Bill Cooke Park

1010 Townbranch Road, Graham, NC 27253

  • Three Lighted Baseball Fields
    Three Lighted Baseball Fields
  • A Paved Accessible Mixed-Use Trail (.9 mile)
    A Paved Accessible Mixed-Use Trail (.9 mile)
  •  Six Lighted Tennis Courts with Backboard Hitting Wall
    Six Lighted Tennis Courts with Backboard Hitting Wall
  • Dog Park
    Dog Park
  • Shelter 1 (located by the playground & ball field #3)
    Shelter 1 (located by the playground & ball field #3)
  • Shelter 2 (located under the trees by the dog park)
    Shelter 2 (located under the trees by the dog park)

Bill Cooke Park has three lighted baseball fields, six lighted tennis courts with backboard hitting wall, one outdoor basketball court, two open-air picnic shelters with covered grills, a playground, restrooms, a paved accessible mixed-use trail (.9 mile), sandstone walking track (5 laps = 1 mile) nature trail (.25 mile), historic farmhouse structure, and a dog park. When using the mixed-use trail, please use the outside lane for walking and running. The inside lane is for bicycles, rollerblades, and non-motorized scooters, ride clockwise. Bicyclists yield to pedestrians. Well-behaved, leashed dogs (short leash and in hand) are welcome in our parks, on walking tracks, and along the trails. Please help keep our parks clean by cleaning up after your pet. This is a tobacco-free, smoke-free, vape-free park.

Zones

  • Bill Cooke Park Tennis Courts (All Courts)
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Tennis

  • Bill Cooke Shelter 1
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Athletic Team Party
    Baby/Wedding Shower
    Birthday Party
    Family Reunion
    Grill
    Meeting
    Picnic

  • Bill Cooke Shelter 2
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Athletic Team Party
    Baby/Wedding Shower
    Birthday Party
    Family Reunion
    Grill
    Meeting
    Picnic

  • Bill Cooke Tennis Court 1-3
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Pickleball
    Tennis

  • Bill Cooke Tennis Court 4-6
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Pickleball
    Tennis

  • Field #1
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Athletic Tournaments
    Baseball
    Soccer
    Softball

  • Field #1, #2 & #3 (All Fields)
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Athletic Tournaments
    Baseball
    Football
    Lacrosse
    Soccer
    Softball

  • Field #2
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Athletic Tournaments
    Baseball
    Soccer
    Softball

  • Field #3
  • CalendarAvailability
  • This area can be used for the following:
    Athletic Tournaments
    Baseball
    Soccer
    Softball

Details

Shelter Reservations

Bill Cooke Park features two open-air picnic shelters with covered grills. Reservations are recommended for the use of the picnic shelters for scheduled events. First come, first served if there is not a reservation. There are also several other free-of-charge picnic areas located throughout the park offered on a first come basis. Shelter reservations are accepted from April 1 – October 31. Includes a covered grill & electricity. 

Shelter 1 (located by the playground & ball field #3)
49′ x 31′ = 101 capacity, seating for 60
 
Shelter 2 (located under the trees by the dog park)
41′ x 41′ = 112 capacity, seating for 60
 
Please contact the Graham Recreation Center for more information about reservations at (336) 570-6718. 

Locations

  • Bill Cooke Park
  • 1010 Townbranch Road
  • Graham, NC 27253
1010 Townbranch Road,Graham,NC,27253