Westwood Park 900 Barkley St, Davis, CA95616 This park features several picnic pavilions (including grills) shaded by mature trees. Several nearby play structures…More are designed for ages 3-10. The Davis American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) maintains a practice field on the east side of the park. A softball diamond with a backstop is also available for use.
Cedar Park 626 K St, Davis, CA95616 Tucked between the Davis Korean Church and a quiet, tree-lined residential neighborhood, this small (half-acre) but…More versatile park was designed to focus on "kid friendliness." Just inside the front gate, two large plastic jungle gyms are the main attention grabbers. Also known as K Street Park, this triangle-shaped urban oasis serves the rest of the neighbors with a horseshoe pit, picnic tables, barbeque grills and several benches from which to watch the kids or just enjoy a moment's relaxation. The northern end widens into an open, tree-shaded lawn suitable for spreading a picnic blanket.
Sandy Motley Park 1919 Moore Blvd, Davis, CA95618 Named for the late Sandy Motley, who was mayor of Davis from 1976 to 1984 and sought to make her community a better…More place to live, this park is an amenity of the Wildhorse subdivision. It features picnic table pavilions, play structures, basketball courts and a large playing field and lawn area.
Village Park 919 Arnold St, Davis, CA95618 This park is aptly named; it harmonizes unassumingly with the quiet surrounding neighborhood. Tall trees pleasantly…More deflect attention upward as you enter. The wooden picnic table/bar-b-que pavilions, basketball court and play structures were well-maintained during a recent visit.
N Street Park 567 N St, Davis, CA95616 On a large mural that is a backdrop for this pleasant little park that livens up the dead end of N. Street, dinosaurs…More float like clouds on a sky-blue background. Below the mural wall, a hundred-foot wide strip of lawn separates a plastic jungle gym and small picnic area equipped with a barbeque grill. There is a bench near the playground for the convenience of parents and babysitters. To the north, past the picnic area, a shrub-lined path leads to Davis Community Gardens and provides a short-cut to Fifth Street.
Covell Park 300 Del Oro Ave, Davis, CA95616 This park composes the central section of Covell Greenbelt, which stretches from Community Park to Northstar Park. It…More includes the Commemorative Grove, a stand of stately pines and redwoods, where there is a picnic table amid natural landscaping. Unseen from the main bike path, over a low, grassy hill are a play area and tennis courts. Dogs are allowed on leash. The wide lawn either side of the bike path attracts frisbee and soccer players.
John Barovetto Park 4400 Alhambra Dr, Davis, CA95618 Davis's newest park is named for local hero John Barovetto, who was killed in Vietnam in 1968. The park serves the…More Mace Ranch neighborhood with play equipment, soccer practice fields, basketball courts and picnic tables. Dogs may run unleashed on the five-acre meadow. The park connects with the Mace Ranch Greenbelt.
Northstar Mini Park 240 Pintail Pl, Davis, CA95616 Northstar Mini Park is located in the heart of a neighborhood informally known as "Birdland"; most of its streets are…More named for bird species. This park, which is no bigger than nearby backyards, attracts dog walkers, kids and touch football players. It is equipped with a picnic/barbecue area, a jungle gym, swings, and has a wide lawn. The park can also be entered from Tern or Merganser Pl.
Redwood Park 1111 Anderson Rd, Davis, CA95616 Redwood Park features a large community room that is suitable for meetings, birthday parties and other gatherings. This…More park's design substantially dampens traffic noise along busy Anderson Rd. Behind a landscaped berm, a narrow greenbelt leads to picnic tables, several jungle gym/play structures, a sandbox and swing sets. Several basketball courts are located behind Cesar Chavez Elementary School next door.
West Manor Park 2910 Salem St, Davis, CA95616 Ball games are the main attractions here. Tennis and basketball courts flank each other next to the parking lot. A…More backstopped, grassy ball diamond also accommodates soccer players. Picnic pavilions cluster along a sandy strip that leads to play structures on the east side of the park.
La Playa Park 3350 la Playa Dr, Davis, CA95618 This is the Mace Ranch District's second largest park. It is easily accessible via Loyola Drive, an extension of…More Conquistador Way which leads back through East Davis eventually to Pole Line Road. Two bike paths also pass through this park. Attractions include a half-court basketball area, sheltered picnic table/barbecue groupings, play spaces and a huge dog run. Dogs are only allowed on leashes.
Whaleback Park 1011 Marina Cir, Davis, CA95616 It's hard to tell from up close, but the gently sloping hill dominating this park does resemble the back of a whale.…More Inside the park, a gigantic jungle gym, tubular slides, a teeter-totter, and swings are anchored in soft sand. Picnic tables and grill units are clustered under tall trees, and bordering the large lawn, a bike trail leads to neighborhood streets.
Oxford Circle Park 505 Oxford Cir, Davis, CA95616 This park offers a nine-basket Frisbee golf course, an open meadow and a "Play Structure For Grownups," which is…More comprised of wire-core rope woven in triangles that forms a 30-foot hollow pyramid. Rectangular picnic pavilions feature barbecue grills. During hot spring and summer days, the meadow fills with sunbathing UC Davis students who live in nearby dorms.