Parks and Recreation


The Parks and Recreation Board was created to assist Council in making recommendations pertaining to the master park plan as well as recommendations of new park facilities and recreations programs.


The City of Gunter is served by the Bridges Golf Club which has an 18-hole par-72 Signature Golf Course designed by Masters Champion Fred Couples. The course is 7,600 yards long with 5 sets of tees and includes extensive practice range facilities and a luxurious clubhouse.

Gunter Parks Foundation

The Gunter Parks Foundation is dedicated to preserving, protecting, enhancing and promoting our city park. Its purpose is to acquire financial resources through contributions to make park improvements that provide the community an opportunity to play, gather, celebrate and learn.

State Parks and National Wildlife Refuge

Board Members

Membership consists of five volunteers who reside in the city limits.  Members serve for one-year terms. Meetings normally occur on the last Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Shanna McDaniel - Secretary, Place 1
Chris Eckenrode - Treasurer, Place 2
Holly Moore - President, Place 3
Billy Stewart - Vice President, Place 4
Kaeley Duncan, Place 5
Larry Peters, Place 6
Robert Booth, Place 7

Staff Contact - David Gallagher, Ben Rodriguez

Meeting Information

Last Thursday of the month at 7:00pm.

Gunter City Hall

Upcoming meeting dates can be found on the Event Calendar and agendas are posted 72 hours prior to the meeting on the website and the bulletin board outside the main entrance door at City Hall. Notices which must be advertised are published in the official city paper.