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Cobbs Hill Park

Culver Road and Norris Drive, Rochester, NY
+1 585-428-6770
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something magical about this place!

been there hundreds of times over the years ,and it always refreshing just to sit on the steps or... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
siracu1
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Rochester, New York
Take a walk on the high side.

Stretch your legs and look across to Rochester's skyline. It's just a kilometer around the... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Bob_and_friends-2014
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Tampa, Florida
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Culver Road and Norris Drive, Rochester, NY
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Culver Road and Norris Drive, Rochester, NY
+1 585-428-6770
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

been there hundreds of times over the years ,and it always refreshing just to sit on the steps or the grass at the top and watch the world go by .the view of rochester is the best you can get here !

Thank siracu1
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Stretch your legs and look across to Rochester's skyline. It's just a kilometer around the reservoir, so enjoy your stroll. Be sure to enjoy the 30's architecture of the granite gate house.

Thank Bob_and_friends-2014
Reviewed 10 November 2017

It was a nice large sized park. Plenty of green space, and a big ball field and sporting area. it was well kept and plenty of street parking.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is one of my favorite spots in Rochester. The view of the city is lovely and the reservoir makes for a lovely walk on a nice day. Best of all, it's close to plenty of great places both downtown and in the suburbs. Recently,...More

Thank rddeverell87
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I have walked around the reservoir many times. The only reason it might interest a tourist is the fact that it has the best view of downtown Rochester for photographers looking southwest from a spot near the road around the reservoir.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Cobbs Hill Park is a favorite from my childhood and still is. There are ball fields, lots of swing sets and jungle gyms, plenty of green grass for playing and the pond for winter ice skating.

Thank Ginger W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great park that offers a nice walk around the reservoir and great views of the city. Lots of greenery and some nice paths.

Thank rjfmkt
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Cobbs Hill Park was the place of many softball games in my youth but the used hypodermic needles and trash left by the ungrateful are truly a sign of the times. If people could just respect this beautiful park, it could be a more family-friendly...More

Thank sprkdude
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The top of Cobbs Hill is where to start getting to know Rochester. If you have guests, you can see the lay of the land in all directions and pick what to explore after leaving Cobbs Hill. If you are a resident, there is the...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I live close by and find the park to be a good place to enjoy a walk around the reservoir. The path around is about .70 of a mile. There is parking around the outside of road. No bathroom there up top which is unfortunate

Thank TheTravelPirate
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