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Parklands on September 30

went there Sunday with friends to hike; it was a beautiful day and perfect for enjoying a hike... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louisville, Kentucky
You Must Go - really you must!!

The Parklands were the highlight of our visit to Louisville, we went three times in the three days... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Wagga Wagga, Australia
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“hiking trails”(7 reviews)
“turkey sub”(9 reviews)
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15712 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40245-4144
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Reviewed 1 week ago

went there Sunday with friends to hike; it was a beautiful day and perfect for enjoying a hike along the stream in particular. Everything is so well laid out and wonderful. The trees which have been planted around the great egg are going to be...More

1  Thank jgreenwell2017
Reviewed September 10, 2018

The Parklands were the highlight of our visit to Louisville, we went three times in the three days we were there. Admittedly we had a Friend of the Parklands as a host and guide so we got to see the best bits on each of...More

3  Thank Fwombats
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Went last week (8/30/18) and loved the ride all over again... Some parts of this string of parks are hilly, but if you start at Pope's Lick and aim towards Turkey Run - you will have a good 5-6 miles of relatively flat riding. (ten-11...More

Thank jmcpher3
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We went to this park seeking a place to walk. What a pleasant surprise. There was plenty of parking, clean bathrooms, and wide paved paths. This is perhaps the cleanest and best maintained paved walking park I’ve ever been to. Much of the walking path...More

Thank Philip S
Reviewed August 29, 2018

wonderful park to hike in, many trails. Bike, kayak, walk, just get outside and enjoy this beautiful area

Thank Colleen E
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We walk in this park almost everyday. And almost everyday we see something new. There is plenty of wildlife to check out. Most of the time you will happen along someone else on the paths, but occassionally we have the park all to ourselves. Such...More

Thank Loucardsfan
Reviewed July 30, 2018

My husband and I are big fans of this park. We come alone to walk, bike ride, or hike along a trail. Sometimes we bring our dog Ginger and sometimes we bring our granddaughters (5 and 7). Whether you are fitness minded or just looking...More

1  Thank sandygrossky
Reviewed July 9, 2018

My husband and I enjoy going for long walks/hikes at the Parklands. Mother nature is at her best, beautiful, green, with well maintained trails and treks. We also attended a wedding there a a year ago and it was a beautiful location with plenty of...More

Thank cherieb315
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Great place to walk and or take the grandkids to play at the spray ground. Louisville has a few of these and we visit frequently.

1  Thank momadot
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Very confusing to understand this bike trail but worth the hunt. If you are not from the area you need to know that The Parklands is actually a group of parks joined together by a waterway, Floyd’s Fork, and a bike trail which is actually...More

3  Thank Katie H
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Barbara R
May 20, 2018|
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Response from 1schwachick | Reviewed this property |
40 miles, starts VERY hilly at both ends
Jay C
May 10, 2018|
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Response from Lisa P | Reviewed this property |
The one at Taylorsville Road and Pope Lick is all flat, you can bike straight through to the connecting park (Turkey Run).
jan T
March 24, 2018|
Response from KYFirefighter | Reviewed this property |
If you can carry it, you can launch it. They have several places to put in. I believe the web site has a button to check the water flow rates. I wouldn't do it with the water too high.