W.C. Griffith Disc Golf Course

Faircrest Park

1001 Faircrest ST SW

Canton, Ohio 44706

Disc golf is a social sport that permits people of all ages the opportunity to enjoy nature while playing a competitive game. Disc golf is a sport that everyone can play, regardless of age, ability, or gender. Local businessman and disc golf enthusiast Bill Griffith of Sol Harris Day, approached the Township with the idea of a disc golf course at Faircrest Park. He offered to develop and design a nine hole course to be named after his late grandfather and local businessman W.C. Griffith. We then researched and assessed the interests of the community regarding the establishment of a disc golf course at Faircrest Park. The results indicated that there is a very high interest in the sport. Disc golf has increased in popularity since its national inception in 1975. There are roughly 54 courses in the state of Ohio.

Course Sponsors

Canton Township Board of Trustees Office
4711 Central Avenue, S.E.
Canton, Ohio 44707
Phone:  (330) 484-2501
Facsimile:  (330) 484-2556
Office Building Open from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday