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Top Parks Near Candlelight Place in Oak Forest

Lancaster Homes - Sunday, January 26, 2020

Although Houston is one of the biggest cities in the United States, It doesn’t mean it’s a concrete jungle everywhere. In the community of Candlelight Place in Oak Forest, there are multiple parks for you and your family to enjoy the great outdoors.

T.C Jester Park

One of the top parks near the Candlelight Place by Lancaster Homes is T.C. Jester Park. Situated only a few miles from the community is ample green space featuring multiple amenities for the entire family including:

  • 21 hole disc golf course
  • Large and small dog park
  • Public pool
  • Sporting fields

Address: 4201 T C Jester Blvd, Houston, TX 77018

Memorial Park

As one of the largest urban parks in the United States, Memorial Park should be on your outdoor bucket list. Opened in 1924, this park covers approximately 1,466 acres inside the 610 Loop, within a short drive from Candlelight Place. This park is twice the size of New York’s Central Park and includes even more amenities. Come stop by Memorial Park and explore:

  • Sports fields
  • Nature center
  • Golf course
  • Miles of hike and bike trails

Address: 6501 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007

Terry Hershey Park

For those looking for more solitaire, Terry Hershey Park is a great option. While this park runs between two major roads, State Highway 6 and Sam Houston, it’s 10+ miles of trails weave through dense forests. Notable amenities include:

  • Paved and dirt trails
  • Exercise stations
  • Picnic Areas
  • Playground

Address: 15200 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77079

What are you favorite parks near Candlelight Place? Add your comments below.

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