Parks and Recreation
The mission of the Flower Mound Parks and Recreation Department is to enhance the quality of life for the residents of Flower Mound by providing:
- Cultural arts
- Multi-generational athletic facilities
- Nature trails
- Outstanding customer service
- Recreational services
Future Park in Canyon Falls DevelopmentThe Town of Flower Mound Parks and Recreation Division (PARD) recently surveyed Canyon Falls’ residents to determine which amenities should be included in the 10.25-acre park located on Stonecrest Road, which will serve approximately 179 new homes.
During the November 30 public meeting, 42 participants prioritized the amenities in the following order:
- Playground, 29 votes
- Pavilion, 20 votes
- Outdoor adult fitness equipment, 15 votes
- Basketball court, 15 votes
- Spray pad, 9 votes
- Restrooms, 6 votes
- Teen activity area, 0 votes
- Adult activity area, 0 votes
- Playground, Score: 8.45
- Basketball court, Score: 7.14
- Pavilion, Score: 6.45
- Outdoor fitness equipment, Score: 6.40
- Spray pad, Score: 5.90
- Game tables, Score: 5.90
- Restrooms, Score: 5.67
- Adult activity area, Score: 5.61
- Parking, Score: 5.32
- Teen activity area, Score: 5.21
- Pickleball, Score: 4.47
Using the survey results, Parks and Recreation staff has partnered with MESA landscape design consultants to prepare two design options for consideration by the Town of Flower Mound Parks Board and Town Council this spring. More information will be provided, when available, regarding meeting dates.
Heritage Park Phase 2B
Heritage Park Phase 2B is now completed and open to the public! Phase 2B improvements included 88 additional lighted parking spaces; a one-acre pond with boardwalk, fountain, underwater LED lighting, and a waterfall feature; 11 picnic stations with tables; and additional concrete trails. The Parks and Recreation Division is working hard to enhance the quality of life for Flower Mound residents, including updating and renovating many Flower Mound playgrounds and parks.
Twin Coves Park - Closed For Renovation/Construction
Twin Coves Park is currently closed as the Town is currently constructing 19 furnished cabins and 18 new RV slips, in addition to a variety of other amenities. Construction began in January of 2016, and the park is expected to reopen in the spring of 2017 due to weather delays and lake flooding.
Texas Parks and Wildlife Grant for Twin Coves Park Project
Thanks to a $400,000 Texas Parks and Wildlife Outdoor Recreation grant, the Town of Flower Mound will be able to add a few more wish list items to the planned Twin Coves Park upgrades which began early this year. Crews are constructing 19 furnished cabins and 18 new RV slips, in addition to a variety of other amenities including: small craft launch with fishing pier, disc golf course, playground, two 25’ x 35’ pavilions, grass volleyball court, a great lawn area, nature trails, and a lake overlook area with a fire pit and seating. Each RV slip will be equipped with the latest 50 amp utility hookups that will accommodate the newest and largest RVs.
Flower Mound Parks and Recreation Win Gold Medal Award
The Town of Flower Mound was recently recognized for its excellence in the field of Parks and Recreation Management by the Texas Recreation and Parks Society (TRAPS). The Town was selected to receive the 2015 Texas Gold Medal Award, which honors communities throughout the state that demonstrate excellence in long-range planning, resource management, community programs and events, marketing efforts, and agency recognition during the last three years. Flower Mound is the only Class III city (Populations 50,001 to 100,000) in the state to receive this designation in 2015. The TRAPS award was officially presented at the TRAPS Annual Institute in Abilene on March 5, and a presentation was made at the Town's PALS Board meeting on March 17 (pictured).
The Parks and Recreation Division is working hard to enhance the quality of life of Flower Mound residents, including updating and renovating many Flower Mound playgrounds and parks. Take a look at the Park Improvements page, or submit a request to improve your favorite park.
Flower Mound Park Pavilions
Rent one of our beautiful park pavilions for your next party or event. The Parks and Recreation Division maintains several pavilions throughout the Town including the newest pavilion at The Heritage Park of Flower Mound, adjacent to the Fort Wildflower community built playground. Park facility reservations can be scheduled up to six months in advance. Reservations must be made in person at the CAC during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.). For more information, call 972.874.6300, or visit our reservations page.
Adventures Online Registration
The Town of Flower Mound is excited to offer online registration through the Adventures Online Registration system. Residents can access up-to-date information and register for Recreation, Athletics, and Senior programming, and renew their CAC memberships 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Parks and Trails Master Plan Map
Be sure to check back periodically for updates to the Parks & Trail Map. Trail sections are constantly changing from proposed to existing as the Town continues to develop. If you have any comments or questions regarding the map, feel free to contact Kari Biddix, Park Development Manager, at (972) 874-6278 or Kari.Biddix@flower-mound.com.
Download the Flower Mound Parks and Trails Map