Parks

The City of Watonga’s Parks Department maintains 183 acres of land dedicated to a broad variety of recreation opportunities for Watonga’s 3,000 residents, as well as patrons from surrounding communities. Facilities include four softball fields, four baseball fields, six soccer fields, one skate park and a splash pad. The department also maintains Watonga’s nine-hole municipal golf course on the city’s northwest corner.

The department employs three full-time staff members and five seasonal workers who help with mowing responsibilities at 11 city parks. During the cold season, the department performs off-season tasks such as irrigation system repairs and mowing equipment maintenance. To report concerns or to schedule events, contact Donnie Dunn at 580-623-0134.

Splash pad Information and Rules

Location: Huff-Lorang Park (North of Watonga High School)

Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily from Memorial Day to Labor Day

To start water flow: Touch the black cap on top of the red post, the water will turn off automatically.

Please consider: - Children under eight-years-old have adult supervision. - No pets, bikes, skateboards or roller blades in splash-pad area. - No food or drink in splash-pad area. - Water shoes recommended.

In case of emergency, call 911.

The city is not responsible for lost or stolen items. The city is not responsible for accidents or injuries.

Parks Superintendent

Donnie Dunn