If you’re hankering for a fun day in the great outdoors, Winston-Salem has a wealth of options for you. Check out Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Carolinas’ guide to the best parks and recreational activities in Winston-Salem.
If you and Fido need to spend some quality time together, head over to Washington Park. On the weekends, man’s best friend will find a plethora of four-legged playmates. It’s a cat’s worst nightmare. Washington Park also boasts basketball courts (for people), wooded trails, and a variety of shaded picnic areas.
Do you need some outdoor exercise? Put a trip to Hanes Park on your itinerary. This place has facilities for tennis, and softball. Runners love the well maintained track, and youngsters will have a blast on the newly installed playground.
If you want to ride something down a trail, whether it's a bicycle, horse, or a pair of roller skates, then Tanglewood is the spot for you. They have trails suitable for all of the above, not to mention a challenging golf course, tennis courts, paddleboats, and a pool (with awesome slides). If you happen to be visiting during wintertime, make a point of seeing the Festival of Lights. You’ll be happy you did.