Serenity Meets Splendor: Unwind and Explore Nature's Gifts at Nathan Benderson Park

Amenities for All 

Nathan Benderson Park features a year-round outdoor playground of wonders on the water, recreational facilities, athletic centers, family-friendly activities and visitor amenities that bring together all ages and abundant interests.

Bill Robinson Lakeside Loop

Come discover this 3.4-mile paved trail surrounding the park’s beautiful lake. Named for beloved community leader Bill Robinson, it’s the ideal place to go for a run, take a walk, ride your bike, strap on your skates, spend time with family, catch up with friends, walk your dog, and refresh your body as you breathe in the fresh air. 

Ronald A. Balducci Playground and Event Garden

Play and stay a little longer at this fun-loving playground and event garden at the northern end of the park. Children, families and friends are always welcome at this whimsical playscape with an open design and plenty of shade. While the playground is geared toward children, the event garden features a covered pavilion available for rent that is perfect for hosting birthday parties and events for any occasion. 

Regatta Island

Escape to a paradise for rowing enthusiasts! Specially designed with rowing in mind, this one-of-a-kind destination with a naturally-straight shoreline is the perfect place to compete for rowing glory or cheer on your team with your toes in the sand.

Benderson Family Finish Tower

Hosting your private parties, business meetings, social occasions and more at this six-story, multi-function tower with spectacular views of the 400-acre lake and regatta course, and the grounds transforms any gathering into a special event. Choose from a selection of flexible spaces for indoor and outdoor events that offer a blank canvas for creating any event you desire.   During regattas, dragon boat races and special aquatic events, the tower is the “brains” of the regatta, hosting the official timing systems, livestreaming and more. The stairs are a popular location for climbing when events are not in session. 


Rest assured that public restrooms are located throughout the park. They are open year-round for your comfort and convenience.


Several parking lots are available around the park for your convenience. 

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