We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Scenic and relaxing

A beautiful series of paved trails for walking or biking. Great scenery along the banks of the... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
massputin
,
Drexel, North Carolina
Nice park

We came here to hunt for some geocaches. Nice park, great walking paths. Activities such as zip... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
deeremom430
,
Wilmington, North Carolina
Read all 28 reviews
16
All photos (16)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“zip line”(6 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
45°
27°
Jan
48°
29°
Feb
55°
35°
Mar
Contact
701 Sanford Dr, Morganton, NC 28655-5618
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (28)
Filter reviews
28 results
Traveler rating
24
3
1
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
24
3
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sand volleyball covered picnic zip line all ages baseball playground court abilities grandchildren bikes fun
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 28 reviews
Reviewed December 12, 2018

A beautiful series of paved trails for walking or biking. Great scenery along the banks of the Catawba River. Also some great dining joints along the way too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank massputin
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We came here to hunt for some geocaches. Nice park, great walking paths. Activities such as zip lining didn't appear to be open during the week (September) and there were not many folks out and about, but that was ok with us. We enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank deeremom430
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Often you see this park filled with families, couples or singles walking, running or biking. Many events and festivals are held here and there are nice covered picnic areas. The sand volleyball area is popular as well.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 2Fortunes
Reviewed June 20, 2018

I did the zipline attraction that is there with my son, fIrst-time zipping for me. The tour guides were focused and safety and fun.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ATL957
Reviewed December 6, 2017

This is a great space for children of all ages and abilities. There is something for everyone! My Grandchildren really enjoyed all the equipment provided!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Shiniesthalo
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Great place to walk. Lovely trails and great for bikes and walks. Several different playgrounds to enjoy with the kids. A zipline, baseball fields and even a volleyball sand court. Great place for the family.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank alicebE9607SA
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Every year around the first week of June my wife and I visit Catawba Meadows Park for an event called The Hillbilly Hoe Down. This year made our 6th year in a row coming here. The park is beautiful and lots to do there. The...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Steven C
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Watching our grandchildren explore all this park with its unique playground was a blast. Plus even the adults tried some of the activities. A Great playground with a younger version for tots. The chair zip line is a blast. Truly a most unique park. Anyone...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ENDLESS-TRAVELSCOM
Reviewed March 27, 2017

After a rigorous hike we stopped here for a relaxing picnic and really loved it. This park offers something for everyone: picnic areas, a great playground, 18-hole disc golf course, youth and adult baseball fields, batting cages, sand volleyball courts, and many other things. On...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ChristineEsq
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

This is mostly about the playground. We went on the greenway, which the entire family enjoyed, but the shining star was this playground! It opened summer of 2016 and its huge and fun and has so many amazing features. And it's fully accessible for kids...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Kmonson01
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Morganton
185 reviews
2.73 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites
90 reviews
3.16 miles away
Hampton Inn Morganton
405 reviews
3.62 miles away
Quality Inn Morganton
109 reviews
3.83 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 118 nearby restaurants
The Pie Hole
45 reviews
.80 miles away
Friday Friends
88 reviews
.82 miles away
Hunter's Chicken & Waffle Shack
7 reviews
.91 miles away
Firehouse Subs
8 reviews
.81 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 33 nearby attractions
Lake James Cellars Winery
29 reviews
4.59 miles away
Old Mill Antiques
6 reviews
4.59 miles away
Fonta Flora Brewery
43 reviews
1.04 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Angela W
March 13, 2017|
Answer
Response from Beverly C | Reviewed this property |
we reserved a covered picnic area for a family reunion 6 years ago and there was no charge. you can't reserve the park just a covered picnic area. but kids will have a blast at the kids park or take their bikes and ride the... More
0
Votes