Loading your recommendations…

Rockwood Park

4.5

2310 Whitley Dr
Durham, NC 27707
Phone: (919) 560-4355
Visit Website

Google Reviews

Photo of matthew meek matthew meek
Dec 28, 2019 4

Nice quiet park with playground for kids and walking path.

Photo of Evelyn Robertson Evelyn Robertson
Nov 22, 2019 5

Really nice neighborhood park !

Photo of Daniel Englebretson Daniel Englebretson
Nov 9, 2019 4

Nice park, with lots of trees. Feels a bit like a walk in the woods.

Photo of Trevor J. Collazo Trevor J. Collazo
Aug 10, 2019 5

It is always a good time. Love the archery range.

Photo of Dennis Moore Dennis Moore
Sep 21, 2019 3

Not a big park but nice enough. A small playground, a picnic shelter, a few other picnic tables, and a small walking path through the park.

Photo of Amelia Alexander Amelia Alexander
Jul 11, 2019 4

Nice, peaceful playground with lots of shade. This park is beautiful and very well kept up. Only drawbacks are that the restroom leaves something to be desired and there is limited parking (although I haven't typically found this to be a problem.)

Photo of Heather Hunt Heather Hunt
Aug 31, 2019 4

Great shady park. Lots of room to run and play. Includes sidewalks for bike riding.

Photo of Shane Nye Shane Nye
Jun 28, 2018 5

Best playground for hot summer days. Large canopy of trees provide lots of shade. Also a nice paved path circles the playground for scooters and bikes. Bathroom available but it is a little rustic. No stall in men's room

Photo of uknowwho_imani 10 uknowwho_imani 10
Apr 2, 2019 5

Quiet neighborhood. Have bathrooms and trails and shelters with picnic tables

Photo of Georgia Schumacher Georgia Schumacher
Mar 31, 2019 5

A nice little community park with a short trail and playground. (Trail does often getting standing water on it after it rains, just as an FYI.)

Photo of Patrick Ford Patrick Ford
May 17, 2019 3

A relaxing atmosphere for the family yep

Photo of bc a bc a
May 12, 2019 4

Fun playground and nice rest area.

Photo of Tom Baumann Tom Baumann
Apr 9, 2022 5

Brand new installation. Great equipment for toddlers

Photo of Alexander Woods Alexander Woods
Apr 3, 2022 5

Amazing experience, great fun for my kid and the various parents that visited.

Photo of Genia Holder-Cozart Genia Holder-Cozart
Apr 4, 2022 5

Great park! We had my niece's one year birthday party and it was perfect!

Photo of Amy Franks Amy Franks
Jun 12, 2021 4

Tucked away, quiet, has a playground and a shelter. Nice space, but grass is sparse in some areas, so it is very muddy post-rain. The parking lot is small, so not ideal for large gatherings. Great for families and pets.

Photo of Brandon P Brandon P
Dec 26, 2021 4

Nice small park with a nice playground.

Photo of Shyne Paylor Shyne Paylor
Sep 27, 2021 4

Nice park great people..

Photo of Dheia Al-Radhi Dheia Al-Radhi
Jun 27, 2021 5

Really nice place. Love it

Photo of Quinn Brookins Quinn Brookins
Nov 27, 2021 5

Rockwood is definitely one of the hidden gems of Durham. It's a nice well kept small loop trail with a playground, a few places for a picnic, and a basketball court.

Photo of Suzan Smiles Suzan Smiles
Dec 12, 2020 5

Nice quiet park

Photo of Venus rain (Venusrain369/Divination) Venus rain (Venusrain369/Divination)
Oct 29, 2020 5

Beautiful park on a dead end street in a lovely neighborhood! Huge trees- restrooms- swings and slides for the kids in a separate area. Grills and benches. Covered picnic area with benches and roof toward the back of the park. Very nice!

Photo of Ann G. Ann G.
Oct 21, 2020 3

Nice place to walk and for kids to run around. A little muddy and not well lit

Photo of Drew L Drew L
Oct 2, 2020 5

They have basketball court, and a decent playground

Photo of Charryse Fredrick Charryse Fredrick
Oct 13, 2018 4

This park is definitely a hidden treasure of Durham. Off the beaten trail...

Photo of Greg DeWitt Greg DeWitt
Oct 4, 2016 5

This is a great neighborhood park.

Photo of Nikos Vallianos Nikos Vallianos
Jan 28, 2020 5

Really nice and well hidden, safe from traffic

Photo of Danielle Reyner Danielle Reyner
May 13, 2022 5

I wish I’d taken more pictures to be able to post here. They’ve gotten new equipment for the park and we had such a great time! There are fun swings that let two people swing at once, a bigger and smaller playground set, and a teeter totter. The only thing we don’t love is the wood chip covering, but we’ll for sure go back. The trees so provide some shade but we were there on a cloudy day so I can’t attest to how sunny it’d be.

Photo of Katharine Everson Katharine Everson
Jun 21, 2022 5

Terrific park! Has walking trails and a super playground with two sets of climbing structures- one for kids around 4 and up, the other for younger ones. There’s a large seesaw and many swings. Well maintained with doggie poop bags and trash cans.

Photo of Johana Lagos Johana Lagos
Aug 15, 2022 5

Very clean and nice park. Playground for the entire family to enjoy.

Photo of Matthew Cloues Matthew Cloues
Apr 12, 2021 4

Quiet tucked away park with a fair amount of trees and shade of strolling or for a picnic. Has playground equipment and plenty of area for kids to run. Parking is very limited down a dead end street.