Parks & Recreation

Onslow County is provides many Parks and Recreation opportunties.   Visitors and residentes enjoy beautiful natural environments and recreational activities.  Visit our parks, beaches, running trails and walkways.

Onslow Pines Park

The park contains the following facilities: 

* Department Administrative Office.

* 4 lighted tennis courts.

* 2 lighted regulation-size basketball courts.

* 1 regulation combination baseball, softball, football, and soccer field.

* 1 Little League baseball field.

* 3 regulation sand volleyball courts.

* 2 covered pavilions for picnics and meetings with pig-cooking areas.

* Five designated picnics areas with grills, trash receptacles, and nearby restrooms.

* A Nature Trail 4/10 of mile long with rest shelters and 20 interpretative stations of foliage species common to the area.

* A tot-lot play area that consists of 2 mini-pavilions, swings, slides, buck-a-bout and picnic tables.

* A 9/10 of mile Jogging Fitness trail, 5080 ft. long (200 ft. short of a mile) with exercise stations.

* A 7-1/2 acre Arena area with a separate stage area, which may be used for horse shows, dog shows, and special events.

* A senior citizen outdoor recreation area containing a Rotary Pavilion with restrooms, shuffleboard, lawn bowling green, outdoor checkers/chess tables, grills, picnic tables, croquet, and horse shoe pits.

* Parking for 300 vehicles is available.

1244 Onslow Pines Road, Jacksonville


Dedicated in August 1976. Consists of 55+ acres located 3 miles south of Jacksonville, NC on Onslow Pines Road (NC State Road 1116) turn at the Harley Davidson Store.


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