Waters Edge Park in Murphy is a total hidden gem. How fun and unique to find a treehouse theme playground that also caters to all-abilities and that is almost completely shaded all year around.
Immediately next to this Murphy playground is a really nice picnic area nestled in the trees.
Waters Edge Park, Murphy has no parking except for street parking.
Just beyond the playground, a long bridge leads over a creek and into a totally different park named The Preserve at Maxwell Creek. Here you’ll find a paved walking trail as well as natural trails for walking and which are also popular for mountain biking. This park does have parking and also a large pavillion so if the road and picnic areas at the Murphy playground is ever too crowded you can park at The Preserve and it’s a short walk to the playground at Waters Edge Park.
Best Playgrounds | The Essentials – Waters Edge Park, Murphy
Where? 601 Creekside Drive, Murphy
Restrooms? No, there are no restrooms.
All-Abilities? Yes, this is an all-abilities playground. The “walkways” of the main playground structures are wheelchair accessible.
Age? All ages.
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