Back Creek Park

Back Creek Park Office

2018 Operating Schedule & Hours

The park is currently not staffed.  The following operating schedule will begin Monday, April 2 through Friday, October 26. This is subject to weather and player demand.

Staff Hours

  • Monday - 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 5 to 9:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday - 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Thursday - 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday - 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (May 1 through October 1)
  • Sunday - No Staff on Duty

There will be no staff on Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day.

About the Park

This 27-acre park located at 3000 Goodwin Neck Road. Fees are charged for tennis play.

Features

  • Boat Launching Facility
  • Picnic Area
  • Restrooms
  • Six Lighted Tennis Courts

Tennis Courts

When staff is not on duty, courts are available for free play by calling Parks, Recreation and Tourism or Back Creek Park to obtain lock combinations.

Court reservations are recommended and can be made one week in advance. To make a reservation, please call Back Creek Park at 757-890-3850.

Court Rental Fees

  • Before 5 p.m. - $5 per hour per court
  • After 5 p.m. - $8 per hour per court

Use of the practice wall is free of charge as long as court Number 3 is not being used.

Court Rules

NO:

  • Bicycles, skateboards, in-line skates, hockey or other non-tennis activities
  • Climbing on, hitting or kicking balls into fences
  • Foul and/or abusive language
  • Pets on courts
  • Private instruction and/or classes for hire, except as approved by the Division of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
  • Sitting, pushing or pulling on tennis nets or center straps
  • Street shoes on courts. Only smooth-soled sneakers or tennis shoes may be worn

Boat LandingPicture of Back Creek Park Boat Landing

Boat Landing has a crabbing pier and a picnic area.