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2018_Cobb CommunityProfiles Magazine

2018_Cobb CommunityProfiles Magazine

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court; playground; 3 picnic pavilions; 2 concession buildings; recreation center; Fair Oaks Tennis Center (12 courts); sand volleyball court Fullers Park 3499 Robinson Road Info: 2 picnic pavilions; playground; 4 tennis courts; 5 baseball fields; baseball/football field; football/soccer field; 3 concession buildings; batting cages; Fullers Recreation Center Harrison Park 2653 Shallowford Road Info: picnic pavilion; 3 playgrounds; 2 concession buildings; 7 baseball fields; batting cages; Harrison Tennis Center (16 courts) Henry Memorial Park 81 Reynolds St. Info: 3.5 acres; 2 basketball half courts; playground; 1/5 mile walking trail; multipurpose field; reservable group pavilion Hurt Road Park 990 Hurt Road Info: 4 softball fields; batting cages; picnic pavilion; 2 concession buildings; 4 tennis courts; basketball court; walking trail; playground Jim Miller Park 2245 Callaway Road Info: 2 exhibit halls; market plaza; equestrian facility; fitness trail; midway; 44 campsites; 6 concession buildings; lake; cross-country track Laurel Park 151 Manning Road Info: 25 acres; 13 tennis courts; pro shop; 2 reservable group pavilions; 1-mile walking track; playground; two ponds; sand volleyball court; basketball court; picnic table and grills; 2 shuffleboard courts; multipurpose field Lewis Park 475 Campbell Hill St. Info: 6.9 acres; playground; 4 lighted tennis courts; dog park; paved walking path; softball field Mount Bethel Park 4777 Lower Roswell Road Info: baseball field; batting cages; concession building Oregon Park 145 Old Hamilton Road Info: 8 baseball fields; 3 picnic pavilions; playground; disc golf course; 4 tennis courts; batting cages; walking trail; concession building 26 Sandy Plains Park 2977 Gordy Parkway NE Info: Playground; 4 softball fields; batting cages; concession building Sewell Park 2055 Lower Roswell Road Info: Picnic pavilion; playground; 5 baseball fields; 2 concession buildings; 3 baseball fields; 4 tennis courts; batting cages; outdoor swimming pool; walking trail Shaw Park 900 Shaw Park Road Info: 5 baseball fields; batting cages; 4 tennis courts; multipurpose court; 2 picnic pavilions; 2 playgrounds; concession building; adjacent to Northeast Cobb Community Center Sweat Mountain Park 4346 Steinhauer Road Info: 3 baseball fields; batting cages; 2 practice fields; 4 tennis courts; playground; picnic pavilion; concession building; dog park Terrell Mill Park 480 Terrell Mill Road Info: 2 picnic pavilions; playground; 4 softball fields; Terrell Mill Tennis Center (8 courts); concession building; soccer field Victory Park 823 South Park Drive Info: 6.7 acres; playgrounds; multipurpose field; reservable group pavilion; picnic pavilion; picnic tables Wildwood Park 1050 Barclay Circle Info: 28.11 acres; 2.5 miles of hiking trails; 1-mile jogging trail; picnic pavilions; playground; dog park POWDER SPRINGS Lost Mountain Park 4845 Dallas Highway Info: 8 softball fields; baseball field; 2 football/soccer fields; Ward Recreation Center; 3 concession buildings; 2 playgrounds; 3 picnic pavilions; Lost Mountain Tennis Center (12 courts); batting cages; walking tracks; 2 fishing ponds; West Cobb Senior Center Powder Springs Park 3899 Brownsville Road Info: Outdoor swimming pool; 7 baseball fields; playground; picnic pavilion; concession building Wild Horse Creek Park 3820 Macedonia Road Info: 6 softball fields; baseball field; soccer/football field; BMX track; equestrian facility; 5 concession buildings; playground; horseshoe pit; fishing pond; Ron Anderson Recreation Center; Ron Anderson Community Center; 4 tennis courts; picnic pavilion; walking trail SMYRNA Brinkley Park 1270 Hunter St. Info: Adjacent to the American Legion Center and Legion Field; ball fields; batting cages; playground; picnic facilities; meeting room Burger Park 680 Glendale Place Info: Dog park Chuck Camp Park 2270 Benson Poole Road Info: 16 acres; baseball fields; multiuse field; playground; pavilion; walking trail; concessions Jonquil Park 2801 Park Road Info: 14.1 acres; multipurpose fields; playground; pavilion; walking trail Lake Court Park 3500 Lake Drive Info: 12.6 acres; off-leash dog area; playground; volleyball court; bocce court; pavilion; open space Rhyne Park 4145 King Springs Road Info: 2 playgrounds; 3 picnic pavilions; concession building; 2 softball fields; 4 tennis courts; batting cages Rose Garden Park 1870 Teasley Road Info: 9 acres; tennis; basketball; sand volleyball courts; walking trail; playground; pavilions; open space Taylor-Brawner Park 3180 Atlanta Road Info: 10 acres; Brawner Hall and Taylor- Brawner House (restored historic buildings for meeting and reception rental); lawns; walking trail; gazebo; pavilions; playground Tolleson Park and Pool 3590 King Springs Road Info: Ball fields; soccer field; sand volleyball court; playground; pool; tennis courts CommunityProfiles >> 2017/2018

