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Nice trail for all seasons

The park is situated right behind the mall. After shopping, you can spend some time there or you... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
Johan D
Gadsden, Alabama
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A nice long graveled path, but part of the waterway walk was closed

We walked about a mile in and found the boardwalk over the water was closed for repairs. We were... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2018
Janice Q
Manchester TN
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

The park is situated right behind the mall. After shopping, you can spend some time there or you can take your picnic and have it at the park. There are several seats or roofed bankets. The area is clean with several litter boxes. The trail...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Johan D
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We walked about a mile in and found the boardwalk over the water was closed for repairs. We were disappointed in that, but will return on another visit when they finish their work. The easiest way to find the trailhead is behind the Sears store...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janice Q
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is a nice little trail if you don't want to spend a lot of time in the woods. The trail is flat. We did not see any wildlife, but it may have been the time of day that we were there.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Tammie L
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We enjoyed going there and seeing the wildlife and lake. However, you must be aware that in the evenings an unsavory element from a nearby housing facility can be a real problem. Go in groups, and ladies I would suggest going with a man. Concealed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank rogerwilson2018
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Very beautiful, easy access..lots of birds, relaxing walks and places to sit and enjoy..bring lunch and enjoy nature's show

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank lostnwild
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Nice little park - the walking trails are easy to navigate. Lots of trees and nature - ducks, geese and herons are common here. Great place to walk the dog - they even have "clean up" stations so you can pick up after your dog....More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We took our grandchildren for a visit . Lots of activity in nature , even in the winter . Feed the ducks , see beaver and bird life . Nice boardwalks . You can explore the island or stay on the boardwalks . You can...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Tim F
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This is a well maintained and safe Wildlife Park Trail a little over a mile long. It is suitable for families but not for children under 4 years old. Take bottled water with you if the day is warm.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Very nice park with boardwalks through canopy. Lots of birds and wildlife. Recommend going in pairs or with group. Because some areas are a little quite you'll feel more comfortable.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Roaddancer
Reviewed October 23, 2015

If you are looking to get out and experience nature via walk, jog, or bike this is for you. I would caution you not to do it alone. It is very remote.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank M9023KTdavidd
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Response from Rebecca W | Reviewed this property |
I have not heard of any restrictions on bringing well mannered dogs on a leash. I have observed others at The Martin Park Trail who have brought their dogs on a leash. A leash is also a good idea if the dog is suddenly... More