Parks, Facilities & Fields


The Town of Cornelius provides an abundance of parks, trails, recreational areas, open spaces and recreation and arts centers. These public facilities preserve and enhance the quality of life and the environment for the citizens of Cornelius. The Town has 262 acres of developed parks, seven miles of trails and greenways and over 120 acres of undeveloped greenway and park land.

Our Facilities

The Parks & Recreation Department maintains:

Facility & Field Rentals 

Get more information on renting shelters, fields and courts.

Field Conditions

View our Field Conditions, including dimensions and distances, as well as weather-related closures. 
Please note our Weather Hotline number is 704-896-2460, ext. 290.  

Other Recreation Areas

Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation maintains several parks on Lake Norman that are located in the Town of Cornelius. Visit the links below for more information on these facilities and others:

Comprehensive Parks & Greenways Master Plan

The Cornelius Town Board approved the 2015-2025 Parks & Greenways Master Plan on June 15, 2015.