Burroughs Park

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Experience the lush landscape, winding trails, and lakefront views at this 320-acre splendid park in Tomball. Amenities at this facility include sports fields, a seven-acre fishing lake*, five playgrounds, over eight miles of nature trails, picnic areas, an observation deck and boardwalk, rest room facilities, a dog park, and an award-winning barbecue pavilion that seats over 250 people.

*Swimming, boats, canoes, and kayaks are not permitted in lakes or ponds.

*Private use of the sports fields requires prior permission from the sports association. Information on cancellations or changes of all sports association practice/game schedules occurring on sports fields in Precinct 4 parks must be directed to the individual association: Sports associations do not provide Precinct 4 with game schedules, cancellations, or changes of their activities.

Burroughs Dog Park

Burroughs Park offers a 6-acre off-leash area for dogs. For more information, click here.

Fishing at Burroughs Park

The lake at Burroughs Park is stocked each year with rainbow trout by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and also contains bluegill, channel catfish, and largemouth bass. Catch-and-release fishing is encouraged.

For more information about fishing at Precinct 4 parks and to view the rules and regulations, please click here.

Free Movie Nights

Precinct 4 welcomes the community to enjoy a free movie, snack, and activity at Burroughs Park on select nights beginning at dusk. Early arrival is recommended to get a good location for your blanket and lawn chairs. Light refreshments will be provided. Visit www.hcp4.net/p4movies for all Movie Night event details.


9738 Hufsmith Road, Tomball, TX 77375

Precinct 4 parks are open every day except: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.


Phone: 281-353-8100



6 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Exceptions: May stay open later during sports tournaments.

Park closes at dark when sports fields not in use.


Location and Facilities Map (PDF)


Barbecue Pavillion

Sports Association 

Challenge Soccer Club
Tomball Girls Softball Association