Parks & Recreation

                             Lincoln School Park Lincoln School Park

Lincoln School Park

This park offers a walking track, basketball courts, tennis courts and a playground which honor the historical Lincoln High School. LHS served as a local high school from 1910 until 1965 and also went by the name Middlesboro Colored Public School.

                                                      Buddy Massengill Park

Buddy Massengill Park

Located on the east side of town, this park features a walking track and playground equipment suitable for younger children. The park is named for a former council member who was in charge of the Parks and Recreation department.

                                                      Fords Woods Park

Fords Woods Park

With handicap accessible playground equipment and scenic trees, this park makes for a tranquil escape in the city. The park offers restrooms, a walking track and additional standard playground equipment.
 

Walt Overbay Field      Fords Woods Park

Middlesboro Little League teams play at Walt Overbay Field whose namesake has coached Little League for more than 30 years.

                                                      Noetown Park

Noetown Park

Noetown Park offers basic playground equipment and horseshoe pits in the heart of a neighborhood.

                                                      Southside Park

Southside Park

has a walking track and playground equipment for all ages of children. The park is also has a picnic shelter that would be perfect for family functions.

                                                      Walt Overbay Field

Middlesboro Soccer Fields

offer space for several adult or child size soccer games. This park is used by traveling leagues that are generated with local players. The soccer field is located at 30th Street and Worcester Avenue.
 
 

Cumberland Gap National Historical Park

This park is located in parts of Tennessee, Virginia and Kentucky and houses a wealth of information about how the Commonwealth came to be. CGNHP offers miles of hiking trails, an intriguing museum, a beautiful cave and a welcoming staff to help direct you to interesting stops during your time in Bell County. The main entrance to the park, including the visitors center, is located in Middlesboro.