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Neat Window into Glen Rose's Past

Not only is it a pretty park, but Glen Rose has also done a good job of erecting historical... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
Jay_the_Triathlete
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Beverly, Massachusetts
lovely site

have a look at many historic buildings including homes and a school in this lovely park. Then let... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
tXlady43
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Glen Rose, Texas
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Matthews St., Fm-56, Glen Rose, TX 76043
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

Not only is it a pretty park, but Glen Rose has also done a good job of erecting historical structures in the park and providing informational resources regarding their respective histories. My father and I had a really fun time reading all the plaques in...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

have a look at many historic buildings including homes and a school in this lovely park. Then let the children play on the equipment and take a walk beside the river.

Thank tXlady43
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Lots of folks swim and sit in this area full of big boulders and water slide down the side of a small dam. People were friendly and, although we rode our bikes from the park to the big rocks, we actually could have walked instead....More

1  Thank Linda P
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Our home park from Ocean Canyon properties is not Tres Rios, but we enjoy coming here. Very poor internet connection. They charge extra money if you want to hook up more than two devices though! There is not a clubhouse open all hours for people...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed September 4, 2016

What a super cool new playground for the kids! There were lovely views of the river, but we couldn't do the riverwalk since part of the ramp had collapsed, they had it fenced off. Very cool historic buildings on-site!

Thank OriginalYouth
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

The park sits right along the river. You can park here and walk the length of the river walk. There are several restored frontier buildings in the park that are beautiful. The park is small but well maintained and has bathrooms and a playground.

1  Thank lukqbwr4
Reviewed April 25, 2016

May 20, 2016 on Friday from 9 am to 7 pm will be a very special day. Admission is free. There will be dozens of reenactors of Texas heroes, live music, and demonstrations of weaving, candlemaking, Buffalo Soldiers, gunfights, flint knapping and several demonstrations by...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed March 26, 2016

Don't miss this place if you are in Glen Rose! Lots of historical buildings and nice walking trail right on the river!

Thank Lacey C
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

This park is always clean and had awesome playground equipment for the kids. There is a giant covered Pavillion with many picnic tables. There is also a trail you can walk that takes you on a scenic walk alongside the river and leads all the...More

1  Thank Jasmine T
Reviewed March 12, 2016

We had taken a walk from Big Rocks Park along the Paluxy River that lead to this park. We let our kids play on the playground which had nice, clean and modern equipment. We drove to the park a few days later to the actual...More

Thank candjlindsey
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