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Poteet Park

Central Street, Sylva, NC
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Fun times

The Poteet Park is really neat for kids and a nice place for parents to hang while watching the... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
m g
Sylva, North Carolina
Fun day at the park

My son loves this park variety of jungle gyms to play on, he loves the tire swing and bouncy bridge... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Sylva, North Carolina
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“pavilion” (2 reviews)
“benches” (2 reviews)
“bridge” (2 reviews)
Central Street, Sylva, NC
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Poteet Park is really neat for kids and a nice place for parents to hang while watching the kids. It is fenced in (however little ones still need watching) and has a covered area with picnic tables for lunch or small parties. The covered...More

1  Thank m g
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My son loves this park variety of jungle gyms to play on, he loves the tire swing and bouncy bridge always plenty of children around to play the towns most loved park.

Thank tianaliesha
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful playground for kids to run around & play while parents can watch from benches under big shade trees. It's located just across the bridge from the pavilion where concerts are held on Friday nights all summer long & the fantastic farmers...More

Thank JEPguadalupe
Reviewed 17 March 2016

This park is great (since it does have a pool nearby within walking distance) however, it needs to be updated! The equipment has been the same since i was a kid and that was 15-20 years ago. I take my 3 year old and I...More

Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Poteet Park is a lovely little park that features an extensive playground system and a basketball hoop for older children. Everything is close at hand so parents can keep an easy eye on small children. It's clean and well kept, with a fun bridge that...More

Thank Barbara J H
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Mostly garbage pail teens, man-children, bums, loose women and other questionable types hang out here. I don't enjoy having my young children around cursing, drinking, smoking, making out, used condoms and other assorted unmentionables that children can pick up. We stay away from that place...More

2  Thank keeleysn
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Took my son here for a little basketball while staying in a cabin in Sylva. I would rate this park as "sketchy". I witnessed a couple drug deal / conversations and most of the "kids" on the courts had really fowl mouths right in my...More

3  Thank dr_sous66
Reviewed 25 December 2014

Should be open but its closed. My kids are disappointed because it does look like a nice park. Not sure why you need to lock it with barbed wire, Sylva should not be a bad area where bad things happen. It does not show well...More

2  Thank perri137
Reviewed 30 June 2014

It is a massive playground with many areas for kids to play. It is a popular park so there is always others there. There was plenty of benches for tired parents, grandparents, and babysitters to sit and rest while the kiddos run wild. There is...More

Thank HappyTravels411
Reviewed 10 October 2013

The Sylva Rotary Club built this playground and it is truly incredible! It's open all day, has restrooms and has most anything kids could want to play on. We are visiting from Florida and this is by far our 2 year old's favorite part of...More

2  Thank Amy F
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