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McFarland Park

Florence, AL
+1 256-760-6416
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Nice clean park on the river.

Nice grassy area with a group of large rocks for the kids to climb and play on, and a large grove... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FredFleet
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Walk in the park

Great place to exercise & commune with nature usually just enough people there to have an enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ann E
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Florence, Alabama, United States
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“picnic tables” (9 reviews)
“tennessee river” (27 reviews)
“full hookups” (4 reviews)
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Florence, AL
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+1 256-760-6416
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"picnic tables"
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"tennessee river"
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"full hookups"
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"visitor center"
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"great restaurant"
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"bass"
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"great place to stay"
in 2 reviews
"limestone cliffs"
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"nice relaxing day"
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"camp ground"
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"tent camping"
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"cable tv"
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"public restrooms"
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"shaded areas"
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"high school"
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"ride bikes"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice grassy area with a group of large rocks for the kids to climb and play on, and a large grove of mature trees accommodating several people chilling in hammocks.

Thank FredFleet
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to exercise & commune with nature usually just enough people there to have an enjoyable , comfortable time walking.

Thank Ann E
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I am rating this Campground a one in hopes that it gets the attention of those in charge. This is a very nice campground on the river. The bathrooms are substandard!!!!! The pushbutton showers are slightly warm and cold with no rhyme or reason. The...More

Thank suebruno
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Traveling with a young child and depended on this place to camp. Everything online says the campground is open year round with first come first serve campsites. We arrive only to find the campground is blocked by cones and no one is camping there, no...More

1  Thank lnb1982
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Camping close to a town or city is rarely as good as this. Though the campground lights were bright all night (we are in a tent) we never felt we were in town. River views, birdsong in the morning, minutes to hot coffee when we...More

2  Thank timmind
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We stayed at McFarland Park for 4 nights. The scenery is beautiful, with great blue herons and egrets on the "canal" side and views of the limestone cliffs on the river side. The hosts are friendly and informative. Be sure to stop at the visitors'...More

1  Thank arecibo2
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Love their campground area, playground and shelters. Lots of picnic tables by the river. Large beach area to swim in summer and a nice marina and fishing boat launch area.

Thank Debbie W
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

When I arrived I expected to see paths along the river and lakes that show up the map. The lakes were on an adjoining golf course and a custodian told me there were no paths. The view of the cliffs across the river were nice,...More

Thank William B
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to camp!!! It's first come first serve. It's hard sometimes but it's worth the wait!! Sue, owner, very pleasant lady to work with and goes beyond to help. We stayed for 5 days. Clean!! Would love to be able to go back but...More

1  Thank Zdenka E
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

McFarland is a beautiful park with a lot of shaded areas for a nice relaxing day with family or alone. My daughter runs cross country and has camp here during the summer. They have very clean bathrooms and lots of areas to strap your eno...More

Thank AJ3Kenn
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jessicaq448
12 October 2017|
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Response from Bookmon | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to not answer in a timely manner. Been having a time of it in the health department. Just didn’t log on to TA. Outside of Florence is very wooded and very loverly in the fall. The Naches Trace nearby is a great drive
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Michael S
10 August 2017|
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Response from 525leight | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We stayed in a hotel
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mfors90553
25 March 2017|
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Response from Penny M | Reviewed this property |
It shouldn't be a problem. You can call ahead. Enjoy!
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