Texas Forts Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Abilene : Nelson Park and Splash Pad

Nelson Splash is a 2,920 square-foot splash pad which can accommodate up to 250 users at one time. The pad has 26 water features, including a center dump bucket and water cannons. It is located next to Fort Imagination and offers shaded picnic areas and restrooms. The Splash is Abilene’s first aquatic playground for kids.


  • Nelson Park, E.S. 11th & Loop 322
  • Abilene , Texas
  • 79602


Hours & Fees

  • Sunrise to sunset. Open Mid-March to Mid-October

  • Free