In addition to the many parks and recreational facilities around the county, Cobb also has myriad other ways for residents to stay active. From adult and children’s organized sports leagues run by the county parks and recreation department to chain fitness gyms and the country’s largest recreational tennis league, the options are limitless. 24/7 Workout 800 Whitlock Ave. NW, Suite 106, Marietta (678) 355-5530 Fit in a workout any time at this 24/7 exercise facility. Acworth Sports Complex 4000 S. Main St., Acworth (770) 917-1234 This 42-acre park includes batting cages and multiple football and baseball fields. It is home to the Acworth Baseball, Acworth Football and Acworth Cheerleading Associations. Al Bishop Softball Complex 1082 Al Bishop Drive, Marietta (770) 528-8860 This county park includes five softball fields. ALTA www.altatennis.org Multiple locations With 82,000 members, ALTA is the country’s largest recreational tennis league. Visit the website for league and season information. AMF Marietta Lanes 565 Cobb Parkway, Marietta (770) 427-4696 Try your hand at bowling in one of AMF’s 32 lanes. Anytime Fitness 1625 Ridenour Blvd., Suite 305, Kennesaw (678) 275-2021 4480 S Cobb Dr SE, Smyrna (770) 431-9470 3721 New Macland Road, Powder Springs (770) 222-0277 1727 Mars Hill Road, Suite 13, Acworth (770) 421-6000 In addition to being open 24 hours, a membership at Anytime Fitness allows patrons access to all of the gym’s locations. The Bar Method 1281 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 112, Marietta (770) 578-4655 A comprehensive cardio and core workout that uses a wall-mounted bar and floor exercises. Brunswick Zone Austell 2750 Austell Road SW, Marietta (770) 435-2120 Enjoy bowling, laser tag, arcade games and party space all in one location. Central Aquatic Center 520 Fairground St., Marietta (770) 528-8465 One of the county’s four indoor aquatic centers; open year-round. Sports in Cobb Cobb Gymnastics Center 542 S. Fairground St. SE, Marietta (770) 528-8475 Classes for kids begin as early as age 2. Cobblestone Golf Course 4200 Nance Road, Acworth (770) 917-5151 Located on the banks of Lake Acworth, this course has been highly rated by Golf Digest magazine. CrossFit East Cobb 4696 Lower Roswell Road, Suite 700, Marietta (770) 977-8575 CrossFit South Cobb 1600 Roswell St., Smyrna (404) 310-5332 Crank up your workout with CrossFit, which combines functional movements with high intensity. Gold’s Gym 2840 East West Connector, Suite 200, Austell (770) 432-8688 Founded in 1965, this gym chain offers classes, corporate wellness and personal training. L.A. Fitness 2995 Cobb Parkway, Atlanta (770) 956-9093 1025 East West Connector, Building 2, Austell (770) 432-4262 State-of-the-art facilities in convenient locations. Midtown Athletic Club at Windy Hill 135 Interstate N Parkway SE, Atlanta (770) 953-1100 This state-of-the-art facility includes tennis, a spa, pool, personal training and a pro shop. Mountain View Aquatic Center 2650 Gordy Parkway, Marietta (770) 509-4925 One of the county’s four indoor aquatic centers; open year-round. Mud Creek Soccer Complex 5600 Ernest Barrett Parkway, Powder Springs (770) 528- 8816 Youth soccer leagues play at this park, which includes three full-sized and two half-sized soccer fields. Orangetheory Fitness 1401 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 320, Marietta (678) 920-9455 This innovative workout uses the science of heart-rate-based treadmill interval training in a group setting for maximum weight loss. Powder Springs Pool (outdoor) 3899 Brownsville Road, Powder Springs (770) 439-3615 Season passes are available, or pay the nominal admission fee. Sewell Park Pool (outdoor) 2055 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta (770) 509-2741 Season passes are available, or pay the nominal admission fee. South Cobb Aquatic Center 875 Six Flags Drive, Austell (770) 739-3180 One of the county’s four indoor aquatic centers; open year-round. West Cobb Aquatic Center 3675 Macland Road, Powder Springs (770) 222-6700 One of the county’s four indoor aquatic centers; open year-round. CommunityProfiles >> 2017/2018 27