All Places

  • Tatum Heights Park

    Located at Cedarview and Cindy Streets, Tatum Heights Park is a neighborhood park that offers a basketball court, drinking fountain, game tables, hiking/walking, a multiple use field, natural areas, playground equipment, and a softball field.

  • Oakdale Park

    Located at 940 N. Oakland Avenue, Oakdale Park offers hiking/walking, natural areas, parking, and age-appropriate play structures.

  • Marberry Arboretum

    Located at South Wall and W. Pleasant Hill Road intersection, Marberry Arboretum is home to more than 100 genera, 600 species and 20,000 plants. The arboretum offers 25 acres of walking/hiking paths, beautiful trees, picnic tables, a pond, fishing, and parking.

  • LIFE Community Center

    Located at 2500 W. Sunset Drive, the LIFE Community Center offers a wide variety of programs and accommodations. This facility has a heated indoor pool, an exercise room, a preschool, and meeting rooms for birthday parties, classes and community meetings.

  • Parrish Park

    Located at 2500 W. Sunset Drive, Parrish Park offers flower beds, hiking/walking, multiple use fields, natural areas, parking and multiple soccer fields. Restrooms are available from Spring until cold weather arrives.

  • Hickory Ridge Golf Course

    The beautiful 18 hole championship public golf course will offer a challenge to golfers of all skill levels. Hickory Ridge is a unique course where the fairways are long, the sand and water hazards are demanding and the greens are smooth.

  • Hickory Lodge

    Hickory Lodge, located at 1115 W. Sycamore Street, is one of the jewels of the Carbondale Park District. The stately Lodge with its acreage of lush landscaping highlights the four seasons we enjoy here in Southern Illinois and provides a quiet, outdoor setting for walking, picnicking, and leisure activities.

  • Evergreen Park

    Located at 901 West Pleasant Hill Road and adjacent to the Carbondale Reservoir, picturesque Evergreen Park offers playground equipment, natural areas, hiking/walking, fishing, picnicking, shelters, BBQ grills, baseball and softball fields, parking, drinking fountains. Restrooms are available from Spring until cold weather arrives. Evergreen Park is home to Jaycee and Read more [...]

  • Attucks Park

    Located at 400 – 800 North Wall Street, Attucks Park offers playground equipment, BBQ grills, picnicking, parking, walking/hiking, basketball courts, soccer fields, football fields, tennis, and multi-use shelters.  

  • Lenus Turley Park

    Located at 1010 North Glenview, beautiful Turley Park offers playground equipment, shelters, parking, flower beds, game tables, picnicking, restrooms and drinking fountains.

Park District

P.O. Box 1326,
Carbondale, IL 62903-1326

LIFE Community Center

2500 W. Sunset Dr, Carbondale
(618) 549-4222 or (618) 549-6565

Super Splash Park

P.O. Box 1326
Carbondale, IL
Located at: 625 S. Lewis Lane

Hickory Ridge Golf Center

2727 W. Glenn Rd, Carbondale
(618) 529-4386

Hickory Lodge Administration

1115 W. Sycamore, Carbondale
(618) 529-4147

Park Operations & Maintenance Office

108 N. Williams, Carbondale
(618) 529-4149

Alice Wright Early Childhood Center

2500 W. Sunset Dr, Carbondale
(618) 549-4646

Kids Korner

101 N. Glenview, Carbondale
(618) 457-7356
Oct 14 Agenda for Board of Commissioners