Forsyth County Parks & Recreation

Big Creek Greenway Status
As of Monday, July 12, 2021: The Big Creek Greenway is open for users in the following sections: Fowler Park north to Bethelview Rd, Kelly Mill Rd. north to Hwy 20 and Spot Rd. Connector north to Sawnee Mountain Preserve. 
The trail is closed in the following areas for repairs: McFarland Pkwy. north to Fowler Park and Bethelview Rd. north to Kelly Mill Rd. The Union Hill Trailhead is also closed.
Updates will be provided as they are available.  

Stay Updated

  • Adult Social Dance Instructor Needed
  • Gymnastics Coaches Needed for Fall
  • Big Creek Greenway Closures
  • Trails at Matt Community Park
  • Caney Creek Preserve Improvements
  • Community Input Sought for Matt Community Park Recreation Center

Comprehensive Master Plan Update

This Parks and Recreation Comprehensive Master Plan Update is a ten year vision plan that will provide County staff and elected officials with a road map through 2026. The plan will help guide decision making and actions as the County balances the challenges and opportunities of rapid growth over the next decade. This Plan was carefully crafted by staff, the public, volunteers, and with the assistance of outside experts to ensure that future generations will have adequate parks, greenways and open space.