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Address: 300 S. Walnut, Cherry Valley, IL 61016
Phone Number: 815-332-3441

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Still A Great Spot

We used to take our kids here 25yrs ago, and today we took our grandson, the place is superb very well taken care of. There's nothing better than watching your grandson catch a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used to take our kids here 25yrs ago, and today we took our grandson, the place is superb very well taken care of. There's nothing better than watching your grandson catch a bunch of fish, then have a picnic, then finishwith a fun bike ride. Great Day!

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Thank BigTlk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

This park has something for every interest! You can fish, launch a canoe, play soccer, walk/bike/skate on a paved path around a well maintained lake, bird watch, geocache (currently, 3 caches in place), it has a nice playground, tennis courts, gazebos, restrooms...oh and a baseball diamond! The people of Cherry Valley have every reason to be proud of this jewel,... More 

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Thank Beth C
Cherry Valley, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Has a fantastic path around the lake for walking, biking or rollerblading. Kept clean and mowed. Always friendly people out and about.

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Thank Jean L
Poplar Grove, Illinois
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I just drove through it and there were at least 6 people out walking the trail in spite of 40 degree weather. It's a great place to relax.

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Thank wbrande
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64 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

small lake, but very clean. Nice trail around the lake and a trail leading up to it. You can also take the trail through town and connect up with another bike path.

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Thank cannondale2002
Rockford, Illinois
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Love coming there to fish or even to walk my son around the park.... the views are amazing and it's an awesome place to take pictures

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Thank Sara H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Baumann Park is a great place place to get away for some relaxing quiet time. Whether it is to catch some pan fish, or just take a leisurely stroll around the lake it is a relaxing place to be,

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Thank DanONeil4672
Cherry Valley, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Nice lake with walking path around it. Tennis courts, picnic area and access to the kiswaukee river for canoes.

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Thank Nikki4414
Cherry Valley, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This park has a baseball diamond, tennis courts, playgrounds, soccer fields, a fishing lake and a walking path that goes around a big lake.

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Thank alanneese
Cherry Valley, Illinois
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Beautiful place for a walk around the lake. It's practically in my back yard. it's great place to walk your dog!

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