The true meaning of summer? Keeping the kiddos entertained while collecting memories. From nature trails to ziplines, our public parks and playgrounds welcome you with open arms. Here is the ultimate park-hopping adventure starting in Rock Hill, SC, and ending in Tega Cay, SC!


Cherry Park

Cherry Park is a beautiful 68-acre park with scenic trails, a large playground, and numerous amenities. The park can be enjoyed year-round and offers plenty of shade when cooling off is necessary. 

Address: 1466 Cherry Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732


Miracle Park

Miracle Park in Rock Hill offers inclusive recreational facilities for people of all abilities, fostering a sense of community and accessibility. With its adaptive sports fields and playgrounds, it's a haven where everyone can play, connect, and thrive together.

Address: 1005 Eden Terrace, Rock Hill, SC 29730


BMX Playground

Carter Zipline                     

Equipped with a zipline, interactive musical activities, numerous slides, and separate play areas for bigs and littles, BMX Playground is the mecca of all parks. While there isn't a traditional swing set, there is a large saucer swing and a glider swing. This park has opportunities to climb, slide, play, and create memories!

Address: 1307 Riverwalk Parkway, Rock Hill, SC 29730


Walter Y. Elisha Park

The great thing about Walter Elisha Park is the large number of trees and shaded areas to relax in. There are also plenty of playground areas and field areas for picnicking! A nice walking trail also circles the property if you want to get your steps in!

Address: 345 N. White Street, Fort Mill, SC 29715


Shroering Forest Playground

Shroering Forest Playground

The Shroering Forest Playground at Anne Springs Close Greenway offers a whimsical escape into nature. Towering trees provide a natural canopy over imaginative play structures. With its blend of adventure and tranquility, it's a haven where children can explore, create, and connect with the outdoors. Admission to the Anne Springs Close Greenway is $14 per person, and youth (ages 5-12) is $7 per person.

Address: 2573 Lake Haigler Drive, Fort Mill, SC 29715


Catawba Park

Catawba Park

Catawba Park in Tega Cay, South Carolina, offers a vibrant play space with diverse equipment, fostering fun and adventure for children of all ages. Nestled amidst scenic surroundings, it provides a safe and engaging environment for families to enjoy outdoor recreation and create lasting memories.

Address: 2351 New Gray Rock Rd, Tega Cay, SC 29708


Trailhead Park 

Trailhead Park

Photo by Fort Mill Now 

The Trailhead Park playground was recently renovated and is now an all-inclusive playground for children with different abilities. Equipped with swings, musical instruments, zipline, slides, and more, this is the perfect spot to end your park-hopping adventure!

Address: 7714 Tega Cay Dr, Tega Cay, SC 29708