Park Areas

Water Park

The Point Mallard Waterpark is home of America’s First Wave Pool. Named for the late J. Gilmer Blackburn, the park opened in August of 1970 after years of dedication to build an attraction for all ages in North Alabama. The park features America's First Wave Pool, Pro Bowl Slide, Towering Sky Pond and Speed Slide, Three Flume Tube Rides, Olympic Pool, Sandy Beach with complimentary beach loungers, Kids area featuring the Squirt Factory & Duck Pond, Concessions & Gift Shop, Scenic Lagoon. The park offers day parties and birthday parties during regular business hours and can be reserved exclusively for group parties.

Golf Course

The Point Mallard golf course is open year round and is one of the finest golfing experiences.

Ice Complex

The Point Mallard open air Ice Rink was opened in 1973 and the new Indoor Rink was opened in 2001. Today, guests can enjoy ice skating in the enclosed Point Mallard Ice Complex. Complete with shower facilities, party rooms, meeting rooms, full concessions, pro-shop and wireless sound system, the rink offers fun for all ages. Public skate sessions and monthly home-school sessions are just a few regular features of the facility. Figure skating and hockey lessons by pro, Charles Bernhard, the rink is the home of the Wind, Rain or Shine Figure Skating Competition and other events.

Camp Ground

The Point Mallard Camp Ground is the perfect place for that fun family weekend get away!

Strike Zone

The Point Mallard Strike Zone batting cages and driving range is fun for all ages, Hop in and swing for the fences!!

Bill Sims Bike Trail

This scenic walking / Bike Trail winds along the Tennessee river at Point Mallard Park. Some areas are provide a paved alternate route. Joggers, walkers, bikes and leashed pets are welcome. The trail connects with the larger bike route that runs through Decatur.

Park Pavilions

Point Mallard Park has three pavilions available for rent in the main park area, and two pavilions for rent inside the waterpark during summer months. For information on reserving these pavilions for a picnic, family reunion, or other special event, please contact (256) 341-4902 or e-mail us!

Eagle Amphitheatre

The Eagle Amphitheatre was designed and built by local Boy Scouts earning their Eagle Scout badge. It seats approximately 75 and offers electricity. The beautiful Tennessee River and lovely foliage creates a lovely backdrop for any outdoor event at this location just South of the Point Mallard Ice Skating Complex. To reserve the Eagle Amphitheatre, contact us at (256) 341-4902 or e-mail us!