Point Mallard Park, 2901 Point Mallard Dr. S.E., is a 780-acre recreation park on the Tennessee River featuring an aquatic center with a wave pool, an Olympic-size pool, a lazy river, waterslides, a splash pad, a children's duck pond and a beach. Other facilities include a campground, lighted tennis complex with an indoor bubble dome, prayer/wedding chapel, a recreation center, soccer and baseball fields, nature and bicycle trails, an archery park, an 18-hole championship golf course, a driving range, batting cages and a year-round ice-skating complex.
Pets on leash are allowed. Recreational activities are permitted. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Park free. Aquatic center Fri.-Sun. $20; $15 (ages 5-11 and 62+ and military with ID). Aquatic center Mon.-Thurs. $10; $7.50 (ages 5-11 and 62+ and military with ID). Holiday prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Grounds daily 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Aquatic center daily 10-6 (also Tues. and Thurs. 6-8 p.m.), Memorial Day weekend to mid-Aug.; Sat.-Sun. 10-6, mid-Aug. through Labor Day.