Parks and Recreation

The City of Clarkston is proud of its parks and recreational facilities that are available for residents and visitors to enjoy for leisure and cultural activities in the community.  Clarkston is home to Milam Park, new playgrounds, modernized tennis courts, six covered pavilions that are available to rent, a shaded dog park, a seasonal swimming pool,  40 Oaks and Friendship Forest Nature Preserve with walking trails. The Clarkston Woman’s Club, built in 1913, is available for private rental for your next special event.

We strive to enhance the well-being of each resident by providing affordable facilities, activities and services that foster active and healthy lifestyles, support positive social interaction, and enhance our community's quality of life.