Caddo Parish Parks & Recreation

Providing quality of life and leisure services to Caddo Parish citizens and visitors

Our Mission:

The Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation Department is committed to providing quality facilities, recreational programs, and other leisure time activities for the enjoyment, health, and benefit of the residents of Caddo Parish. In carrying out this responsibility, the department provides clean, safe park facilities throughout the Parish and a variety of recreational programs to ensure a positive experience for all our visitors.

Our Vision:

To enhance and improve the quality of life of all residents and visitors of Caddo Parish. The Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation Department will provide excellent customer service through well maintained facilities and highly trained and motivated staff. The programs and services offered will always reflect the wants and needs of our community.

Find a Park Site…

The Parish of Caddo Department of Parks and Recreation is responsible for providing quality of life/leisure services to Caddo Parish citizens and visitors. The department maintains 16 sites throughout the Parish that include boat launches, ball fields, RV campground, multi-use trails, playgrounds and a nature center featuring a staffed visitor center with exhibits and live animals.

Find a Program…

The department also offers a wide variety of programming, including educational nature programs, athletics, health & wellness activities, festivals and special events, outdoor recreation, and assists local municipalities with festival, events, and park development.

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Mark your calendars!!!! The Town of Mooringsport is hosting their Christmas Block Party, Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Edwin Tuttle Currie Park.Image attachmentImage attachment
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Mark your calendars!!!! The Town of Mooringsport is hosting their Christmas Block Party, Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Edwin Tuttle Currie Park. ... See MoreSee Less

Tis the season for healthy habits!  As we anxiously prepare for holiday celebrations with our friends and family, we often times lose sight of the healthy habits weve adopted and nurtured throughout the year.
This year, put self-care and healthy living on the top of the Christmas list with public health- Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation 12 days of FITMAS.

Complete a variety of exercises and healthy habits throughout the month of December for a chance to find a free week of fitness with D1 Training underneath your tree.
(some exercises includes going on a 15 minute walk and healthy habits include eating fruits and vegetable in a meal)

This event will begin December 13, 2021.  Lets get started.  If youre in post #12daysoffitmas.  To have your friends and family to join send them the link below and have them to join.
-https://www.facebook.com/groups/410434607421712

For additional information contact Mary Murphy at mmurphy@caddo.org or 318-220-6284.
2 days ago

Tis the season for healthy habits! As we anxiously prepare for holiday celebrations with our friends and family, we often times lose sight of the healthy habits we've adopted and nurtured throughout the year.
This year, put self-care and healthy living on the top of the Christmas list with public health- Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation 12 days of FITMAS.

Complete a variety of exercises and healthy habits throughout the month of December for a chance to find a free week of fitness with D1 Training underneath your tree.
(some exercises includes going on a 15 minute walk and healthy habits include eating fruits and vegetable in a meal)

This event will begin December 13, 2021. Let's get started. If you're in post #12daysoffitmas. To have your friends and family to join send them the link below and have them to join.
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For additional information contact Mary Murphy at mmurphy@caddo.org or 318-220-6284.
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This independent walking program is designed to get adults/seniors who are inactive, up and moving in 2021. Individuals will set weekly/monthly personal walking step goals and report walking numbers to our parks and recreation program coordinator or post them in this group. Incentive prizes will be given to individuals with the most steps from December 6 -31, 2021.  For additional information, contact Mary Murphy at (318) 220-6284 or mmurphy@caddo.org.  Lets get moving!

To join click the link below to join the group.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1026784954812702
2 days ago

This independent walking program is designed to get adults/seniors who are inactive, up and moving in 2021. Individuals will set weekly/monthly personal walking step goals and report walking numbers to our parks and recreation program coordinator or post them in this group. Incentive prizes will be given to individuals with the most steps from December 6 -31, 2021. For additional information, contact Mary Murphy at (318) 220-6284 or mmurphy@caddo.org. Let's get moving!

To join click the link below to join the group.
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Holiday safety tips.
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Nature Ornament Workshop, Saturday, December 11 from 10am-1pm. Create and take home ornaments from natural and recycled materials. Free, stop by anytime during event hours. ...

From fun and festive events to health and wellness programs, the Winter Program Guide has something for everyone. Check out the line-up on our website here: https://caddoparks.org/programs-activities-month-view/ ...

5 miles of trail through a beautiful fall forest waiting for you at Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park. Visit Wednesday-Saturday 8am-5pm and Sunday 1pm-5pm! Learn more at caddoparks.org ...

Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! If you need to walk that turkey off or take the family out for some fresh air all Caddo Parish parks are open and accessible throughout the holiday weekend with exception of Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park. The nature park is closed on Thursday, November 25 and otherwise operating on regular schedule of Wednesday through Saturday 8am-5pm and Sunday 1pm-5pm.
Find more information on all our park sites at https://caddoparks.org/parkmap/
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Recent Tweets

Nature Ornament Workshop, Saturday, December 11 from 10am-1pm. Create and take home ornaments from natural and recycled materials. Free, stop by anytime during event hours. @ Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park https://www.instagram.com/p/CXBrfxOFndy/?utm_medium=twitter

5 miles of trail through a beautiful fall forest waiting for you at Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park. Visit Wednesday-Saturday 8am-5pm and Sunday 1pm-5pm! Learn more at http://caddoparks.org https://www.instagram.com/p/CW8YMO4sI8Z/?utm_medium=twitter

Just posted a photo @ Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park https://www.instagram.com/p/CVlGG0fPGVh/?utm_medium=twitter