Sports Venues

Beaver Creek Trail

Dothan boasts the only urban Forever Wild Land Trust Trail in Alabama. Winding ten miles on the northwest side of town, Beaver Creek Trail is brand new and full of challenges for trail biking and hiking. This trail is marked and easy to navigate, with two entrances – one on Flowers Chapel Road, and the other on Fortner Street. Ten miles of trail are open to the public for biking and hiking during daylight hours.

Circle City BMX Track

Specs

  • 1147 ft’ 8-lane downhill track with crossover
  • Skimcoat surface
  • 3 turns
  • Home of the 2016 Circle City BMX Nationals – one of 30 annual races in the USA BMX National Championship Series across the United States and Canada

(334) 615-3760

Dothan National Golf Club and Hotel

Dothan National Golf Club and Hotel features a par 72, 18-hole course designed around the natural flowing hills of lower Alabama. Lined with majestic pine trees and wildlife, this course is coupled with a hotel that offers stay and play packages. Dothan National also offers membership options.

(334) 677-3326

Eastgate Park

Eastgate Park is 197 acres of green recreation space. It is anchored by a large picnic pavilion, sand volleyball court, and playground. Surrounding Eastgate Park is a 2 mile walking trail with a ¼ mile boardwalk, 2 stocked fish ponds, and an archery range. There is also a fenced-in dog park, allowing pet owners to take their pets off-leash to enjoy a green space with exercise equipment. Adjoining Eastgate Park is the Lowell Roundtree Baseball Park with 4 fields. Dothan's only disc golf park is located at Eastgate Park, with 18-holes for public play.

Specs

  • 4 baseball fields with 200’ fences
  • 1 baseball field with 325’ fence
  • Batting cage, concession stand, press box, playground
  • 18-Hole Disc Golf Course
  • Picnic Pavilion
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Playground
  • Fenced dog park
  • 2 mile walking trail with ¼ mile boardwalk
  • 2 stocked fish ponds
  • Archery range
  • Biking trail

(334) 615-3730

G. Marvin Lewis Baseball Complex

G. Marvin Lewis Baseball Complex is a 4 field complex, anchored by a concession stand and press box, and is home to Dixie Boys and Youth baseball in Dothan.

Specs

  • 2 baseball fields with 200’ fences
  • 2 baseball fields with 225’ fences
  • Concession stand with pavilion and press box
  • Batting Cages

(334) 615-3760

Highland Oaks, A Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail

Located in the southeast corner of Alabama, Highland Oaks offers 36 holes of championship golf, including a 9-hole Par 3 course. The Highlands/Magnolia combination was named by Golf Digest's "Places to Play" as one of the nation's Great Value courses. Highland Oaks also offers a pro shop, clubhouse, grill, and membership options. Highland Oaks is home to the annual PGA Q School.

(334) 712-2820

James Oates Park

James Oates Park is a 87 -acre park that features two complexes – a six-field baseball complex, and a six-field softball complex. Each complex features ample parking, a concessions building, and a press box. For more information about booking future events at James Oates Park, please contact Visit Dothan.

Specs

  • Six softball fields – tournament style dirt infield softball fields with 225’ fences
  • Six baseball fields – tournament style baseball fields with 225’ and 250' fences
  • Bleacher seating
  • Concessions
  • Press box
  • Paved walking trails around the park

(334) 615-3772

Kilgore’s Roundabout Plantation

This player friendly, fun course is a great alternative to larger courses. This 18-hole, Par 72 course is surrounded by a picturesque setting with five lakes and tree lines. This championship course features tiff eagle greens, and a separate putting green and driving range are also on site.

