Parks & Recreation

Five Parks Equal Five Times the FUN!

Exercise, laugh and play at one of McGregor’s five public parks. The parks serve as places to picnic, enjoy outdoor recreation, and relax. With something for everyone there are walking trails, baseball fields, basketball courts, playgrounds, a double 9 hole disc golf course, pavilions, soccer fields, fishing, splash pad and a swimming pool. 

To reserve a park pavilion for your event please contact the City of McGregor at 254-840-2806.  Please see Fee Schedule for pricing. 

McGregor Parks & Recreation is so much more!

Disc Golf Course

Enjoy McGregor's 9-hole disc golf course located at Amsler park. There are 9 baskets and two tee boxes for each basket.

The 6th Annual ‘Merica Open Disc Golf Tournament hosted by The City of McGregor Parks and Recreation Department and the Waco Disc Golf Association and Presented by Legit Disc Golf has been scheduled for July 1st and 2nd, 2023.

Kids swimming at Amsler Park Aquatic Center

Amsler Park Aquatic Center

Amsler Park features an aquatic center where patrons can swim, splash, and dive during the summer. Opens Friday, May 31st, 2024 for Summer Season.

Follow Amsler Park Aquatic Center on Facebook for more information and the weekly schedule.

Hour of Operation

  • Monday – Closed
  • Tuesday 12-8:30PM (9:30AM – 8:30PM if no Pool Party)
  • Wednesday 12-8:30PM (9:30 – 11:30AM Senior Swim)
  • Thursday 12-8:30PM 
  • Friday 12-6PM (Noon – 8:30PM if no Pool Party)
  • Saturday 12-6PM (9:30AM – 8:30PM if no Pool Parties)
  • Sunday – Closed

McGregor Senior Center has Wednesdays from 9:30AM to 11:30AM for Senior only Swim. Please contact the McGregor Senior Center to sign up. 

Do your kids attend Lil’ Pup Academy, Kidz Stop or Academy for Creative Learning? Each school has a swim day at APAC. Find out more about it at your school. 

Pool Party Reservations Now Open. Click Here for Form 

Season Passes Click Here for Form

Splash pad at Amsler Park

The Splash pad, located outside of the Amsler Aquatic Center, is a fun way to cool off this summer. Open to the public.

Click here to read the rules and watch our video for the opening event.

Ball Fields

The Ball Fields at Launch Pad Park. This three field complex has Lechler Field, Ardell Field and Hackney Field. The lights, fencing and concession stand have all be upgraded in the last few years.

Launch Pad Park is home to the McGregor Youth Baseball and Softball Association (MYBSA).

Young adults enjoying Lake Waco

Lake Fun

Lake Waco and Lake Belton offer fishing, boating, and swimming. Both have camping and recreational facilities.

Man enjoying a fire at McGregor's RV Camp

McGregor Motors R.V. Camp Ground

Features include complete R.V. hook-ups, abundant trees, and large patios.