8 Fun Sports to Play Within Walking Distance of Your Tanglewood Home

Staying fit and having fun with family and friends is easy while living in your beautiful new Tanglewood at Bentsen Palm home.  There are so many fun sports to play all within walking distance of these new homes Mission, TX that you should hopefully never hear those two little words, “I’m bored,” ever again!  No matter what your favorite activity is, you can do it a Bentsen Palm.

Connecting the community with 10 miles of hike and bike trails, it’s easy to just hop on a path and get your miles in whether on foot or wheels! And because this community is surrounded by beautiful protected areas you’ll get to enjoy the ecological wonders of the Rio Grande Valley while you get your exercise.

Hike and Bike Trail 

Swimming is one of the best types of exercise and it puts less stress on the body.  Tanglewood residents can enjoy swimming laps in the community’s over-sized swimming pool or the kids can just have a friendly competition with friends to see who can swim the fastest.

Kids Swimming

Want to practice your jump shot or get a game going with friends and family? If shooting hoops is your favorite sport you’re in luck with lighted basketball courts inside Tanglewood as well as close by at Bentsen Palm Community Park.

Soccer has quickly become a favorite pastime for both youth and adults. Residents of Tanglewood can have fun playing soccer on a number of fields within the community and nearby. You’re sure to get a workout playing this sport and because it’s so fast paced it’s good for keeping your mind sharp too!

Sink your toes into the cool sand and you’ll feel like it’s a day at the beach when you play sand volleyball with family and friends at Bentsen Palm Community Park.

Sand Volleyball

Whether you’re just learning to catch the ball or you’ve been playing for years, softball or baseball are great sports to play and fun all ages.  The Bentsen Palm Community Park offers four lighted fields to play on and there are a number of area youth and adult leagues to join as well.


If love saying “match point” then you’re in luck with tennis courts within walking distance from your Tanglewood home, both within the community and three lighted courts at Bentsen Palm Community park.


Shuffleboard isn’t a high impact sport, but it’s a fun way to pass the time with family and friends and it can get pretty competitive too for those that have their slide down.

Families that want an active lifestyle with plenty of sports to play will love these McAllen area real estate listings.  Take a tour of Tanglewood at Bentsen Palm today and explore the beautiful homes and all the sporting activities this community has to offer.


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