Parks and Trails

Danville's Parks and Trail system have created recreational opportunities for walkers, runners, bikers, and athletes of all types.  With nearly 1000 acres of land, 9 miles of paved trail, and over 30 miles of mountain bike and hiking trails, there are endless opportunities to explore and discover the beautiful surroundings of Danville.

Major Parks

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Anglers Park
381-acre park which has an extensive paved and unpaved trail system, picnic shelter, river access and a boat ramp.
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Ballou Park
107-acre park with indoor facilities, picnic sites and shelters, paved and unpaved trails, and an 18-hole disc golf course.
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Dan Daniel Memorial Park
180-acre waterfront park with athletic fields, paved and unpaved trails, picnic shelters, river access, Veterans' Memorial, and minor league baseball's Danville Braves.
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Evans Park

107 acres available for future development.




Just over 11 miles of paved trail along the Dan River connects the historic River District, Anglers Park, Dan Daniel Memorial Park, and local businesses.
Danville Riverwalk Tour
Mountain Bike Trails
Over 30 miles of unpaved trails provides enjoyment for beginner, intermediate and experienced hikers and bikers. Voted best in the state!

Small Parks & Playgrounds

Abreu--Grogan Park
3 acres with river access, a picnic site, and boat house to rent canoes, kayaks, and paddle boards.

Camilla Williams Park
This 7-acre park on Memorial Drive has pretty river views, fishing, playgrounds, and picnic shelters.

H.B. Moorefield Park
8-acre park off of 58 west has a picnic site.

M.C. Martin Park
This 4-acre park is located across from Camilla-Williams Park and has a picnic site.
Bark Park
This 3-acre park is adjacent to Coates Recreation Center and is the only area in the city where dogs are able to run around lease-free.

Doyle Thomas Park
This 4-acre neighborhood park located on Green Street has a basketball court, picnic site, and playground.

Grove Park
This 15-acre neighborhood park has a basketball court, picnic shelter, and playground.

Pumpkin Creek Park
34 acres of mostly undeveloped land, this park has athletic fields, a basketball court, a picnic shelter, and a playground.