Jacobson Park is featured on 216 acres in east Lexington. The park includes both a reservoir and a golf course. The gorgeous, green slopes are ideal for a lazy afternoon picnic, and there are also basketball courts, and a dog park. The reservoir is fresh and inviting, and is the perfect spot to take a swim or rent a paddleboat and sail across the waters.
4001 Athens-Boonesboro Road, Lexington, KY, USA, +1 859 288 2900
Located near downtown Lexington, Woodland Park was once part of a local estate, and has been open to the public since 1882. The park has a long history of hosting lavish events for the city’s elite on its rolling lawns. Today, the park has an indoor aquatic center with a pool and play area for children, as well as spa facilities. In addition to this, there is a lake, tennis courts, and an impressive skate park that draws an eclectic and energetic crowd of skateboarders and spectators.
601 E High St, Lexington, KY, USA, +1 859 288 2900
Located in district two of Lexington, Masterson Station Park is a nearly 700 acre green area. The park has equestrian facilities, and offers lessons from beginners to more advanced riders. There is a dog park, soccer and football fields, and a pavilion to be rented out for special functions. Spend a weekend in this luscious park by renting out one of the shelters, grill some food, and enjoy the scenic surroundings.
3501 Leestown Road, Lexington, KY, USA, +1 859 253 0328