The region's parks offer a wide range of activities, including playgrounds, picnic shelters, walking trails, bike paths, fishing holes, sports facilities and more. To help you make the most of the offerings, Sunday Stories is highlighting one park each week. This week's featured park is a quiet, neighborhood park in Kingsport.
Rotherwood Heights Neighborhood Park3415 W. Virginia StreetKingsport
About the park: Rotherwood Heights Park, located on Virginia Avenue in Kingsport, is a public park that's open from dawn until dark. It has a short natural surface walking trail, a basketball goal, parking, playground equipment and picnic shelters. It is located next to Mount Zion Baptist Church, just off of West Stone Drive. There are four picnic shelters equipped with charcoal grills available for family picnics and barbecues. A large grassy area, combined with the park's playground equipment, gives kids an opportunity to get some exercise while their parents watch from afar. The gazebo, shelters and nearby trees provide some cool shade on hot days. For more active visitors, there is also a walking trail and a basketball court where visitors can shoot some hoops.
Park Features: Large grassy area, basketball court, playground equipment, picnic shelters, and a walking trail.
For more information: (423) 229-9457