West Hills / John Bynon Park

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
sely@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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RESERVE ONLINE
Reserve a Shelter
 
PARK DETAILS
• 45.33 acres
• 2 shelters (Call 3-1-1 for reservations)
• picnic tables
• 2 playgrounds
• open space (venue for special events, call 3-1-1)
• 4 baseball/softball fields (Call 865-300-7406 for reservations)
• 6 pickleball courts
• football/soccer field
• horseshoe pits
• volleyball court
• 11 tennis courts (call 865-357-0720 for reservations)
• outdoor basketball court
• public restrooms
• Tennis Clubhouse with showers
Jean Teague Greenway
• Park is adjacent to West Hills Elementary School.
• Parking: 194 (2 accessible parking spaces)
Handicap SignAccessible parking
RIDE THE BUS TO THIS PARK
katRoute 11 & 90 - Vanosdale Rd. at Sheffield Dr.
 City Council District: 2
West Hills / John Bynon Park

7624 Sheffield Drive
(ballfields/pickleball courts)
410 N Winston Road
(tennis courts)
Knoxville, TN  37909
865-300-7406
(field reservations)
865-357-0720 (court reservations)

West Knoxville

Directions to West end of park behind the YMCA: Take the West Hills exit off of I-40 to Kingston Pike; make a right onto Kingston Pike; turn right onto Winston right; after you cross the bridge, the park will be on right. Directions to East end of the park for the ball fields: Take the West Hills exit off of I-40 to Kingston Pike; make a left onto Kingston Pike; then make a left onto Buckingham Drive by Walgreen's; at stop sign turn right onto Vanosdale; at next stop sign make a left onto Sheffield Drive; park will be on the left and also behind school.

7624 Sheffield Drive
Gazebo in West Hills Park


West Hills / John Bynon Park is a diverse park located on the edge of West Hills neighborhood.
 
Recreation opportunities in the park include softball / baseball, soccer / football, basketball, tennis, pickleball, playgrounds, horseshoes, volleyball, and the 1.9-mile paved Jean Teague Greenway.

West Hills Greenway

Picnic tables and plenty of vast open space for play is also available. Pefect for a romp with the kids or canine friends.

There are two shelters that can be reserved by calling 215-4311.

West Hills Tennis The Park also includes the West Hills Tennis Center clubhouse. The clubhouse is 1,400 square feet with a welcome area, an office, a meeting room, and restrooms with showers. 

For tennis / pickleball court reservations, call 865-357-0720.

For field reservations or to learn more about upcoming baseball/softball leagues at this park, call 865-300-7406.


GOOGLE TREKKER STREET VIEW

Explore the Jean Teague Greenway on Google Trekker Street View (images from Fall 2014)





HISTORY OF THE PARK

John Bynon was a longtime volunteer in the West Hills Neighborhood.

Update to map below: 
Field sizes shown below are incorrect.  Field 1: 220 feet, Field 2: 290 feet, Field 3: 205 feet, Field 4: 185 feet.

map of West Hills / John Bynon Park Map Legend 


PARK RULES & REGULATIONS

1.) For the protection of our park and the safety of its users, the following are prohibited
  • No alcoholic beverages
  • No open fires
  • No hitting golf balls anywhere in the park
  • No motorized vehicles in park
  • No equestrian activity
    2.) Per city ordinance, all animals must be maintained on a leash.
    3.) Please be respectful of other trail users
    4.) Please help to keep our parks beautiful by disposing trash in proper receptacles.
    5.) Hours - Open dawn to dusk unless otherwise posted.





    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park
    • Aerial view of West Hills Park