Matzke Park Matzke Park is a prime example of a partnership between government and community organizations in creating and developing a much needed community park. The 19.4 acre park is nestled among residential areas and adjacent to Cy-Fair ISD’s Bleyl Middle School and Matzke Elementary School in northwest Harris County. The park’s walking trail follows the property border containing plenty of open, grassy area and encircling numerous amenities within it. How to Find Matzke Park Matzke Park Covered Playground The park is a 19.4 acre Harris County Park in northwest Harris County in the Cy-Fair area of Houston Texas. It is bordered on the west and east by Jones Road and Copeland Road. The north and south borders are Grant Road and a Cy-Fair ISD school complex. The park is approximately 2 miles southwest of the Spring area along Hwy 249 and 5 miles east of the Cypress area along Hwy 290 in the heart of Cy-Fair. Parking entrances are off Jones Road on the west side of the park and another off Copeland Road on the east side of the park. Link to Park Map Matzke Park Features Matzke Park Butterfly Garden The park amenities include a paved walking trail with exercise stations, picnic areas with pavilions and a gazebo, a playground, soccer fields, a cricket field, restrooms, and a butterfly garden. Fields are leased and maintained by local clubs and permission is needed for private use, however, there is an abundance of grassy area open to the public. There was strong community involvement and financial support in the construction of many of the park’s present amenities. Funds and equipment from private clubs and local businesses were used to upgrade Harris County’s open and grassy park. Photo Gallery of Matzke Park We have put together a complete Photo Gallery of Matzke Park in Houston Texas with descriptions of where the photos were taken and what the photos depict. This article was authored by and all photos were taken by the staff of Houston Prime Realty. Houston Prime Realty serves the Greater Houston Texas area and can help real estate buyers and sellers to purchase and sell properties near Matzke Park in Houston Texas. Please Contact Us if you need an experienced Houston real estate agent. You can find more interesting places to visit in the greater Houston area in our Places To Visit in Houston Texas Directory.
Paul Rushing Park The 232 acre park Paul Rushing Park, built in the Katy Prairie, boasts a wetlands habitat of interconnected lakes with boardwalk wildlife viewing areas all surrounded by paved hike & bike trails. In addition to the natural setting, softball & cricket fields with 2 gated dog parks attract visitors from surrounding NW Houston. How to Find Paul Rushing Park Front Entrance to Paul Rushing Park The large 232 acre park is located in Katy TX, in west Harris County. The park is located in the Katy Prairie known for its wetland habitat. Access to the park is located at the corner of Katy Hockley Rd and Katy Hockley Cut Off Rd, approximately 6 mile south of US Hwy-290 in the Cypress area, 8 miles North of I-10 in Katy and 3 miles west of the newly constructed Grand Parkway. Link to Park Map Paul Rushing Park Features The park amenities include paved walking trails surrounding a lake/wetland habitat with bird & wildlife observation boardwalks, picnic areas, softball fields, cricket fields, 2 dog parks, a playground and restrooms. The park has recorded 202 species of birds that are noted by the Houston Audubon Society. Park hours are from 8:00 am until 10 pm, 7 days a week. One of the 2 gated dog park areas (“Beverly Kaufman Dog Parks”) is reserved for smaller dogs, 20 lbs and under. Boardwalk Wildlife Viewing area at Paul Rushing Park The park’s namesake worked as the Harris County Precinct 3 Engineer for over 3 decades. His efforts in the design of this specific park project focused on compliance with environmental requirements so as not to negatively impact the existing habitat. The park is owned by Harris County. The clubhouses and a majority of the softball fields are leased and may be used with written permission from Katy Girl’s Softball Association. Photo Gallery of Paul Rushing Park We have put together a complete Photo Gallery of Paul Rushing Park in Katy Texas with descriptions of where the photos were taken and what the photos depict. This article was authored by and all photos were taken by the staff of Houston Prime Realty. Houston Prime Realty serves the Greater Houston Texas area and can help real estate buyers and sellers to purchase and sell properties near Paul Rushing Park in Katy Texas. Please Contact Us if you need an experienced Houston real estate agent. You can find more interesting places to visit in the greater Houston area in our Places To Visit in Houston Texas Directory.