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“Close to home.”
Review of Papago Park

Papago Park
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$48.99*
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Segway Tour of Tempe Town Lake in Arizona
Ranked #12 of 230 things to do in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This park offers runners both paved and dirt trails.
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
42 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Close to home.”
Reviewed March 30, 2013

This is a great park to hike if you don't want to drive miles to get out of the city for just a few hours. It is also very close to the botanical gardens and the zoo, both of which are well worth a visit.

Visited March 2013
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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Level 5 Contributor
61 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“A Good Place to Hike”
Reviewed March 27, 2013

If one is looking for a chance to some hiking but doesn't have a lot of time, this is a great option.

Visited March 2013
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Akron, Ohio
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Hole in the Rock”
Reviewed March 24, 2013

The park is actually quite large. We had to ask a local for the location of the Hole in the Rock. What a different place! Even tho it was pretty hot (they were having record highs when we were there!), we still enjoyed the picnic area and the hike to the hole. Well maintained and clean.

Visited March 2013
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Fairfax, Virginia
Level 6 Contributor
220 reviews
136 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
“Great place to walk or run”
Reviewed March 24, 2013

Nice park in the middle of Phoenix! Paved and dirt trails are scattered among the buttes that dot the area. Visit hole in the rock for a nice view of downtown and the surrounding lakes!

Visited May 2012
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1 Thank DJ B
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Houston, TX
Level 6 Contributor
183 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“I climbed to the Hole-in-the=rock”
Reviewed March 22, 2013

I loved being able to see the city from so high and the climb was fun and relatively easy climb for a novice.

Visited March 2013
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