Parks & Recreation
The City of Durant maintains and operates 11 parks. They include:
Billy Miller Park and Field - 902 S 2nd Ave. A 7 Acre Park located at the end of South Section to South 5th Avenues, North of Mineral Bayou. Amenities include: four lighted ball fields (2 softballs and 2 baseballs), concession, restrooms, covered spectator seating, batting cages, playground equipment, open free-play area and paved parking.
Carl Albert Memorial Park & public pool - 1301 Gail Farrell Dr. A 16 acre park located at North Washington Avenue and Carl Albert Drive. Amenities include: public swimming pool, Skateboard Park, three lighted tennis courts, pavilions, gazebo, restrooms, picnic tables, grills, benches, playground equipment, open free-play area and paved jogging/walking trails with large shade trees.
Dixon Durant Park - (Rocket Park) 1020 N 10th Ave. Formerly Northside Park, or Rocket Park, renamed in honor of the founder of Durant. A 6 acre park located on North 10th Avenue between Walnut and Willow Streets. Amenities include: paved parking, benches, grills, ADA accessible restrooms, six lighted tennis courts, basketball court, 1/4 mile walking/jogging track, picnic and pavilion area and playground equipment including swings, jungle gyms, slides and climbers.
Durant Multi-Sports Complex - 1920 SE 3rd Ave. A 47 acre facility. The Durant Multi-Sports Complex is a multipurpose athletic facility located two miles southeast of Durant on Highway 78. The sports complex consists of baseball and softball fields, soccer fields, and a football stadium/track field. 1920 OK-78.
Keithley Park - 316 NE 3rd Ave. A 2.5 acre park located north of the old George Washington School in the 300 block of Northeast Third Avenue. Amenities include: playground equipment, pavilion, paved jogging/walking track, basketball court, ADA accessible restrooms at ball field, lighted little league baseball diamond, and splash pad.
Leonard Morgan Park - 519 SE 3rd Ave. A 5 acre park on Southeast Third Avenue, north of Mineral Bayou. Amenities include: soccer fields, T-ball and one lighted machine-pitch baseball field, concession, playground equipment, paved parking and restrooms.
Lloyd Plyler Park - 426 S 5th Ave. A 5 acre park located on South Fifth Avenue between Louisiana and Mississippi Streets. Amenities include: newly upgraded lighted baseball diamond, batting cages, dressing facilities, concession, restrooms, playground equipment, picnic area, pavilion, and street parking.
Jacob's Park (Remington Hills Park) - 1413 Ruger Dr.
Schuler Park - 923 N 4th Ave. A 2.5 acre park located at North Fourth Avenue and Poplar Street. Amenities include: 20' x 20' pavilion, ADA accessible public restrooms, playground equipment for children of all ages, and grills.
Slaton Park - 524 NE 5th Ave. A 8 acre park located on Northeast Fifth Avenue between Pine and Elm Streets. Amenities include: lighted softball field, paved parking, concession, public restrooms, lighted little league football fields, open free-play area, playground equipment, and several large shade trees.
Lake Durant - Lake Durant road. A 200 acre facility. We currently have 10 camper pads with full hookups. Daily, weekly or monthly rentals. A new approx. 2 mile nature trail was completed last fall. Lake Durant is a great fishing spot (crappie, bass, and catfish). Call Mike Ward @ 580-920-0879 for details.
See the city's park module to see what amenities the parks in Durant have to offer as well as the rules and regulations. The parks are maintained by the City's Parks Department.
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