Mission Statement

THE FRIENDS OF THE PARKS is a non-profit organization dedicated to development and stewardship of Hot Springs area public parks

Individual and Corporate partnerships are available for projects identified in the Hot Springs Parks, Recreation and Open Space Master Plan. The master plan is a comprehensive guide for future park, recreation and open space development.

The Hot Springs Creek Greenway was designated a Community Millennium Trail in June 2000. Millennium trails is a partnership among the White House Department of Transportation, Rails-To-Trails Conservancy, the National Endowment for the Arts and other public agencies and private organizations. The goal of Millennium Trails is the creation of a nationwide network of trails that protect the natural environment, interpret history and culture, and enhance alternative transportation, recreation and tourism.