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Town Of Clayton Parks
The Town of Clayton has several beautiful parks for residents of the community to enjoy!
Clayton Community Center
The Clayton Community Center is a beautiful 32,000 square foot facilitythat includes an indoor walking track (1/16 mile), fitness center, art andpottery classroom, and a large gymnasium. There is an outdoor community gardenwith a greenhouse.
Clayton Community Park
This is a beautiful park that boasts 1/2 mile paved trail, three ballfields, two sand volleyball courts, a picnic shelter, unpaved wetlands, sixtennis courts with a shelter, two playground areas, eight bocce courts alsowith a shelter and wildlife viewing area.
All Star Park
All-Star Park has several amenities for your family! At this wonderful park there is a basketballcourt, picnic shelter, as well as a fenced-in playground to ensure that thelittle ones don't go running off!
East Clayton Community Park
This is one of Clayton’s newest parks. At this facility there is a picnic pavilion, soccer fields, multipurposeplaying fields, a baseball field, and a one mile trail. Currently, an incredible public-privatepartnership is raising money to build Clayton's first Universal Playground atthis park - a playground where children of all abilities can play!
East Clayton Dog Park
Your four-legged family members will be in heaven at this park!! We have about three acres of leash-free playarea. We have two enclosed areas - one for small dogs and the other one is forlarge dogs. The park is open from sun up to sun down! Come on out to play!
The family-friendly park offers a horseshoe pits, fenced-in playground,basketball court, tennis court and a ball field. Everything an active family could want!
This park has a ball field and a mountain bike trail. There is parking available at the entrancebehind the outfield fence.We have adirt jump area for the mountain biker in your life. Our trails here offers challenges to bothbeginners and advanced riders.We haveapproximately eight miles of trail offering spectacular scenery to both bikeriders and hikers.