Jim Nichols Tennis Complex

The Jim Nichols Tennis Complex sits across from Triangle Park and features Dayton’s only clay courts for serious tennis players and enthusiasts. The Tennis Center includes 3 hard courts and 6 clay courts for youth camps, individual and league play. Clay and hard courts are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and are available as camp, league and tournament schedules allow. The courts are open from mid-May through mid-October (depending upon weather conditions).


  • $10/hour per person
    • Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • Monday-Friday, 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
    • Closed Saturdays & Sundays


  • Free
    • Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m

*Pickleball Equipment available during Clay Court Hours, FREE of charge.

*Clay courts closed 2-4 p.m. for maintenance. Available upon request for tournament rental.


Season pass holders may reserve clay courts for up to 1.5 hours; receive $25 off league play fees; and no hourly rate for use of clay courts:

  • $120 Adults
  • $100 Youth (17 and younger)
  • $100 Seniors (55 and older)
  • $250 Family (Up to 4 persons living in same household)