Recreation and Parks

Morgan Falls Overlook Park PlaygroundWith more than 950 acres of green space, Sandy Springs residents and visitors, of all ages, can enjoy the many activities found in any one of the city’s 13 (confirm #) parks. The City’s Recreation and Parks department in partnership with the National Park Service, maintain beautiful trails for hiking and exploring along the City’s 22 miles of the Chattahoochee River shoreline.

The City of Sandy Springs takes pride in the facilities it has available so that citizens of all ages can play. Whether tennis is your passion or walking your activity of choice, the City of Sandy Springs has a wealth of recreation resources for you!

Did you know:

  • The Sandy Springs Tennis Center, with 24 lighted courts, was named by Tennis Magazine as "one of the finest public facilities in the country".

  • The parks and recreational facilities in the City of Sandy Springs offer classes in fitness trends that are sweeping the nation, like cardio tennis.

  • Big Trees Forest Preserve offers 1½ miles of peaceful walking trails in a serene, natural environment.

Abernathy Greenway Park Opens!

Abernathy Greenway Park Opens!

Long-awaited Community Park Opened Thursday July 17, 2014

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Abernathy Greenway Linear Park

Abernathy Greenway Linear Park

In 2007, the Sandy Springs Mayor and Council adopted the master plan for the forthcoming Abernathy Greenway Linear Park. The plan includes a plaza, patio, gardens, lighted trails, playgrounds and playable art - features that will offer options for youth and adults and for active and passive recreation.

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