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Great park for the kiddos!

Huge park, very well kept. There are many different areas for the kids, including a splash pad. My... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Columbia, Missouri
Gorgeous park!

Very large, well maintained park right in the middle of town- Very easy to find. Take your kids or... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Huge park, very well kept. There are many different areas for the kids, including a splash pad. My niece (age 3) loves the mini zip-line. Meanwhile my nephew (age 1) could hang out in the baby swing. The ground is padded rubber, a forgiving material...More

Thank SaraBeth86
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Very large, well maintained park right in the middle of town- Very easy to find. Take your kids or your dog or just go walk the beautiful trails, visit the gazebo and the turtles! Great for kids- playgrounds, splash pad, ball fields, gorgeous trees and...More

Thank pppnikki
Reviewed 24 August 2018

I took my evening walks in this park. It is very nice with a paved walking path. There's and inner loop and outer loop. Both are over a 1 mile walk. It is peaceful in the park, especially around the lake which has a gazebo....More

Thank juliegI6249SD
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My family & I have used Hugh McRae Park many times over many years. The trees and foliage are well-maintained & plentiful. Lots of places & equipment for kids to enjoy, a great walking trail, pretty bridges. I've been to weddings at the park, cook-outs,...More

1  Thank dixiemay2018
Reviewed 29 May 2018

If you have children, don't miss this opportunity to spend a lovely day in a beautiful setting. Newlyl added splash pad is perfect on a hot day.

Thank OctoberChild
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This park has everything in it. The playground os great. The nature trils and duck pond make you feel like you are in the middle of the country but you are not. You should stop there if in the area.

Thank LCC424
Reviewed 12 March 2018

My family and I visited this park a few times while visiting the wilmington / wrightsville beach area this past summer. There are several playgrounds and bathrooms. also good walking areas and a dog walk area / dog park area. This is a great park...More

1  Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Just walked around the park. It was great! Lots of interesting animals in and around the pond, turtles, ducks, geese, looked like coi in the pond to us, but we’re not sure, and other unknown fish..I don’t know my fish. A portion of the park...More

Thank OTC03
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped here while in town to let Obi run a bit. Park appears very well equipped and spacious. Dog park has a small dog and large dog area. Plenty spacious. Not sure I liked the soft sandy turf. Could use some grassy area so you...More

Thank MrBill2014
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My kids love coming to Hugh McRae Park. We've done many large events here (Easter Egg hunts), also come with just our family. Nice place for kids to blow off steam!!!

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20 June 2017|
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Response from fsu23phd | Reviewed this property |
You bet! There is a dogs only fenced section infact, on the other side of the parking lot for the baseball fields. But they can play anywhere people can.