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Atascadero Lake Park

Address: Atascadero, CA
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Ranked #1 of 14 Attractions in Atascadero
Type: Parks, Outdoors
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Atascadero
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I was amazed how many people use the path around the Atascadero Lake for walking, biking and running. It is 1.1 miles around the path we did two times with a couple of friends and the time just blew by. I have found a way I will get some exercise. During the summer months the park host Music in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Take my kids here almost every weekend. Zoo is great. Lake is dry. People are friendly. This is a good place for birthday parties, we have had several here. It's a good idea to reserve your spot in advance, to make sure you get it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We went for the Wine Festival. It was wonderful. The Park is a great venue for this event. So sad the lake is dry due to the drought. Last year it was beautiful.

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Atascadero, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This little gem in the middle of Atascadero is perfect for picnics, family get-togethers, walking (over a mile of walking path through many scenic areas and protected from vehicle traffic) and just hanging out in the shady areas on a hot day. Unfortunately, the lake in the middle of the park has dried up but the city has plans to... More

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Atascadero, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

It has a great walk/run track around the lake, about 1 mile. On Tuesdays in the summer enjoy BBQ (Tri-tip or chicken) prepared by Elks and sold by various not for profits in the area. Stick around for a Concert in the Park... the community band does a good job in the new Kiwanis Band Pavilion.

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Atascadero, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The park has several outdoor BBQ pits surrounded by picnic tables, restroom facilities close by and a lake to paddle boat around in. The kids can feed the ducks or visit the little zoo which shares the park area. There is also a real nice sandy area where swings and jungle hims and climbing structures have been erected for the... More

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Monessen, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

When I lived in Atascadero, CA this was the palace to go to relax. I remember when I lived there, I went to 2 father-daughter dances, and they were both at the lake house. It was an amazing experience. I am definitely going to visit this place when I go to California this year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Atascadero Lake Park is great for many reasons. The walk around the lake is a mile and is great for all ages. In the summer, there is music and BBQ at the park and paddle boats to rent. It is a nice cool, green grass respite from the hot summer days in Atascadero. Wonderful kiddie area with lots of swings... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

If you like being outdoors with a lot of friendly people and dogs you will love Atascadero Lake Park. Very nice for family, jogging, and entertainment when available. A great community asset.

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Atascadero, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

A small lake that has a nice path around it for walkers, strollers, and joggers (it's a mile long and flat). There are a variety of birds to see. The park is well maintained and has a nice playground for the kids. There are concerts in the park some times and a lovely grassy area to sit and picnic near... More

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