Useful Links


City of Marion
The City of Marion provides a number of park and recreational facilities for City and County residents, ranging from a large downtown park to mini-parks in residential communities to greenways. Parks and recreation has been a major priority of the Mayor and City Council for many years, as part of the City’s efforts to provide more open space and improve the quality of life in Marion. The City designates funding each year for the development and enhancement of park and recreation facilities in the community.

McDowell Chamber of Commerce

McDowell County

McDowell County Recreation Center
Visit the McDowell County Recreation Center to learn more about County parks and trails!   

McDowell County Tourism Development Authority
Need information on hiking, camping, horse back riding or planning your trip to McDowell County?  Visit this site for upcoming events and download a travel guide that will unlock the secrets of McDowell County.

Healthy Living McDowell
Healthy Living McDowell is a website that encourages healthy lifestyles by bringing people and resources together within McDowell County to build a more active and healthy community.