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Address: Tower Road and SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL 32608
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+1 352-374-5245

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A great place to walk your dog

This park is a great place to walk your dog. It is also a great place for children to play. There are many locations for picnics. There is also plenty of parking.

Reviewed 27 March 2017
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Gainesville, Florida
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is beautiful for pictures and picnics. The only thing i don't LOVE is that the playground has that ground up tire stuff. It gets the kids' hands so gross and the bathrooms don't have soap. I am glad that there are bathrooms though.

Thank genaveve
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This park is a great place to walk your dog. It is also a great place for children to play. There are many locations for picnics. There is also plenty of parking.

Thank FamilyOnAVacation
Gainesville, Florida
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60 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Bring your kids, dogs, family, to enjoy all the playground equipment then tour the veterans memorial. One of the most impressive documentaries of the gains as well of the sacrifices of our veterans. Spend a couple of hours, bring a picnic and enjoy the day. A wonderful park.

Thank Dangafl
Gainesville, Florida
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Most will visit this as a site for youth soccer, with several well-maintained fields. But it is also a memorial park honoring the vets from all of out (too many) wars.

Thank Robert W
Daytona Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

New to the Gainesville area been looking up places for me and my dog to visit and have a great walk. Glad I found this park. It a great place to take photographs and to enjoy a nice walk in there trail area. We will be back to discover for trail at the park.

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2 reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Lots of open space, great for families, place to take your pets, if you like any sport its an overall great park to visit and actually very quiet and peaceful if your just going for a walk or run

Thank yolonda g
Gainesville, Florida
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Park has tons of picnic tables to bbq at. Has soccer fields, basketball courts, and volleyball. Also a nice trail to walk or exercise. Tons of space for everyone. There are also facilities for roller skating, and roller hockey.

Thank ZynthesisGville
Gainesville, Florida
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40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I have been here a few times and even used the BBQ grills and cooked out there. It is a great family place. I like the fact that the park has a skate board area and a area honoring our veterans.

Thank ghenier27
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4 reviews
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

You can meet friends and make parties there. During the summer you can meet some annoying mosquitos , because it is so hot.

Thank Wislia O
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I took my 3 grandchildren ages 2,4, and 7. The tire swing was a big hit for all three. The two different playgrounds for age levels was loved by the youngest. I felt he was safe at all times while playing. This park is very well maintained, educational as well. There are soccer fields, picnic areas, walking, jogging trails. We... More 

Thank Carol C

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