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Mountain Island ParkTrail

Almost the entire length of the trail is shaded by mature trees during the spring and summer months. There are several foot bridges and a canoe launch along the way till the trail ends in a small loop. 

Parking Location: 

Gravel Parking lot next to the trailhead

400 Mountain Island Rd.

Mount Holly, NC 28120 


Local Parks in Mount Holly, NC

Other Recreation Facilities in Mount Holly, NC


Catawba Heights Neighborhood Park

Additional Information

 This park features a playground, green space, and picnic tables.

Address and Directions

101 Beatty Road

Mount Holly, North Carolina 


Mountain Island Park at Mount Holly

Additional Information

 This park located right below the dam is home to a 1.6-mile natural surface walking trail.  The park also has almost 2 miles of mountain bike trails. Mountain Island Park at Mount Holly also includes an accessible fishing pier, a natural canoe/kayak launch area, playground, and group primitive campsites.

Address and Directions

 400 Mountain Island Road, Mount Holly


River Street Park

Additional Information

 This tree-lined park includes a ballfield, 9 hole disc golf course, 3 picnic shelters, fishing pier, natural canoe/kayak launch area, playground, basketball court, sand volleyball court, and walking trail.

Address and Directions

 300 North River Street, Mount Holly


Tuckaseege Park

Additional Information

 Tuckaseege Park, lovingly referred to as "Tuck Park" by locals, is home to 3 baseball fields, 1 multi-purpose field, playground, 4 picnic shelters, dog park, skate park, educational rain garden, little free library, and walking trail that is part of the greenway.  The Tuckaseege Community Center is also located in Tuckaseege Park.

Address and Directions

 165 Broome Street, Mount Holly


Veterans Park

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Veterans Park is home to a veterans’ memorial, playground, green space, and a picnic shelter.

Address and Directions

127 East Glendale Avenue, Mount Holly


Woodlawn Park

Additional Information

Woodlawn Park features a playground, 2 basketball courts, and green space.

Address and Directions

511 Woodlawn Avenue, Mount Holly

Old Gym


Additional Information

Located at 123 South Hawthorne Street, Mount Holly

The facility has a game room area, wooden basketball court, and office area. Both volleyball and basketball can be played at the Old Gym.

For more information please call 704-951-3006. 

Tuckaseege Community Center


Additional Information

 105 Sports Lane, Mount Holly

10,000 square foot facility that includes a fitness center, multi-purpose court,  and kitchen area. The "Tuck" Center houses a fitness center, basketball court, and Sole Patrol - a senior activity group. The fitness center is open Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 8:30 pm and Saturday 9 am -1 pm and is open for adults age 16 and up. The fee for a Mount Holly resident ages 16-54 is $40 for a 4 month membership.

This location is also where we offer indoor soccer and girls' volleyball, and can also be rented out for a private event.

For more information please call 704-951-3006.