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Walking dog in park

Great place to walk the dog though trails are natural mostly gravel, packed dirt, some cute areas... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeanette H
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Mansfield, Texas
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Lovely Little Preserve

A little gem of a park in a suburban Texas town. Did a hike there with a relative that lives in... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
coachee1313
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Montvale, New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to walk the dog though trails are natural mostly gravel, packed dirt, some cute areas of wooden lookout pier and wooden slate sidewalk through the meadow.

Thank Jeanette H
Reviewed August 21, 2018

A little gem of a park in a suburban Texas town. Did a hike there with a relative that lives in the town. Well laid out and the original windmill makes it really special.

Thank coachee1313
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

In the 50’s, I remember my grandparents driving and my listening to what a drought we were having. My grandfather bought some land and spent time developing a couple of tanks, one with a windmill. The property had a wonderful Creek called Wanut Creek. My...More

1  Thank clwc
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We go here quite often as it is a recognized park for Pokemon Go but we also like it because its a “natural” park. I did hear that there are snakes roaming about during summer but I didn’t go too far back when I went...More

Thank Debi H
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

There's is a lot of visit at this park, and bathrooms are conveniently located near the trails. When walking, I was never bored there was always a hidden trail, or water nearby.

Thank Faith P
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We enjoy taking our dog and walking the forested trail around the lake. Usually a quiet place to walk and sit. We’re seniors and enjoy watching Moms and small children. Friendly people. The park could use more and comfortable benches.

Thank rangers2016
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Good for a run in nature, dog walks, and you get to learn some things about creatures and critters. It feels like you're in the woods but you can't get lost.

Thank M_Antionette
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Excellent walking trails....not for bicycles though. Springtime is lovely with all the flowers blooming!

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice concept but this trail needs security detail. We used to run here but lately see suspicious people and our running group has stopped going here. Also we heard about a man with a gun parking here and going into neighborhoods across the bridge. He...More

2  Thank Brandy S
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Our family went here late fall and it was great. There's a walking/running trail that circles the park so you can see your family and vehicle from the path. They also have a few basketball courts, spacious playground area and plenty of benches. There's a...More

Thank FeliciaC505
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