain National Military Park

Emmett Scott Recreation Center

Emmett Scott Recreation Center is situated on a 10.3 acre site and includes a gym, community room, craft room, classroom and game room. Outside the facility, visitors will find an outdoor basketball court, a handicapped accessible pool, a large...

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Fort Mill Parks & Recreation

The town of Fort Mill Parks and Recreation Department are supporting partners and sports affiliate to all the fun and activity in York County. If you are planning a sports event in the Fort Mill area, please call for facility rental and usuage.

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Fort Mill Parks & Recreation

Fountain Park

Fountain Park features an animated, interactive fountain at the end adjacent to Main St. The park also includes a central green space and a small outdoor performance venue suitable for small public events at the end along Black St. The development...

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Fountain Park

Kings Mountain State Park

Kings Mountain State Park is a 6,883 acre retreat on the fast-growing Interstate 85 corridor. The park has two lakes and several streams for fishing and almost 35 miles of hiking and equestrian trails. The park has a 19th century living history farm...

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Kings Mountain State Park

Camp Canaan

Don’t just dream of flying anymore, make it your favorite pastime at Canaan Zipline Canopy Tour in Rock Hill, SC. This 3 hour exhilarating adventure starts at the tree tops in a 70ft tower, then zips across the Catawba...

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Camp Canaan

Cherry Park

Cherry Park is Rock Hill’s state-of-the-art recreational complex where five softball/baseball fields and five multi-purpose fields draw crowds to games throughout the year. This 68-acre facility includes a playground, picnic tables and grills, a...

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Cherry Park

Camp Cherokee Canopy Tour

Camp Cherokee Canopy Tour is a 3 hour experience that will take participants through 8 ziplines and two bridges high above the pristine beauty that is Camp Cherokee located in Kings Mountain State Park. The tour culminates with a 700 foot long...

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Steele Street Park

Steele Street Park is a 5 acre park with one picnic shelter, grills, additional picnic tables, children’s play equipment with swings, restroom facilities, one lighted basketball court, and a water spray park (Open Memorial Day Weekend – Closed...

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Walter Elisha Park

Walter Elisha Park is a 12-acre park located on North White Street between Ardrey Street and Sidney Johnson Street that offers several amenities such as a walking trail, playground facilities, and a large green space that is home to the Town's...

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Windy Hill Orchard and Cider Mill

Through creativity, hard work, and a little Johnny Appleseed magic, owners Fritz and Catherine Gusmer have turned a York County roadside stand into a must- see destination. Windy Hill Orchard and Cider Mill is a cozy five-acre orchard complete with...

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Windy Hill Orchard and Cider Mill

York Recreation Complex

York Recreation Complex is a 25-acre multi-purpose facility that includes five (5) lighted ball fields, lighted walking trails, two (2) picnic shelters, playground, and eighteen (18) championship horseshoe courts. The facility has...

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York Recreation Complex

Tega Cay Marina

We have everything you'd expect to find in a top notch marina: a marina store offering snacks, sandwiches, soft drinks, beer, boating supplies, and skiing accessories, as well as, convenient gasoline dock, clean restrooms, full-time on site...

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Tega Cay Marina

Hargett Park

Hargett Park is a youth sports complex located on 19.7 acres near Cherry Park. The park consists of two youth ball fields, two boys ball fields, batting tunnels, a multi-purpose field, concession and restroom facility. There is also a picnic area...

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Hargett Park

Glencairn Garden

For over 50 years, award-winning Glencairn Garden has displayed nature’s finest colors, textures, and shapes. The newly expanded 11 acre garden includes a Veterans Garden, showcase gardens, tiered fountains, ponds, boardwalks, a performance stage...

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Glencairn Garden

Walt Schrader Trails

The Walt Schrader Trails are eight miles of nature paths used to relax, get some exercise or learn about our natural history. Visitors may use the trails for hiking, bicycling and horseback riding (call for access days). As you wander along the...

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Walt Schrader Trails

Anne Springs Close Greenway

Leroy Springs & Company’s Anne Springs Close Greenway is 2300 acres of pristine land filled with spacious forests, rambling terrain, shimmering lakes and rolling pastures. This beautiful, pastoral environment contains...

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Anne Springs Close Greenway

Ebenezer Park

Pack a picnic and watch the sunset from lakeside picnic shelters, ortake to Lake Wylie for fishing and recreational boating. Stay overnightat one of the park’s 71 campsites which include water, electric andsewer hook-ups.

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Ebenezer Park

Blue Eagle Academy Walking Trail

The walking trail at Clover Middle School is a gravel 0.3 mile path that loops around an open field with a playground. The trail is lighted for evening hours.

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Blue Eagle Academy Walking Trail

Fewell Park & Recreation Center

Fewell Park Center, located at 1204 Alexander Road, is the anchor for a 10.2 acre park which includes the center (meeting rooms, craft room), par 3 disc golf course, nature trail, two newly renovated, lighted tennis courts, multipurpose field, tot...

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Fewell Park & Recreation Center

Huckle Grove

This pedestrian park, located in downtown Rock Hill, is home to many historic trees. Most of the trees were cultivated from trees that were witness to an historic event in the founding of our country. Each has its own story to tell. Most of the...

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Doby Bridge Park

Doby Bridge Park is a 14-acre park located near the fast growing Doby Bridge Road neighborhoods between Putnam Lane and Whites Road. The park offers the following amenities: one lighted baseball diamond, two picnic tables, children’s play...

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Catawba River Expeditions, LLC

Catawba River Expeditions offers self-guided trips with shuttle service along the Catawba River Canoe and Kayak Trail in York/Chester/Lancaster counties. Kayak and canoe rentals are also available for those that wish to arrange their own itinerary....

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Catawba River Expeditions, LLC

Anne Springs Close Greenway Nature Center

The Anne Springs Close Greenway Nature Center is reminiscent of a charming farm house and is a perfect location for corporate retreats and children’s parties. This venue features a stunning exhibit room including...

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Anne Springs Close Greenway Nature Center

Harris Street Park

Harris Street Park is a 10 acre park consisting of a picnic shelter with 2 picnic tables and one gazebo with a picnic table each hold up to 25 people. Grills, children’s play equipment with swings, a lighted basketball court, one lighted baseball...

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Harris Street Park

Clover Community Park

Clover Community Park features a picnic shelter, 2 playgrounds, ball fields, horseshoe pits and a walking trail. The walking trail at Clover Community Park is a paved path that gives walkers and joggers a choice of a 0.5 mile trail through the woods...

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Clover Community Park

Manchester Meadows

This brand new 70 acre park will delight everyone from the avid soccer player or fan to the walking enthusiast. Manchester Meadows features six regulation and two championship soccer fields, stadium seating for 1,500, and a Soccer Pavilion with...

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Manchester Meadows

Bike York County

York County is proud to partner with the City of Rock Hill’s Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department to support and encourage the local and visiting cycling community.

 
What do you want to do?
  • Find Art & Entertainment
  • Go Shopping
  • Wine and Dine
  • Enjoy Nature
  • Explore History & Culture
Where in York County?
  • Rock Hill
  • Fort Mill
  • York
  • Clover
  • Tega Cay

“Love it!”

Linda & Bruce

Pennsylvania