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Address: 416 Rebmann Ln, Lexington, KY 40504-1163
Phone Number: 8592254073
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Nice for a morning walk

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
oumabdulaziz
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Muscat, Oman
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Muscat, Oman
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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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7 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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34 attraction reviews
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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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Thank mommypennylane
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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Thank Sassygardner
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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Thank Rachael B
Steubenville, Ohio
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

The nature center is a great place for younger children. There are many hands on activities that younger children would enjoy. The walking trail to the spring is paved and almost level. It was a peaceful, pleasant half mile stroll. There was not much water in the spring when I was there, but it was still pretty picturesque. I can... More 

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De Kalb, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Even though this is located in what is now the industrial section of town, they've done well preserving this park and the springs. The blue hole is clear and pretty, and the springs and park are clear and clean.

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Thank Amy M

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