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Features

  1. Basketball Court
  2. Disc Golf
  3. Fenced in Playground
  4. Grill
  5. High Ropes Course
  6. Picnic Tables
  7. Playground (Ages 2-12)
  8. Restrooms
  9. Swings - Standard
  10. Tennis Courts
  11. Tire Swing
  12. Water Fountain
Bethesda Park Sewer Construction Project

Due to a sewer construction project, foot traffic to certain areas in Bethesda Park is limited. Park users should use caution when accessing the trails in the park. 

The disc golf course at Bethesda Park is closed until further notice.

Basketball Courts Closed April 27
The basketball courts at Bethesda Park will be closed to the public on Tuesday, April 27 for a Durham Parks and Recreation event.

Bethesda Park


With more than 20 acres, this sprawling park is a hot bed for activity and good times. This park features covered basketball and tennis courts, allowing for play in all types of weather! Take a short walk on the trail and find yourself on the disc golf course.

Visit the athletic rentals page for complete details on renting a field or court at Bethesda Park.

Disc Golf Course

Due to a sewer construction project, the disc golf course at Bethesda Park is closed until further notice.

High Ropes Course


Bethesda Park is home to a 22-element High Ropes Discovery Course.

Tennis & Pickleball Assigned Times

DPR has designated specific days and times at Bethesda Park Tennis Courts 1 & 2 for tennis and pickleball play.
Assigned times have been designated to provide opportunities for tennis and pickleball players to share these outdoor courts while our indoor facilities are closed for play due to COVID-19. The schedules will run through July 31, 2021, at which time DPR will evaluate the times and future needs.