Play Your Favorite Sport at GABC Sports and Recreation

Visit our sports complex in Tyler, TX today

Whether you want to spend your afternoon enjoying the Texas weather or playing soccer alongside your friends from church, you won’t regret joining the Recreation Outreach Complex at GABC Sports and Recreation.

The ROC is located north of the Green Acres Baptist Church and is open to the community.

Visit the outdoor sports facility at GABC Sports and Recreation in Tyler, TX now.

Hone your athletic abilities at the ROC

Our facility is the perfect place for various sporting events, including:

  • Soccer
  • Flag football
  • T-ball
  • Softball

You’ll find three soccer fields, two softball fields, a two-acre lake, a one-mile walking trail and an 18-hole disc golf course. The ROC also has two waterfalls, paved roads and two picnic pavilions.

Call the ROC at 903-525-1116 with questions about our sports teams.

ROC Amenities

Sports Fields

The ROC has 2 softball fields and 3 soccer fields. Our fields are available to all but only GABC events and members may reserved the fields.

Disc Golf

There is a beautiful and challenging 18 hole disc golf course that includes 2 water holes. Hole 1 is right next to the large parking lot.

Bass Lake

There is a 2 acre bass lake that has some very nice bass ready for you to catch. There are also many other types of fish in our lake. We run a catch and release program on our bass but any other fish you catch you are welcome to keep. There is no swimming in our lake.


We have 2 small pavilions that are available for use. GABC members may reserve the pavilions by calling 903-525-1116. There is a picnic table under each pavilion as well as a small BBQ grill at the larger pavilion.

Walking Track

We have a 1 mile concrete walking trail that goes around our entire property. It is great for exercise, enjoying the great outdoors, and even learning how to ride a bike.

  • GABC Sports and Recreation

    1607 Troup Highway
    Tyler, TX 75701


    Call Us
    Phone: (903) 525-1116

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  • ROC

    18700 US Highway 69 S
    Flint, TX 75762


ROC Hours

Monday: 7AM-Dusk
Tuesday: 7AM-Dusk
Wednesday: 7AM-5PM
Thursday: 7AM-Dusk
Friday: 7AM-Dusk
Saturday: 7AM-Dusk
Sunday: 1PM-Dusk

*Hours subject to change for weather, to accommodate Large Reserved Groups, and GABC Functions.

*When you hear the air horn at night the ROC is about to close.