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Ringhaver Park/Ortega River Nature Preserve

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Natural Trail

The play ground is alright. ........but who need's a play ground, when you have these trees to... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2016
Janell R
Dixon, California
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Nice park for the whole family!

My kids grew up playing at Ringhaver Park, there is a nice playground/bathrooms, tennis courts... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2015
Jacksonville, Florida
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5198 118th St, Jacksonville, FL 32244-3902
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Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

There was a fight going on with police and people screaming. Not a good scene with kids. Area is sketchy at times.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

The play ground is alright. ........but who need's a play ground, when you have these trees to climb! And a cute board walk to the water.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Janell R
Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Dirty park, downright scary restrooms (stall doors didn't lock, no soap). Did not appear to be a safe place for children or anyone for that matter. Wooden walkway out to water had missing planks. Just a terrible park in that everything is in very poor...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is a great neighborhood multiuse park - soccer fields up front with bathrooms, ball fields in back, playground including covered picnic pavilion with bathrooms, and a couple of tennis courts which are shaded in early morning, then in the way back is the wooded...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed August 10, 2015

My kids grew up playing at Ringhaver Park, there is a nice playground/bathrooms, tennis courts, walking trails and boardwalk to the river. If you are in the area, stop in.

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank jrd2942
Reviewed April 30, 2015

This gem is very close to the city streets of Jax/OP, but is a tranquil paradise. The trails are fantastic and the view is serene. Although I did not visit with kids, it's a very family/kid friendly preserve with a playground, etc. A great daytime...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank snaggedy
Reviewed January 22, 2015

paved paths good 4 strollers wheelchairs stroll in shade, see water birds picnic bathroom free playground sports fields lots of parking spread out so you don't feel like you're sharing the space with too many people.

Date of experience: January 2015
5  Thank vcartee
Reviewed July 6, 2014

It's funny to have a place like this 30 minutes from home and never know about it. Blanding to 118th and you're there. Soccer fields, baseball fields, 2 tennis courts, 2 playgrounds, football field, and a really nice nature trail of @1.5 miles to the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
5  Thank Jay1234
Reviewed June 2, 2012

Great for toddlers and early walkers. It has age specific areas for all ages from toddlers/early walkers to school age kids. They also have soccer fields and baseball fields with a nature trail as well.

Date of experience: May 2012
3  Thank Jeania A
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August 22, 2016|
Response from Bill T |
Is there walking trails
Donna S
February 19, 2016|
Response from Jrjaxfl | Reviewed this property |
Not dueable. Better off going to cedar creek boat ramp. The launch is quite a distance from parking area. Unless you have a caddy for kayak. It's probably close to half a mile. It was designed as docking with launching... More