Durant Park

  • Address: 712 West Franklin Street , East Tawas , MI 48730
  • Hours: 8:00 a.m. to Midnight

Park Features: Restrooms

Located at 712 W. Franklin Street, Dewey Durant Memorial Park is one of our most  popular day parks.  The park features a covered picnic pavilion with kitchen and restrooms, three softball fields, two tennis courts, eight professional horseshoe pits and a "Peace Train" wooden play structure.  The park also has a fishing pond that is popular with visitors and residents alike. 

The park is host to men's and women's softball in the summer as well as the Tawas "Summer Sizzler" girls fast pitch softball tournament in June and the "Bill Walsh Memorial Women's Slow Pitch Softball Tournament" the weekend after Labor Day annually.  The park and pavilion are also available for private rental for company picnics, graduation parties, etc.


Map Legend

  • Trail Head
  • Historical Site
  • Beach
  • Natural Feature
  • Campground
  • Park
  • Cultural Interest
  • Scenic View
  • Educational Interest
  • Visitor Center
  • Emergency Care
  • Water Access
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife or Nature Viewing
  • Trail Friendly Business



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