Kiwanis Park And Trail

Specs

  • Playground equipment with composite ground cover
  • Covered pavilion with picnic tables and seating for 50 guests
  • 3.4 mile marked nature trail loop around Westgate Park – allows bikers, runners, and walkers

(334) 615-3760

Miracle Field Baseball Complex

Specs

  • 1 soft-surface field for special needs baseball
  • 2 standard grass baseball fields with 300’ fences
  • Covered seating area
  • Concession stand

(334) 615-3760

Northcutt Football/baseball Complex

Specs

  • Football field with stadium seating for appx. 2000 spectators with press box
  • Baseball field with 405’ fence and bleacher seating for appx. 400 spectators
  • Concession stand

(334) 615-3760

Rip Hewes Athletic Complex

Rip Hewes Athletic Complex is home to Dothan’s largest football stadium, which features 10,000 seats and a recently renovated press box. The stadium is used for Dothan’s high school football games and community events. Also in the complex are two softball fields, one baseball field, and a concession stand.

Specs

  • Football stadium with 10,000 seats, press box, and ticket booth
  • Colby/Bottom Fields –dirt infield softball fields with 300’ fences, bleacher seating
  • Pittman Field – grass infield baseball field with 425’ fence, 500 seat bleachers
  • Concession Stand

(334) 673-4803

Water World

Located within Westgate Park, Water World is Dothan’s Most Exciting Beach! This 12 acre park features a giant wave pool, Great White water slide, and kiddie pool, with plenty of pool decks for sunning and enjoying the hot summer days. In addition to the water park, you’ll find a fully stocked gift shop, video arcade, and concession stand, as well as a picnic pavilion for you to host a birthday party or cool off with an ice cream. Admission is charged for entry.

Specs

  • Giant wave pool with floats for rent
  • Great White water slide
  • Kiddie pool with kiddie slide
  • Gift shop
  • Arcade
  • Concession stand

(334) 615-3750

Westgate Park

Westgate Park is the largest city park in Dothan, comprised of a community recreation center, 5-field softball complex, 4-field baseball complex, 3-field soccer complex, football stadium, special needs sports fields, tennis complex, BMX track, outdoor fitness court, biking trail and walking trails. Also located within Westgate Park is Water World, Dothan’s very own water theme park, and a Houston County Library Extension. Two playgrounds are located at Westgate Park - Kiwanis Park, with playsets for both big and little kids, and Miracle Playground, an inclusive, all-abilities playground.

(334) 615-3760

Westgate Soccer Complex

Specs

  • 3 full size soccer fields, 2 which can be broken down into smaller fields
  • For tournaments, up to 13 fields can be utilized for play, including multipurpose fields
  • Bleacher seating
  • Concessions
  • Press box

(334) 615-3760

Westgate Softball Complex

Specs

  • 5 lit softball fields with warm-up areas
  • 300’ fences with dirt infields
  • concession stand and bleacher seating
  • Hosted the 30th Annual Dixie Girls Softball World Series in 2005
  • 2005 ISA Facility of the Year

(334) 701-2954

Westgate Tennis Center

Specs

  • 20 full-size Har-Tur Clay Courts
  • One Championship Court built to professional standards with retaining walls, scoreboard, and stadium lighting
  • Covered stadium seating for 560 spectators on Championship Court
  • All courts in pods of 2 with club lighting
  • 3000 sq ft covered clubhouse deck for viewing with large player lounge lobby
  • Awarded National Outstanding Tennis Center by USTA, US Tennis Court and Track Builders Association, and Tennis Industry Association
  • 18 year host of USTA Professional Tennis Pro Classic

(334) 615-3790

Wiregrass Recreation Center

Wiregrass Recreation Center is the former home of Dothan’s minor league baseball team. In the community center, it includes a gymnasium, full kitchen, meeting rooms, weight room, an outdoor pool, and a playground. The sports park includes 9 tennis courts, 3 softball fields, and a batting cage.

Specs

  • Howard Field – grass infield softball field with 200’ fence
  • Waller Field – grass infield softball field with 200’ fence
  • McCullough Field – dirt infield softball field with 225’ fence with bleacher seating for 400 spectators
  • Community center – gymnasium, full kitchen, meeting rooms, weight room, outdoor pool, playground
  • 9 tennis courts, batting cage

(334) 615-4740

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