Park and Recreation

Director: Lucy Dolman

Mission Statement: To provide and preserve quality parks and recreation opportunities for all Tulsa citizens.

Vision Statement: To create a quality park system that meets the community's need for recreation and learning opportunities to benefit health and well-being.

Tulsa Parks manages 141 parks covering roughly 8,278 acres. This includes two nature centers, seven community centers with fitness facilities, gymnasiums and meeting rooms. There are 66 miles of walking trails, two skate parks, two dog parks, and five swimming pools. In addition, there are 186 sports fields, 93 playgrounds, 111 tennis courts, 12 water playgrounds, 21 splash pads, 61 picnic shelters, four golf courses and five disc golf courses.