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Fantastic Park for younger and slightly older kids

We stopped at this park after spotting it from the road and it looked so fun we figured to take a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kate J
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Los Angeles, California
Great large park for young children

Lovely park in the middle of Monterey. Fun and creative activities for kids: slides, climbing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
debdwelle
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Visalia, California
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Designed by the creator of Dennis the Menace, this park has all sorts of unique attractions.
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Pearl Street and Camino El Estero, Monterey, CA
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+1 831-646-3866
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at this park after spotting it from the road and it looked so fun we figured to take a break there. My son who is 12 had the best time there even though some playgrounds are now way too young for him. This...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Kate J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely park in the middle of Monterey. Fun and creative activities for kids: slides, climbing structures, tunnel, bridge, walking maze. Next door to skate park and pond with rental boats. Restrooms. Concession stand in parking lot, Mc Donald’s across the street. Picnic table, drinking fountain....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank debdwelle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

He just love this place stayed for hours and he didn't want to leave. We finally had to go when it just got to cold.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 996kirk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Technically a fishing license is not needed when fishing off a public pier and this includes El Estero lake at the park. It is also a lake that the state fish and game stocks periodically with farm raised trout and the dates for releases are...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Elkhornson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Park had unique toys and even my teenagers and husband enjoyed playing on the toys. Very large and not too congested.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 7, 2019

Took my two daughters there to play. The park seemed very dirty and well used. The girls enjoyed the slides but there was little to no parent supervision. My kids were 3 and 1.5. One kid pushed my 3 yr old off this spinning contraption...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Andrew A
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

This park is known for fun. My brothers and sisters and I lived minutes from this enjoyable Place. We often continue to bring our nieces and nephews here to enjoy the same wonderful Experience...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed May 9, 2019

very kid friendly park. apparatus for many ages. love taking the young ones down the roller slide. kids love the maze. very safe. bummed that the locomotive was fenced off

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank steverU3968OS
Reviewed May 4, 2019

A fun whimsical park with varying adrenaline level challenges for kids of all ages. As I said, wish I had something like this when I was a kid :)

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank eucen
Reviewed May 1, 2019

Kids love this park, it gives them lots of open space to run around and plenty of structures to play on, there is a skate board park next to it that some older kids like. Sometimes parking can be hard to find, if you have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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BarbaraG773
April 23, 2019|
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Response from Andipf | Reviewed this property |
Parking lot is not too latge, but usually fine on weekdays. There is parking nearby across the street, or on side streets if the lot is full.
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ladyc901
February 3, 2019|
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Response from 55Mickey | Reviewed this property |
Sure, I have!!!
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The park is free of charge.
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