Precinct 3 is home to 68 beautiful parks, including three signature parks – Jesse H. Jones Park, Mercer Botanic Gardens, and Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve. These green spaces are conveniently located across the precinct from east to west and offer a variety of amenities that include game fields, dog parks, hiking trails, fishing, exercise equipment, botanic gardens, canoe access, playgrounds and more. Go for a jog, bring the family for a day outdoors, bring your furry friends, or participate in one of our many park events. The options are unlimited when it comes to exploring Precinct 3 parks.



Parks are closed on the following days:

  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day

Bud Hadfield Park

East Shadowlake Pocket Park

Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth Park on Horsepen Creek

Hickory Shadows Park

Matthews, Samuel Park

  • Daily: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Park Features:
Baseball Field
Basketball Court
Bench Swing
Meeting Room
Picnic Area
Drinking Water Fountain
Trail Access

Nob Hill Park

Regency Green Pocket Park

Russ Poppe Family Park

Susan C. Kellner Pocket Park