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Had a nice fall walk after lunch. Nice park and if you have one bring a frisbee because they have... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
186curtisp
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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wonderful park for a picnic

mineral springs park has existed for many years. It even has a great deal of indian lore that goes... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
clipper13
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Had a nice fall walk after lunch. Nice park and if you have one bring a frisbee because they have corse. Close to downtown...

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

mineral springs park has existed for many years. It even has a great deal of indian lore that goes along with the area. make sure you drink out of the artesian well fountain.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank clipper13
Reviewed May 29, 2017

There is never a bad time to visit this park. You can stroll along the Maple Creek, or, for more adventure, climb up into the woods overlooking the park. A man-made waterfall makes a great place for photo ops. The park also features a very...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

The park is beautiful lots of trees. I am from Florida so the landscape and low to no humidity was wonderful. The well renowned water tasted just like iron. Which makes sense that it would "heal" travelers of yester year as they lacked the essential...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Kizmet13
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Decent park, walking trails through wooded areas, many trees that create beautiful scenery in the fall. Good places to take pictures.

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

They have great trails here. That's the best part. My kids likes the dam. The playground is a little weird and somewhat dangerous for little kids. The spring water tastes like rust and comes out as a yellow color. We were a little hesitant about...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Josh D
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Perhaps the most natural park in the Owatonna park system, Mineral Springs Park features an old dam,a statue of Princess Owatonna (a local legend), horseshoe pits, a pavilion, walking trails, a 9-hole disc golf course, picnic area, restrooms, and a children's' playground. Of course, there...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Chris N
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Mineral Springs Park is a jewel in the crown of Owatonna. It is hard to find graduation pictures that do not include some taken in this scenic park. A wonderful updated playground, great pavilion, horse shoes, river running through it...great for craw dad catching and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank 328patk
Reviewed September 9, 2015

This park has it all. Lots of shade, very nice pavilion, beautiful river flowing through it, horseshoes, Frisbee golf, and playground. And there's even a fountain you can get some cold spring fed water to drink.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank ekhomme
Reviewed September 2, 2015

One of the finest amidst Owatonna's elaborate park system which establishes this community as having a very high park/resident ratio. Starting with a life-sized statue of Princess Owatonna and a historical plaque presenting a brief background of the Native American designation of a sacred grounds...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Response from 328patk | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a free park! Parking, playground, picnic spots, some trails!
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