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Gardens at Heather Farms

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Address: 1540 Marchbanks Dr, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-2158
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Nice pool

Nice pools , adult lap pool , kiddie pool, diving pool , slide . The park is nice too if it's not too hot. Plenty of parking and an easy to get to location.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Lafayette, California
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Lafayette, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice pools , adult lap pool , kiddie pool, diving pool , slide . The park is nice too if it's not too hot. Plenty of parking and an easy to get to location.

Thank milesdc50
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have watched this area grow for years... popular place for all kinds of activities. Pool, baseball fields, trails, kids park, tennis, large pond, horse are, educational gardens, weddings, picnics... you name it! Great Family place and walking area next to main trails.

Thank JovielSeattle
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Always a lot of activity going on here and starts early and ends late. THey also have classes for kids to sign up in just about anything imaginable at any age group. The swimming pools are onsite, tennis courts, baseball diamonds, etc., etc. etc. Cant go wrong!

Thank dlawson737
Walnut Creek, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Visit the Gardens at Heather Farms for beautiful flowers and two nature ponds with fish, ducks, geese and other wildlife. A treat for all ages, with a top playground nearby.

Thank MA W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This seems like a good local park that the general public use quite often. I've been here on several occasions and its a lovely park. The community also uses it to host events such as the Walnut Fest which is a annual carnival type event. There's a baseball field, rose garden, children's playground with a jungle gym, public bathrooms and... More 

Thank Jeremiah D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Having been to many dog parks in East Bay, we decided to try this one. Immediately I was turned off because the "lobby" area before entering the individual parks is for both the large dog and the small dog sections. A big German Shepherd was in the same section as my little dog. It gave me an uncomfortable feeling. Why... More 

Thank Tahoe2
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

This park is so amazing. Very clean and offers variety range of activities. You can hike, bird watch, stroll in the beautiful garden, kids can play in the huge and nice playground.... The best part for us is, it's dog friendly. :)

Thank Di J
Concord, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Heather Farms has it all: gardens, playground, athletic fields, swimming pool, tennis courts, dog park, ponds, walking paths, etc. The best thing about it is that the community and city take great pride in the park and they take care of it. It is always so clean and well-kept. It is also the scene of many city festivals. Every city... More 

Thank YayaShare
New York, NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Heather Farms is an idyllic green space located in Walnut Creek - it perfect for families as there are many playgrounds and facilities for everyone. The flower garden is not to be missed.

Thank upwest74
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

It is a lovely park with trails, trees, benches, the rose garden, lake, quiet nooks. I really like it and take my dog there for walks and picnic lunches.

Thank Mary H

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