Parks & Recreation Department

Ozark's Parks


Located in the heart of the Ozarks, the City of Ozark offers community living at its best! There are several parks including the popular Finley River Park, with over 10,000 visitors a week, and the expanded trail systems.

Mission Statement


The mission of the Parks and Recreation Department is to promote fitness, wellness, and recreation for the City of Ozark by providing excellent customer service, creating experiences worth repeating, and investing in individuals and families to produce growth, safety, and belonging.

Park Rules


  • Pets must be on a leash. The person in control of pets must clean up any feces.
  • Noise and nuisance ordinances are in effect.
  • Park hours are from sunrise to sunset, except during Christmas Lights of Ozark (Nov-Dec) Hours are 6:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

"The OC" Ozark Community Center

At The OC we recognize that people want an affordable, top-notch facility with state-of-the-art equipment and innovative programs. That’s why we offer more than your average local health club and give it to
you at a competitive price and wonderful value you can feel great about.

For more information about membership rates,click The OC link on the home page or contact the Community Center at 417-581-7002

1530 West Jackson Street
Ozark, MO 65721
(417) 581-7002
Facebook Page: Ozark Community Center