5900 Greenwood Avenue (map it)
North Port FL
A great place for a birthday party, family picnic or just hanging out and having fun. This facility is adjacent to the Al Goll Center and pool operated by the YMCA. Amenities include a playground, lighted tennis courts, lighted sand volleyball courts, lighted softball field, pavilion, grill, restrooms, boat ramp, canoe/kayak double launch, kayak rinse rack and trailer parking. The pavilion at this site is available for rental through the Parks & Recreation Division. As part of an interlocal agreement, the softball field at this park is managed, maintained and available for rental through Sarasota County Parks and Recreation.
Dallas White Park is one of four sites included in the Phase 1 Canal & Creek Master Plan project that was completed in January 2016. Phase 1 focuses on connectivity of water based recreation at Blue Ridge, McKibben, Dallas White and Butler parks and includes portages at three water control structures. Planning a canoe/kayak excursion? The distance from Dallas White Park to Butler Park by water is approximately 2.5 miles.To view the Dallas White Park Blueways map click here.
Information on the Canal & Creek Master Plan can be found on the City’s website, www.cityofnorthport.com under the Parks & Recreation/Future Plans and Projects tab.