The mission statement of the City of El Paso Parks & Recreation Department is to provide indoor and outdoor leisure services to persons of all ages so they can develop skills, socialize, experience nature, relax and live a healthier lifestyle.


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The El Paso Parks and Recreation Department is asking for feedback on concepts of new projects. Take the quick, 2-minute survey in the link below:

All Abilities Playground located at Mountain View Park:

J.P. Shawver Park Improvements:

Rae Gilmore Recreation Center Improvements: