With more than 700 acres dedicated to parks, recreational areas, sports fields and open areas, Woodforest is a natural place to play. The 3-acre Jackson Park caters to baseball and soccer enthusiasts. And because we know Fido is a member of the family too, part of the playfield is devoted to the Admiral Bark Park, named in honor of Woodforest's first four-legged resident.
Forest Heights Scooter Park keeps young residents active with swings, slides, a seesaw, merry-go round and 6-foot-wide scooter racetrack encircling the playground.
Fox Trail Park
Now open in the Deerbourne Ridge neighborhood, Fox Trail Park has traditional playground equipment that is modeled after the cute wildlife often spied in the neighborhood.
Residents have a ball at Jackson Park, a 3-acre green space for baseball and soccer enthusiasts complete with soccer goals, a backstop, bleachers and benches to watch all the action!
The urban-inspired Kingsley Park offers several gathering spaces, including a fire pit surrounded by Adirondack chairs and a community harvest table adjacent to an outdoor kitchen. Café lights allow for evening get-togethers. Lawn games also are available.
A butterfly-themed park and play ground offering fun for the whole family.
In Kinderwood Park, play comes naturally. Here the community's youngest residents can climb on boulders, balance on logs and dig in a dry creek bed. Additions to the park were completed in 2017 with new play structures and a swing set.
Development is continuing in the 33-acre Christine Allen Nature Park. A trail will encircle the current fountained pond, inviting evening strolls and offering a spot for peaceful respite. Plans for future phases are under consideration, but the park will still be home to large-scale events.
Cypress Trail Pond
Cypress Trail, a 3-mile hike-and-bike trail, meanders throughout the community connecting neighborhoods to parks and playgrounds.
The newest amenity coming to Woodforest will merge interactive technology and outdoor play in a fully accessible park space. Wallaroo Park will feature a Sona Play Arch, a dynamic structure that uses smart camera technology to measure the movement of those playing games using sound and movement.