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I have passed by Polson Park many times. I had read the reviews about homeless people panhandling... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
JSL47
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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A lovely little park to stroll around~

Since we were in town for a few days we decided to check out this park. We were pleasantly... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
Heather7A7
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Chilliwack
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Polson Park is located near the heart of Vernon, adjacent to Highway 97 and Highway 6. The park was established in 1908 when Samuel Polson donated a large parcel of land to the city. Located in the park is the Lawn Bowling Club, the Interior Space...more
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

I have passed by Polson Park many times. I had read the reviews about homeless people panhandling, using drugs, etc., and been put off. I recently dropped in with members of my family, including my three year old granddaughter. It was a delightful experience! The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JSL47
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Have a look around, Lots to learn and see, great water park for the kids. Look for the fish in the pond.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim D
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Since we were in town for a few days we decided to check out this park. We were pleasantly surprised at how nice it is considering it's location, which is pretty much right in town. It would be a nice place to relax and enjoy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Heather7A7
Reviewed September 3, 2018

A well looked after park flower beds lawns a lot of ducka picnic places,a kids spray place to keep them cool,lots of ducks and geese to feed,outdoor stage some free concerts,a floral clock,track to jog on out door exersize equiptment ,watch the lawn bouling,play in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tr7terry
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Right in the heart of the town. A nice place to sit and have a coffee ...I was surprised at how little it was being used?

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John L
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Beautiful scenery, walk or ride through the park. Can fee the swans and a small play area for kids, as well as a waterpark

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hurrykerrie
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We never visit Vernon without going to Polson Park, we have all our family picnics there. It's a great place for kids of all ages.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LucilleS882
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Park in Vernon BC There's a playground and there's is a water park and much more you must go to this park in Vernon 👉🏻 polson park 👈🏼

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eduard S
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

This is a must stop spot for those coming to Vernon! In one location we play tennis(my 8 yr olds new thing), go scootering in the skate park, drive the RC cars on the running track, have an epic time in the splash park( yes,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank steelewood
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

My sister and I walked laps around the park each morning during my visit. Beautiful setting where local high school students take their graduation photos. There is also a children's playground and splash park, tennis courts, and lawn bowling. Don't miss this park.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TroisChatsLies
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Kevin T
October 25, 2017|
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Response from hiker1212 | Reviewed this property |
A very short five minute drive. You can stop along the way to look at some very beautiful plants /flowers.
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brand2015
January 15, 2015|
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Response from Ina H | Reviewed this property |
Yes weddings can be booked at Polson Park. Contact Vernon Parks and Recreation Department 250 545 6035 (ext 0) for a Special Events Request form.
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brand2015
January 15, 2015|
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Response from Hilary C | Reviewed this property |
Try Parks & Recreation at 545-6035 extension "0",
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