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Gilman Park

Gilman Park, Exeter, NH
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Ranked #5 of 5 Attractions in Exeter
Type: Parks, Landmarks
Activities: Picnicking, Fishing
Owner description: Park located on the edge of Exeter River and a great place for picnics, walks and fishing.
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Type: Parks, Landmarks
Activities: Picnicking, Fishing
Owner description: Park located on the edge of Exeter River and a great place for picnics, walks and fishing.

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  • English first
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English first
Exeter, New Hampshire
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I launch my kayak here. Easy parking near the boat launch. I love meandering around the Exeter River. Sometimes, I don't see another boater. Nice trails along the river too, which we take the dog walking on. Wonderful resource.

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Greenfield, Massachusetts
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131 reviews 131 reviews
25 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

It is nothing fantastic but it is pleasant. There is water, short wooded trails, bridges, benches, ample parking, basketball courts, athletic fields. It is on the backside of Phillips Exeter Academy's Athletic fields. The signs and entrance are slightly lacking and the overall size is small but it is still nice. Lot of dog walkers enjoying it. There is also... More 

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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61 reviews 61 reviews
23 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Great park to let your kids run around and burn off some energy after a long car ride ! Lovely setting by the river, watch the ducks, and the painted turtles sunbathing on logs. Bring your kayaks and bicycles !

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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82 reviews 82 reviews
42 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

I love it great park to go too, nice to play for the kids and stuff. I love it to go to relax and play

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Exeter NH USA
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011

I think this must be an error for Gilman park. It's a great location if you love Cannon's.

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