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Good place to relax, walk or run

Wonderful place to relax with garden landscape updated throughout the year. Lots of good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emile S
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Huntsville
Free Parking and Admission

My husband and I came here and love it!! The gardens are beautiful. We enjoyed seeing the roses... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
LisaandRod93013
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San Ramon, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful place to relax with garden landscape updated throughout the year. Lots of good walking/jogging trails and pet friendly. The park is fairly big allowing for different activities to happen concurrently. Nice fishing pond also.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Emile S
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Large space with sparse gardens... It really needs a master plan. It's hard to tell where to go and where to park to see the areas.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LaurieandBrent
Reviewed 30 October 2018

My husband and I came here and love it!! The gardens are beautiful. We enjoyed seeing the roses, dahlias, and chrysanthemums in bloom. There is a gazebo, a children's garden, and even a Little Free Library as well. We enjoyed seeing the various art sculptures...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LisaandRod93013
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I believe it's a wonderful destination for birders and bird photographers. So many different types of birds. Here are just a few: cormorants (Brandts and Double-crested), pelicans, egrets, herons, different types of gulls, Canada geese, domestic geese, swans, and many types of ducks. OH! I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank cherieplumlee
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This has a nice rose garden and ponds. In spring and fall, the colors can be really beautiful. Also has kid's playground and public pool.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank J L
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Went with family granddaughter. It was very beautiful and everyone had a great time. Easy to keep children occupied

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FredN47
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Small, but viewable Gardens, and a duck pond and fountain. Also a complete kids playground for all ages!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Helen S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Plenty of walking trains to reach heather park area, always nice maintained and clean. Sat & Sun gets crowed with plenty of families enjoying the area. There is a garden with beautiful flowers within the park area.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert W
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful park and they have done a ton of work on the upgrade of the playground but the geese poop is EVERYWHERE!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 10 July 2018

In the spring when the all the roses are in bloom it is delightful to take a stroll down the winding paths and also around the pond. I also enjoy the more natural pond further down the path with many wild birds and turtles. A...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AnnLosOsos
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