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Frick Park

Neighborhood: Squirrel Hill South
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Address: Pittsburgh, PA
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I would almost move to PA for this place

Really, its just awesome. Packed enough to run with a jogger stroller (just dont go down the steps :-), but you feel like it's a "hike" since there aren't paved roads. It really... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Chicavm
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Really, its just awesome. Packed enough to run with a jogger stroller (just dont go down the steps :-), but you feel like it's a "hike" since there aren't paved roads. It really just beautiful. Perfect place to bring dogs, kids, or fat people that you want to make skinny :-)

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews 66 reviews
15 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The park is VERY large. The walking trails are looped to provide long or short walks. The trees are huge and there is a stream that runs through it. Hills and valleys and wide open places make you feel like you are far from the city. You cannot hear any traffic noises at all because of the secluded atmosphere. It... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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85 reviews 85 reviews
19 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Frick Park is huge. You could get lost in here. And that would be perfectly fine (unless it's nighttime and you're alone... safety first!). It's big enough to get in a nice workout and the hills make it a great way to sweat. Dodging the other runners and the multitude of dogs, you get it all: open grassy park space,... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

We were in Pittsburgh visiting family, after days of going to the zoo and the science center and pumpkin patches, we want to find a place where our little one could just run wild. This was that place. We went to the playground on the Squirrel Hill (not Regent Square) side of the park, and she adored it. The playground... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It is hard to believe that this wonderful park is tucked in the middle of several neighborhoods. It is a marvel of nature in the midst of the city. You feel like you have gotten far away from the city when you start down one of the winding trails. Great place to bring your family, walk your dog, catch some... More 

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Mattoon
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is a great little park. It has a blue concrete slide that comes down the side of the hill that you use cardboard with to slide down.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We visited Pittsburgh for the long weekend with my 3.5 and 2 year old. We easily could have spent half of the day on the playground alone. Tons of space in addition to the playground. The only iffy part were the bathrooms near the baseball field- definitely could have used a cleaning however better than none at all!

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Clarksburg, West Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Being new to Pittsburgh we are still getting our feet wet in all that Pittsburgh has to offer. Today, my dog and I hit up Frick Park for some hiking. What an amazing place to get lost! And lost we did. The park is beautiful and has so many trails. People on the trails were all very friendly in helping... More 

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Cincinnati, OH
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270 reviews 270 reviews
70 attraction reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This park is located in the East End in the East Liberty/ Point Breeze neighborhood off Homewood Avenue and adjacent to the Frick Museum. Point Breeze is the kind of area that went from upper class to middle class to downright dangerous and is now turning the corner back to prosperous. Through it all, Frick Park remained a nice escape... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews 57 reviews
13 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We always have so much fun hiking through Frick Park. There are so many different trails to hike on, and alot of them have a decent climb as well which gets the blood flowing! I have spent time playing ball at he fields and also grew up playing in the playground back when they had an old fashioned fire truck... More 

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