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Restoration Park

700 Downing Pines Rd, West Monroe, LA 71292-8018
+1 318-396-4016
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Cool place

Discovered by accident. Not really my destination but it was near my hotel. Very nice park... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
Quaint little park for a brisk morning walk

We visited one morning, it was just down the road from our hotel. From outside it does not look... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
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“nature lovers” (2 reviews)
“nice walking” (2 reviews)
“nature trail” (2 reviews)
700 Downing Pines Rd, West Monroe, LA 71292-8018
+1 318-396-4016

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Discovered by accident. Not really my destination but it was near my hotel. Very nice park. Well done. Quite relaxing. Was not expecting much so I was pleasantly surprised by how nice this facility is. Well worth the time to visit.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We visited one morning, it was just down the road from our hotel. From outside it does not look like much but when we got to the wetlands it was beautiful! the path is well marked, not very taxing, we only took an hour to...More

Thank gumbokins
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is a great nature trail. But, I was looking for a walking trail. I am a female and I did not fill safe there alone. I think I was the only person there.

Thank Marge R
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Calm and peaceful park visit, giant bird is really 😎 Can't wait to go back in the morning when it isn't raining.

Thank ind_sub
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Our destination was La Quinta which just so happens to be on the edge of this trail. A pleasant surprise! The trail was very nice, mostly rocks/gravel with a wooden bridge that goes over a swamp that was filled with beautiful white water lilies. Several...More

Thank Mjsfurkids
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Right next to the LaQuinta, a scenic 1 mile stroll. Very relaxing along nice boardwalks to view turtles, and birds

Thank 619sadams
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very pleased with this discovery! Always happy to find a good place to stretch my legs just off the interstate. Parked at lot along frontage road. Safe neighborhood. Head clockwise to get the the most interesting part of the walk soonest, i.e. the boardwalks crossing...More

1  Thank jboone2017
Reviewed 7 December 2016

very nice trails to walk. paved trails. nice overlook stops. kid and pet friendly. bathrooms at entrance.

Thank rebeccabrabb
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Restoration Park is a wonderful place to enjoy a walk (or run); it is a great outdoor location. The park is well maintained and offers several viewing areas along the path. There is a boardwalk area that goes over a pond filled with lily pads....More

Thank D C
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Restoration Park is a restored piece of land that was previously a junkyard. It is now a beautiful area to walk and enjoy the nature. There are restrooms and a small grilling area at the entrance off of Downing Pines. This is just a place...More

Thank Jessica A
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18 June 2016|
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Response from jrsmith8 | Reviewed this property |
9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. during the summer would be the best and safest hours. It might not be a bad idea to bring mosquito repellent in July, August and September.
27 March 2016|
Response from blueeyedcajun28 | Reviewed this property |
The trail is wide enough for someone's scooter. I am not sure that it would be an easy ride though. The trail is not paved. It has alot of rocks or gravel. A few places might be too rough. I would suggest Kiroli Park because... More