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The Elizabethtown Nature Park

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This is a beautiful place for locals and visitors alike If you want a safe and clean environment... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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Great place to walk

Great place for families to visit. Picnic area. Walking trails. Vietnam War Memorial wall. Veteran... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
Gail V
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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The Elizabethtown Nature Park (ENP) has 104 acres of gently rolling former pastureland. Freeman Creek meanders through the park as it flows to the city's largest lake, Freeman Lake. The Nature Park has been set aside as a passive park, where...more
1900 Ring Rd, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-9417
+1 270-769-3916
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All reviews ring road walking trails great place to walk covered pavilion great tribute pedestrian tunnel freeman lake picnic tables easy access veterans memorial uniform statue branch fountain jog woods
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place for locals and visitors alike If you want a safe and clean environment for family gatherings or want to take a brisk walk alone This park is perfect The memorial representative of the military men and women of Kentucky who...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Great place for families to visit. Picnic area. Walking trails. Vietnam War Memorial wall. Veteran tribute. Pedestrian tunnel connects to Freeman Lake Park.

Thank Gail V
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

We have been here several times to hide rocks and find rocks and it’s always been pleasant. Our last visit me and my 8 year old son met a Vietnam Vet who told us stories about the wall and his own personal experience, very educational....More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I live fairly close to the Nature Park, so I can take advantage of it quite often. There is a veterans' memorial that features all the branches of service, there is a very nice paved walking trail that leads from the Nature Park to Freeman...More

Thank carlapZ2098UA
Reviewed June 21, 2018

the facilities are good and clean, the property is very well located but there isn't much shade ……………………………………………………………………….

Thank Tammy L
Reviewed June 18, 2018

A calm slice of peacefulness minutes from anywhere in Etown. Walk, bike, run, or just sit on a bench. Along with the addition of the Vietnam Memorial Wall, this is the best place to decompress and reflect on life.

Thank RunningRon50
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

They dedicated an 80% full sized replica of the fantastic Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C. This will be a great addition to the Nature Park and will stir some strong emotions from nearly all visitors to this already great park atmosphere.

Thank Ken O
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I lived behind the nature park years ago when it was still a farm. I loved the views out my kitchen window of rolling hills with cows grazing. So nice that this was kept as a beautiful green space in our city. Coupled with Freeman...More

Thank suzannek54
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

This park is a very peaceful place to walk. Not quite as picturesque as freeman lake, but a wonderful alternative with smaller crowds

Thank Scottkimn N
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I went here alone on a trip and had to bring my daughter to see it. I would love to see this done in our home area someday. Amazing.

Thank Pauline C
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