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Address: 416 Rebmann Ln, Lexington, KY 40504-1163
Phone Number:
8592254073
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History and walking trails

Lots of walking trails through forests near streams and nature views. See evidence of early Kentucky settlements.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
bobwillcutt
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Lexington, Kentucky
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Lexington, Kentucky
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of walking trails through forests near streams and nature views. See evidence of early Kentucky settlements.

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

We found this park as a picnic stop on our road trip. Great place to have a picnic, exercise a little, and learn about the area. Park guide was very helpful, and told us a lot about the history of the area. Don't be scared away by the industrial surroundings! That's part of the history of the park. It was... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

It was a chilly morning, but we had a nice walk here. Enjoyed seeing the water, and my son liked taking pictures at the nature center. Felt like we'd gone out of town into the countryside even though it was only a 7-8 minute drive from where we were staying.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Love this place. There are lots of little critters to see. Deer, rabbits, plenty of birds and squirrels. Plus it's just a very pleasant walk to the "Blue Hole" where you can sit a while and ponder your life a while.

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Thank monicahess
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

You would never imagine that this nature preserve is so close to downtown Lexington. In fact, you might accidentally drive right past it! Keep your eyes out for signs. This park is absolutely worth the visit. Great for quick walks through the woods -- some of the trails are paved, too.

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Thank Elizabeth B
Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Enjoy a nice day strolling the grounds of McConnell Springs and learn about the early settlers. It is easy to drive to, only a few miles from downtown Lexington.

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Berea, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

This place is perfect for strolling. I could walk there for hours. It's not that strenuous so it's better for beginner exercisers or the elderly.

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Bluegrass of Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

Such a great little out of the way place to take the kids! We had a pleasant afternoon to be sure, and a great one-on-one opportunity with our children. A real gem!

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Lexington, Kentucky
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

I found this gem on my search for hiking trails. It is a beautiful setting with an interesting history. Great find!

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

This little spot of nature is found in a most unexpected location. The setting, the history and the trails are all worth the visit. While this is certainly not like hiking for a day in a State Park, it is wonderful for a morning or afternoon visit. The trails have recently been renovated and that has been a very positive... More 

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