Richardson’s location between the hustle and bustle of Dallas and the surrounding suburbs means there’s plenty of open space to take in some nature. Enjoy a game of golf at your choice of three different courses, achieve your fitness goals with a jog on 40 miles of trails and walkways, or find your inner zen and escape to Richardson’s 38 parks.

Breckinridge Park is a go-to for outdoor fun, covering 417 acres of open space. Set up a picnic, stroll along Rowlett Creek, or toss the ball around with the family. Spring Creek Nature Area and Galatyn Park Woodland Preserve are top destinations for runners, hikers, and bikers alike.

If you prefer your greenery to be in the form of golf greens, Sherrill Park Golf Course is for you. Amateurs and pros alike will enjoy a challenge with Sherrill Park’s numerous tee boxes and two regulation courses.

Conveniently located between Dallas North Tollway and U.S. 75 lies The Golf Ranch. The all-turf range is the area’s premier facility to learn, practice, and play. Learn the basics of golf with The Golf Ranch’s beginner series or private instruction, or test out your skills with their 9-hole course.