Howell Community Park
114.36 Acres - This park is located in the mid-west part of East Baton Rouge Parish. Howell Community Park serves a larger geographic area than a neighborhood park and is designed to engage the entire family for a whole day. Higher levels of maintenance, security, and recreational opportunities are offered at community parks.This is one of BREC's oldest parks. It is one of BREC's busiest parks, due in large part to the number of facilities available.
Howell Park Golf Course
Hours of operation:
Open 7 a.m. until dark
The course features a short, parkland-style, 18-hole course measuring 5,700 yards. A canal crosses 10 holes of the course making club selection extremely important. Howell Park's layout is very walker-friendly and the pro shop offers pull carts and electric carts for rent. You will find a brisk pace of play to your liking when you visit Howell Park. Tee times may be booked six days in advance by clicking here. Click here to learn more about this course. Click here to view the BREC golf home page.
Howell pool will be closed for the 2012 season while improvements are being made as part of the Imagine Your Parks Plan. Pool to re-open in 2013. Click here to learn more about BREC's Aquatics program.
picnic facilities and rental pavilions
Howell Community Park has three pavilions available to rent. Click here to learn more about this pavilion.
The large playground is a space-themed playground complete with a rocket-ship climbing aparatus. Kids love it! Parents can relax while watch the kids play or get in the fun themselves.
Playground, Picnic Areas, Pavilion Rentals, Recreation Center, Swimming Pool, Indoor Basketball, Tennis Court (Lighted), Baseball Field (Lighted), Golf Course (18), Hard Surface Walking Paths, Walking Loop
For more information about this park, please contact:
Recreation Manager: Valerie Selvage