Highlands County Playground Locations

Highlands County and Surrounding Areas

By Doniele Disney - Macaroni Kid Sebring - Lake Placid - Avon Park Publisher March 23, 2020


Playground Locations


Aline McWhite Playground

240 E. Hal McRae Blvd, Avon Park

neighborhood park, public restrooms, basketball court, picnic pavilions

playground equipment for little ones and larger climbing equipment for middle-school-aged children.


Charlie Brown Park & Skateboard Park

920 Hawthorne Dr, Sebring

tennis courts, pavilion, tables, restroom, racquetball court, playground


City Pier

351 W Center Ave, Sebring

playground area, covered tables, pier, beach


Donaldson Park

109 E. Main St on Lake Verona, Avon Park

playground, restrooms, shaded shelters, boat ramp, beach


Durrah Martin Complex

620 S. Self Street, Avon Park

playground, shaded shelters, four baseball fields


Max Long (Behind the YMCA )

100 YMCA Lane, Sebring

playground, play area, pavilions, tables, basketball court


Highlands Hammock State Park

5931 Hammock Rd, Sebring


paved trail, playground, grills, pavilion


HL Bishop Park

10 Lake June Clubhouse Rd, Lake Placid

playground, ball field, basketball courts, fishing pier, boardwalks, restrooms, picnic facilities

permitted Swimming Area (Between Memorial Day and Labor Day only)


Lincoln Heights Park (Located on the corner of Murial St and School St in Sebring)

426 School Street, Sebring

softball field, basketball courts, playground


Lorida Park

1909 Blessings Ave. , Lorida

playground, ball field, pavilion, grill


Veterans Beach

215 SW Lakeview Dr, Sebring

beach area, boat ramp, tables, grills, play area


Nature Trails /Boardwalks


The Preserve of Sun ‘N Lakes

5306 Sun ‘N Lake Blvd., Sebring

(863) 402-6545

bird watching, nature, and off-road bike trails, fishing—no boats


Lake Istokpoga Park

720 Lake Istokpoga Access Rd. , Sebring

picnic, fishing, fishing tournaments, picnic facilities, bathrooms, nature trails, large fishing pier, boardwalk, double boat ramp


Windy Point Park

65 Windy Point Rd., Lake Placid

restrooms, picnic facilities, nature trail, youth fishing on-site


Ball Field / Court


Desoto City Park

6305 State Rd 17 A South, Sebring

softball field, picnic facilities


Lincoln Heights Park

426 School Street, Sebring

ball field, basketball court


Martin Luther King Park

141 Josephine Ave., Lake Placid

ball field, basketball court


Lorida Ball

1909 Blessing Ave., Lorida


County Park Facilities


Lake Tulane Park

200 W. Shoreline Drive, Avon Park

fishing, picnic pavilions, beach area, the lake also used by scuba enthusiasts


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