Denison Parks and Recreation Department

Denison Parks and Recreation Department
Business Address
531 W Chestnut St
Zip Code
(903) 463-5116

In addition to maintaining the beautiful city parks and recreational facilities, the Denison Parks and Recreation Department also coordinates a number of recreational activities for all ages.

18 Hole Disc Golf Course @ Munson Park
Adult Softball Leagues and Tournaments
Girls Softball – Ages 5-15 yrs. old
Lil’ Rookies Program – Boys & Girls Ages 3 & 4 yrs. old
Jazzercise Fitness Classes
Summer Track-Youth
I Like Ike 5K Race
Mens Church Basketball
Coed Indoor Volleyball
Fishing Derbies-YOUTH/ADULTS
Park Rentals for Family Reunions, Weddings, etc.

Waterloo Pool – INDOOR Swimming Pool with:

  • Swim Lessons
  • Fitness Classes
  • Recreation Swim
  • Lap Swim
  • Pool Parties
  • Denison Dolphin Swim Team

Waterloo Lake – 100 Waterloo Lake Drive, Denison, TX 75020


  • .75 mile paved walking track
  • 52.00 surface acre lake
  • 148.00 total acres in the park
  • Benches
  • Culpepper Softball Complex
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Large pavilion with tables
  • Multiple playground units
  • Nature trail around the lake
  • Newly developed fishing pond
  • Tables
  • Waterloo Baseball Park
  • Waterloo Pool

Rental Opportunities

Waterloo Lake also rents the pavilion and building at a low rate for your party, reunion, wedding, or get together. Contact the Parks and Recreation Department by calling (903) 463-5116 for details.

Denison Senior Citizen Center (SNAP)

This 60-by-40 foot room with tables and chairs is great for weddings, receptions, family reunions, and birhtday parties is located at 531 W Chestnut Street, Denison, TX 75021

Smith Indoor Practice Facility

The Smith Indoor Practice Facility was made possible by the gracious contribution of the W Aubrey and Clara Blackford Smith Foundation. It is available for rentals and parties on a “first come, first served basis”. The facility has 2 batting cages, 1 softball pitching machine and 1 baseball pitching machine, 2 portable pitching mounds and 2 areas for soft toss or tee work. The facility is $25 per hour. Anyone interested in reserving the facility as an individual, group or team must schedule rentals through the Denison Parks and Recreation Department at (903) 463-5116.

Do you want to reserve Waterloo Lake building and/or pavilion, Munson pavilion, Forest Park or Katy Plaza?  Follow the link to to make your reservation today!

Denison Parks

Forest Park

George Hopkins Park

Heritage Park

Jones Park

Katy Plaza

Martin Luther King Park

Mini Park

Munson Park

Ray Park

T-Bar Softball Complex

Terrell Griggs Marshall Legacy Park

Texoma Health Foundation Park

Waterloo Lake Regional Park

Waterloo Dog Park


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