4600 W. Bardin Rd.
Arlington, TX 76017

The park was named for Clifford Nelson, a community leader involved with the Boy Scouts, who was instrumental in forming five scout troops in Arlington. He received the “George Meany Award” for working with youth and the Bronze Award of Excellence from the United Auto Workers Union.

  • Neighborhood Park (15 acres)


  • Hike/Bike Trail (.46 miles)
  • Cliff Nelson Recreation Center
  • Pond
  • Fishing
  • Grill
  • Natural Area
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground
  • Practice Field
  • Tennis Courts (2)
  • Restroom