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Alamance Parks

Main Office:
3916 R. Dean Coleman Road Burlington, NC 27215
Ph (336) 229-2410 (weekdays) and (336) 570-6759 (weekends)
FAX (336) 229-2411
Email: recinfo[at]alamance-nc[dot]com

ACRPD Mission Statement

The Alamance County Recreation and Parks Department will provide parks, trails and programs that inspire visitors and welcome all participants.

General Info

-Kayaking at Cedarock Park depends on the water level in the creek. Please call the park office to check availability (336) 229-2410 or (336) 570-6759.

-Alamance Parks is operating on fall hours through October 31st. Cedarock Park will be open 8:00am to 8:00pm. Haw River Trail parks and paddle accesses will be open 8:00am to 7:00pm. 



Youth Football Standings

Visit the Athletics page to view the Youth Football standings. Updated 10/20/2016.

October Newsletter

Click here to view the October newsletter. It's an exciting month with lots of programs and special events!

Youth Basketball Signups Open

Youth basketball registration is now open on Recdesk. Please register by October 24th. The Coaches' Organizational Meeting will be held October 27th. Practices start in November with games beginning in January. For important details please see the Youth Basketball tab on the Athletics page


Coming Up- New Programs!

Cornhole at Eli Whitney Community Center. Thursday, October 27th, 6:15-8:00pm. Eli Whitney Community Center. Join us for cornhole after open gym. Family friendly, free & open to the public.

Survival 101. Saturday, October 29th, 3:00-4:30pm. Pleasant Grove Community Center. Ready for deer season? What about worst case scenario- getting lost in the woods? A workshop for youths ages 10-16 on basic survival skills if you get lost in the woods. Families welcome, hands-on activities limited to the kids. Space is limited please register on RecDesk.

Spooky Woods Survival. Sunday, October 30th, 2:00-3:30pm. Cedarock Park Stage.  Ready for Halloween? How about the woods? A workshop for youths ages 7-12 on basic survival skills if you get lost in the woods, especially after dark. Families welcome, hands-on activities limited to the kids. Space is limited please register on RecDesk.

First Wednesdays Yoga in the Park. Wednesday, November 2nd, 5:30-6:30pm. Cedarock Park Stage. Join us to relax after work with yoga in the park the first Wednesday of every month. Great for all experience levels. Free & no sign up required. This session will likely be the last before it's too chilly so be sure to join us! Details on Facebook.

Cedarock Campout. Saturday-Sunday November 5th-6th, 3:00pm-11:00am. Cedarock Park. How long has it been since you enjoyed a night in a tent? Join us at Cedarock Park for an entertainment-filled night under the stars. Alamance Parks invites you to come participate in this social campout event designed to capture the fun and special atmosphere of group camping. It’s great for first-time campers and the camping enthusiast alike. Rekindle your love for the outdoors and camping while meeting some new folks. For full details and to sign up please visit RecDesk.

Trailathlon. Saturday, November 12th, 8:30am-finish. Saxapahaw. Join the Haw River Trail and the community of Saxapahaw for the 3rd Annual Trailathlon, a Haw River Trail benefit. This multi-sport adventure race starts with a two-mile round trip paddle on Saxapahaw Lake, a seven-mile rolling countryside bike ride, and finishes with a hilly 5K trail run. Untimed, family friendly. Additional information is available on the Facebook event page. Registration is open on RecDesk.