Welcome to Markham Park!

The 666-acre Markham Park is also home to the Fox Observatory, a radio controlled airplane field, a dog park called Barkham Park, biking and jogging trails, fishing and boating areas, a tennis and racquetball center, volleyball, a swimming pool complex with a mist pool, snack bar, lockers and showers/restrooms. Wi-Fi is also available at the campground in Sections A-H. For more details, call 954-357-8868.

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Acres to Enjoy
Full Hookup Campsites
Acres of RC Airfield
Miles of Bike Trails

The Perfect Destination For Family Fun Time

From playgrounds to picnics, to biking and nature walks, Broward County’s Markham Park is the ultimate “close to home” destination for a great day. Bring the family, the dog, the bikes and some burgers. With 666 acres to play on, you can find the perfect spot to set up and have a great day with your family.


Memorial Fitness Zone

Memorial Healthcare System and Broward County Parks and Recreation teamed up to create the Memorial Fitness Zone. Get out in the fresh air and get in shape with this outdoor fitness equipment. QR codes on each machine will link you to information on how to properly use each machine.

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Fox Observatory

The South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association owns and operates the popular Fox Observatory. Every Saturday night, the public is invited to take a look into space with the observatory’s 14 inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope. The observatory can be reached at 954-384-0442.

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Boat Launch

Markham Park offers two boat ramps accessing the State Road 84 canal, also called the New River Canal, and also the L35A canal. There is currently no fee for using the boat ramps.

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RC Airfield

The Markham Park Pilot’s Association operates this 50 acre flying space and 755 paved runway. There are pit areas and tables as well as multiple pilot stations and restrooms. This is a well equipped and run airfield for both pilots and viewers alike!


Markham Park has a lake designated for jetski and personal watercraft. This is a large lake with plenty of space for multiple riders. Bring your jetski and have a blast!

Skeet and Trap Shooting

The shooting range at Markham Park includes a large area for skeet and trap shooting. There are five skeet and trap fields as well as a sporting clays course with 13 stations. Lessons are also available.

Rifle & Pistol Range

The hugely popular pistol and rifle range are very well run and safety is the top priority. There are 66 shooting stations with a maximum distance of 100 yards. The range phone number is 954-357-5143 for more information.

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Mountain Biking

Mountain bikers will love the 14 miles of trails here. There are several trails with varying difficulty. There is a fee for the use of the trails and a helmet is required. Call for further info before your visit!

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Barkham Park Dog Park

Barkham Park is the cleverly named dog park where your four legged family members can run free in 3.5 acres. The park is separated into two sections, for smaller and larger dogs. There is a fee for entry into Barkham at Markham.