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Address: Greenhorn Road, Yreka, CA
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Very nice park

The park is clean with some interesting gold mining artifacts. Great place for a picnic. There are walking trails and trails for bicycles. Good for walks in the woods.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 3, 2014
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Eureka, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

This is a great park to go to for all kinds of outdoor activities. You can hike or bike around the lake, have a nice picnic or feed the ducks and geese which is what we really enjoy doing. The newer bathrooms have always been nice and clean. The mining town equipment is interesting to look at also. There is... More 

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Lake City, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I visited with my three year old for some peace and quiet. It was beautiful and I loved that they have a fenced in playground.

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iofnewt
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The park is clean with some interesting gold mining artifacts. Great place for a picnic. There are walking trails and trails for bicycles. Good for walks in the woods.

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LONG BEACH
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Very cool park with lots of trails and cool stuff to look at. There is a lot of old miner town equipment and such. If you are into wildlife, the deer flood the park at dusk and are not very afraid. You can get close enough to snap a great picture.

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Yreka
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Cute little park. Fun for the kids. Lots of goose poop everywhere and I mean EVERYWHERE. If you are pucjing a stroller you absolutely cannot avoid it. Also the geese are not afraid of you. My 2 year old son wanted to run up to them and when he realized they weren't gonna run away and started running at him... More 

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Yreka, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Greenhorn Park is a nice place to go for a walk, play soccer, or enjoy a BBQ. The lake has fish, ducks, turtles, and now pelicans. It is very pleasant there.

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Yreka, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We moved here not too long ago and we have fallen in love with this park. We practically come here everyday to walk the dog, ride bikes or trail run. I have not fished here yet, but have heard that it has many fish in the lake. The grounds are clean as are the restrooms. We joined one of the... More 

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Centralia, Washington, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

fun park, nice walking area and trails. lots of toys for the kids the Yreka assay office, water wheel and mining items were very cool. would defiantly visit again

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Yreka, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Greenhorn park is a interesting place folk lore tells tall tails of how the park was created many boast it was mining that formed the lake which is partly true seeing that yreka was part of the gold rush,the lake is part of a long creek that feeds cold mountain snow melt and rain run off.If gold is what you... More 

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Yreka, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

Greenhorn Park is the gem of Yreka. Our family practically lives here in the summer. Love the shaded running/hiking/biking trails, paved trail around the lake, 2 parks, old miners town, and the lake where we fish, kayak, and feed the geese. Absolutely the best Yreka has to offer.

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