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Neat little place to have a picnic

This was a "side stop" for us to another place but wow! A neat find. Was a great place to eat a... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Ivypetals
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Palmer, Alaska
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Nice watermill

Visited here in summer. It wasn’t turning on the day we were there but it was still worth... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
DanielF951
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

This was a "side stop" for us to another place but wow! A neat find. Was a great place to eat a picnic and stretch. Nice covered picnic areas with individual tables, water fountains and restroom. The mill and neighboring house was beat to see...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Small area but very lovely and with some historical importance. The mill was not working during our visit but it was still impressive. There are multiple little waterfalls and a tall one. The place is certainly lovely but and you descend to the lake you'll...More

1  Thank Sipontino
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Visited here in summer. It wasn’t turning on the day we were there but it was still worth going. You could see some of the mechanisms inside the mill. The area around it is very scenic and there a historic house next to it. The...More

Thank DanielF951
Reviewed July 9, 2018

i did my sons senior picures here. They turned out great the fall colors are beautiful. If you go during a specific time you can watch them run the mill and get corn meal.

Thank Diana C
Reviewed January 26, 2018

I've been here twice; once in summer and once in winter. It's not really open in the winter, but judging by the tracks in the snow when I went, plenty of people stop by anyway. There is street parking available at the historic house by...More

Thank loidid
Reviewed October 2, 2017

it is a very old mill and a lot of history and it is one of the few that still in operation on holiday's and weekends through the summer you can watch corn being ground into cornmeal for making cornbread and can also purchase small...More

1  Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Mill springs is so awesome and gorgeous! We even got to sample some fresh made cornbread from the mill made there. There are times you can watch them grind the mill but we didn't have time to stick around for that. A nice historically site...More

Thank Realmccoys765
Reviewed August 9, 2017

My Great Grandfather was born and raised in this area and it just feels like home! Beautiful surrounding and loads of history! Great place to bring kids and teach them!

Thank SammieSuggitt
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

You will love the scenery and atmosphere of this park. You can walk down to the lake with its 117 stairs. Or peek at the many different little waterfalls behind the mill. Some weekends the mill grist is running and you can see the corn...More

Thank Diana P
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

This place is beautiful! So much history here & a great place for a picnic or just to walk around & sightsee.

Thank Shellie H
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vzim44
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Response from loidid | Reviewed this property |
There is a boat dock at the Mill. I'd say most of the time it's accessible, not sure though. I've never gone by boat.
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Sharon G
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Come out the state park road and take the highway (127) toward Rowena; you should be traveling southbound but I'm not sure if that road is N/S or E/W. Head toward the dam -- crossing that ought to be fun. Stay on 127 and go... More
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