Recreation Department FAQs
Can I put a boat on the Recreation Park Lake?
Only non-motorized boats are allowed on the lake.
Can I rent the Recreation Park Softball Complex?
No, the Complex is reserved for sanctioned leagues and tournaments.
Do I need a Fishing License to fish at Recreation Lake Park?
Yes, persons age 16 to 65 must have a valid Texas Fishing License to fish at Recreation Park.
How can I become a lifeguard?
Persons at least 16 years old must complete the American Red Cross Life Saving Course, then apply to the City of Pampa.
Life guards are chosen each year based on experience and ability.
How long can I stay at the Recreation Park RV Campground?
City Ordinance limits stays to a maximum of 14 consecutive days.
How much does it cost to rent the Group Shelter Pavilion at Recreation Park?
The pavilion rents for $20 per day and is coordinated through the City Administration office at (806)669-5750.
How old do you have to be to play Adult Softball or Adult Volleyball?
The minimum age for Adult Softball is 16, however youth tournaments are held at Recreation Park occasionally, open to all ages.
The minimum age for Adult Volleyball is 14 years.
Who do I contact to rent the County Bull Barn?
The County Judges Office rents the Clyde Carruth Pavilion (Bull Barn) and the Top of Texas Rodeo Association rents the outdoor open-air pavilion.
County Judge’s office – (806)669-8007
Rodeo Association – (806)665-5420