Parks & Greenways

Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation manages and maintains 17 parks and greenways throughout Carmel. In partnership with the Indiana Wildlife Federation (IWF), we are the first park system in the state of Indiana to be certified as wildlife and habitat friendly. 

All parks are open sunrise to sunset, except for approved activities.

Carey Grove Park

14001 N. Carey Road

5 acres

Playgrounds, a 1/2 basketball court, softball back stop, 1/4 mile walking trail through an arboretum, drinking fountain, open greenspace, grill, picnic shelter & bike rack.

Carey Grove Park Map
Central Park North/Central Bark Park 1427 E. 116th Street 12 acres

Greenspace, picnic shelter & restrooms. Central Bark Park (membership required).

Central Park North/Central Bark Park Map
Central Park East Woods 1235 Central Park Drive East 57 acres

Prairie grass, soft surface & paved trails, grills, picnic shelters, restrooms (latrines/no water) & bike rack.

Central Park Map
Central Park West 1195 Central Park Drive West 73 acres

Monon Community Center, The Waterpark, drinking fountain, fishing, prairie grass, soft surface & paved trails, lagoon, restrooms & bike rack.

Central Park Map
Central Park West Commons 920 Central Park Drive West 7 acres

Playground, drinking fountain, splash pad, picnic shelters & restrooms.

Central Park Map
Cherry Tree Park

13720 Hazel Dell Parkway

12 acres

Open greenspace with mature trees scattered throughout.

Cherry Tree Park Map
Flowing Well Park

5100 E. 116th Street

18 acres

Artesian well, fishing, soft surface trails, picnic shelter, grill & bike rack.

Flowing Well Park Map
Founders Park

11675 Hazel Dell Parkway

39 acres

Open greenspace, playground, fishing, prairie grass, soccer/lacrosse field, soft surface & paved trails, drinking fountain, picnic shelter, Wilfong Pavilion & restrooms.

Founders Park Map
Greyhound Trail

931 Rangeline Road to 2450 E. 136th Street

.66 miles

Paved trails that connect Hagan-Burke Trail by the Carmel High School stadium.

Greyhound Trail Map
Hagan-Burke Trail

146th Street & Monon Greenway

1.4 miles

Paved trail connecting Monon Greenway & Greyhound Trail.

Hagan-Burke Trail Map
Hazel Landing Park

10601 Hazel Dell Parkway

44 acres

18 hole disc golf, adjacent to White River, fishing, prairie grass, open greenspace, soft surface trails, seasonal accessible portable toilet & grill.

Hazel Landing Park Map
Lawrence W. Inlow Park

6310 E. Main Street

16 acres

9 hole disc golf (accessible course), splash pad, open greenspace, playgrounds, prairie grass, soft surface trails, grills, picnic shelter, drinking fountain, seasonal restrooms & bike rack.

Lawrence W. Inlow Park Map
Lenape Trace Park

9602 Westfield Boulevard

5 acres

Drinking fountain, open greenspace, paved trails, grill & picnic shelter.

Lenape Trace Park Map
Meadowlark Park

450 Meadow Lane

17 acres

Fishing, open greenspace, playground, basketball court, soft surface & paved trails, grill, picnic shelter, seasonal accessible portable toilet & bike rack.

Meadowlark Park Map
Monon Greenway

96th North to 146th Street

5.2 miles

Paved trail, Zagster bikes for rent, drinking fountains, restrooms & bike rack.

Monon Greenway Map (Carmel Portion)

Indy’s Portion (96th Street south)

Westfield’s Portion (146th Street north; document includes other trails in Westfield)


Prairie Meadow Park

5282 Ivy Hill Drive

5 acres

Prairie grass & 1/4 mile paved trails.

Prairie Meadow Park Map
River Heritage Park

11813 River Road

40 acres

Drinking fountain, adjacent to White River, fishing, open greenspace, playground, sand volleyball courts, amphitheater, grill, picnic shelter & seasonal restrooms.

River Heritage Park Map
Vera J. Hinshaw Nature Preserve

North of I-465

9.8 acres

Undeveloped park with mature woods located east of the Monon Greenway.

Park Map Coming Soon
West Park

2700 W. 116th Street

121 acres

Splash pad, open greenspace, playground, fishing, prairie grass, 2+ miles of soft surface & paved trails, amphitheater, grills, picnic shelters, drinking fountain & restrooms.

Click here to stay up-to-date on our West Park Master Plan progress.

West Park Map
White River Greenway

13410 River Road

1 mile

Adjacent to White River & paved trails through woods.

White River Greenway Map



City of Carmel’s Trails & Bike Routes

Carmel Access Bikeways Routes (click here to learn more about biking in Carmel)



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1235 Central Park Drive East
Carmel, IN 46032

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