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“Stroll back in time.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Old Poway Park

Old Poway Park
14134 Midland Rd, Poway, CA 92064
858-668-4576
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Ranked #1 of 17 things to do in Poway
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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San Diego, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Stroll back in time.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Poway park is such a delightful place to stroll and watch young families enjoy their picnic by the stream. Watching the locamotives go past with children laughing and waving is wonderful. The park is wheelchair acceptable, has beautiful trees and just makes one feel good. A meal at the Hamburger Factory before a stroll is well worth the visit to Old Poway.

Visited February 2013
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California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
“Adequate but not the Greatest for Kids”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

It's fine, but I think there are much better parks for children. Not a lot of shade near the playground and there were some shady characters walking around. I don't think I'd come to this park again if there was another option available,

Visited February 2013
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“Cute Western Themed park”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

This is such a nice park with museums and fountains and nice open space. A common place for dog walkers and families. They also have a train that runs on the weekends.

Visited January 2013
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San Diego, California
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Nice Park”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Small park primarily of interest due to the Hamburger Factory Restaurant, weekly farmers market and short round the park train rides. Some picnic tables and occasional craft fairs.

Visited March 2012
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San Diego, California, United States
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30 attraction reviews
Reviews in 37 cities Reviews in 37 cities
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“Close to home and a very old fashioned feeling”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

This place has it all. There is a dirt "track" around the ball-field side where you can run, walk or bike. There are picnic tables on both sides and 3 or 4 ball fields on the newer section. There's also a really nice play ground on the new side. On the old side is the old railroad, a creek (which the kids LOVE to play in), plenty of trees to shield the heat on a hot day and lots of picnic areas. It's a great place to have a birthday party or a picnic.

Visited January 2013
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