The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation

The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department Blog


March 2017

Please allow yourself extra travel time to your destinations tomorrow afternoon. Creekside Forest Drive, from the roundabout to Great Heron Drive, will be closed from 10am-9pm. Creekside Forest Drive, from Great Heron to Lake Paloma Trail, will be closed 2-7pm. Residents are encouraged to use Creekside Green for accessing and moving within the Village of Creekside Park. Harris County Constables will be responsible for closing and re-opening streets, and they will do so in a manner ensuring runner and spectator safety.

Avoid delays, plan your route before heading out!

For information about TWFG Muddy Trails traffic, please call the hotline at 281-210-2099 or email Complete information on this event, including estimated lane openings and route maps, can be found on the race website.

Hello, Facebook!

In case you haven’t heard, The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department has officially launched their own Facebook page to efficiently and effectively provide timely information relating to the various recreational/environmental services and programs provided by the Township.  Continue reading “Hello, Facebook!”

Muddy Trails Bash: What You Need to Know

The 10th annual TWFG Muddy Trails Bash is this Saturday! From registration to traffic,  here’s what you should know before the weekend… Continue reading “Muddy Trails Bash: What You Need to Know”

Triathlon Training at Open Water Swim Day

Practice open water swimming for a 500-meter swim triathlon! Participants will be able to swim the course as much as needed during the allotted event time period. Also, be sure to check out our triathlon training clinics to get yourself ready for race day! Continue reading “Triathlon Training at Open Water Swim Day”

Check out our EGGcellent Events this Spring!

Spring is here, flowers are blooming and the bunny will soon be hopping around the community parks. Be sure to check out what The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department has to offer this holiday! Continue reading “Check out our EGGcellent Events this Spring!”

Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga is Back this Spring!

Looking for to take your paddle board experience to the next level? Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga classes are now available at Riva Row Boat House.  Continue reading “Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga is Back this Spring!”

Creekwood Fishing Derby – This Weekend!

Bring your fishing poles and we’ll provide the bait! The 10th Annual Creekwood Fishing Derby is this Saturday, March 18, 2017. Continue reading “Creekwood Fishing Derby – This Weekend!”

Join the Crawfish Cook-Off!

Think you boil the best pot of crawfish in Texas? Prove it… Get your team ready and sign up for the annual Muddy Bowl Crawfish Cook-Off on April 1, 2017! Continue reading “Join the Crawfish Cook-Off!”

Have FUN at Gorilla Hole this Friday!

Calling all 5th & 6th graders! Don’t spend your Friday nights at home watching T.V. Grab your friends and drop in for a night filled with fun at the Rec Center’s Gorilla Hole! Continue reading “Have FUN at Gorilla Hole this Friday!”

Get your Spring Break started at a Boat House!

Looking for some Spring Break fun? Visit one of two boat house locations on Lake Woodlands for kayak and stand up paddle board rentals! Continue reading “Get your Spring Break started at a Boat House!”

NEW Aqua Yoga and Kickboxing Classes!

Start 2017 with a splash – and a great workout! Come try out Aqua Yoga or Aqua Kickboxing!  Continue reading “NEW Aqua Yoga and Kickboxing Classes!”

Young Rembrandts Spring Break Workshops!

Join us for a full week of fun and active learning! At The Woodlands Rec. Center. Kids will start every day with an engaging drawing lesson where they will learn the technical skills of drawing, the basis of all visual arts, in a fun and nurturing setting. Continue reading “Young Rembrandts Spring Break Workshops!”

10 For Texas: Register today & save!

The Woodlands Township is still celebrating Texas Independence Day with 10% off registration for the Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas in October! Swap those cowboy boots for running shoes and start training for this family-friendly race through The Woodlands!  Continue reading “10 For Texas: Register today & save!”

TWFG Muddy Trails Bash is just around the corner!

How far would you run for some delicious boiled crawfish? Registration is underway for the 10th annual TWFG Muddy Trails Bash on Saturday, April 1, 2017. All races are capped so be sure to sign up today! Continue reading “TWFG Muddy Trails Bash is just around the corner!”

Please allow yourself extra travel time to your destinations this Saturday, March 4th.  Due to The Woodlands Marathon road race, several roads in the area will be congested.  For detailed information about the traffic impact and lane closures for The Woodlands Marathon, please visit The Woodlands Marathon’s Website.

Avoid delays and arriving late, plan your route before heading out!

If you have any questions or concerns please contact us at 281-210-3950 or

Season Pool Passes Available for Purchase Now!

Season pool passes available for purchase now! Get your season passes early and avoid waiting in line at the pools in May. Season passes are valid for entry into all 13 pools including the Rob Fleming Aquatic Center. Continue reading “Season Pool Passes Available for Purchase Now!”

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