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Could be better!

This lake area could use some improvements. Has a lot of potential if the City would improve it... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2016
Teri B
Abilene, Texas
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Lake Kirby is not a good example of a recreational lake. The best lake that has clean water and... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2015
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  • Average0%
  • Poor44%
  • Terrible28%
Mar 15, 2016
“Softball Complex”
Feb 25, 2016
“Could be better!”
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East Side of Lake Kirby - off of Maple St., Abilene, TX 79602
+1 325-676-6217
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Reviewed March 15, 2016

Great place to go to a ball game. Complex is well maintained and we'll lighted for night games. Good stands for spectators as well

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Darrell C
Reviewed February 25, 2016

This lake area could use some improvements. Has a lot of potential if the City would improve it. Very active area in the summertime. Baseball fields, playground, etc. Could use more picnic areas, a walking track around the lake would be wonderful.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Teri B
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Lake Kirby is not a good example of a recreational lake. The best lake that has clean water and close to Abilene is Lake Coleman about 45 minutes away.

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank ERL972
Reviewed August 9, 2015

The park is more in reference to the ballpark where they play baseball and softball and they have a playground. That part of the park is pretty nice (except for the bathrooms as you drive towards the lake). The lake is pretty small and shores...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Jackson T
Reviewed November 4, 2014

NICE PARK! Went to see little league game. Park was clean. Liked the area. You can see the Lake as the sunsets on the water.

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank Justin H
Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

This is probably the worst park I've ever been to. There is trash everywhere and it is very unkept. The lake is a joke. It's more like a pool where all the runoff from Abilene goes. Seeing people swim in the lake gives me the...More

8  Thank Amanda C
Reviewed June 17, 2014

The city uses the parks up front for kids softball and they are nice fields. As far as the lake, well its a big mud hole. Seems not long ago a guy shot another when he caught his wife in a car doing well...things. So...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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