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A good place to stroll and get close to the nature!

On the way to Kelso, we stopped by the park. After our 5 hour sitting in the plane, it was good to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phuong N
Bedford, Indiana
via mobile
Small, bnice and quiet park. Very enjoyable

We sat and watched the water flowing in Salmon Creek during our visit. We were in a lazy mood that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Reinette R
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“swimming hole”(3 reviews)
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1117 NE 117th St, Vancouver, WA 98685-3946
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the way to Kelso, we stopped by the park. After our 5 hour sitting in the plane, it was good to strolling along paved trail and seeing the nature. We even spotted a hawk and heron. And I enjoyed some raspberry, apples picked from...More

Thank Phuong N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat and watched the water flowing in Salmon Creek during our visit. We were in a lazy mood that day and just wanted to relax. There is a hiking trail, but we didn't walk it. We enjoyed the scenery, and being pretty much alone...More

Thank Reinette R
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

If you park in the lot by the fishing ponds and play area, there is a $3.00 fee, but if you park in the lot by the ball fields, parking is free and you pick up the trail here. For about a quarter of a...More

3  Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Wide , paved path make it easy to get your exercise in. Be sure and stop at the viewpoint as you might bee lucky enough to se a heron or two.

Thank Edmund1138
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Every time I've been here it was rather cold. Not much to see but a few ducks. Cool little park if you like that sort of thing

Thank Old P
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Bicycle trail, walking trail,, pond for swimming in summer, and even saw a few people fishing. Restrooms on site. Picnic sites, family oriented.

Thank 273rita
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This park is great for a picnic, or just a good walk, as it is adjacent to the Salmon creek trail. If you park in the main parking lot, there is a fee, so come prepared.

Thank Wolfwoman64
Reviewed 27 June 2017

It is now $3 to enter, but has a lot to offer. There's a long paved walk/hike in the nature, a small play structure, some water fountains for kids to run in, and a swimming place.

Thank Sveta D
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This park is my church. I drop down via the Cougar Creek Trail and then do a loop around the turtle pond averaging a 5 mile work out. This park will take you through soaring pines, rushing water, lush grasslands, marsh, wild flowers, and a...More

2  Thank buffalodream
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We've seen swans, ducks, geese, rabbits, snakes, birds, squirrels, and even deer at this beautiful park. I take the dog for walks there a couple times a week. From one end of the park to the other is approx 3 miles. At one end of...More

1  Thank Tom S
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