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Nice little park tucked into the city

Nice little park - the walking trails are easy to navigate. Lots of trees and nature - ducks... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elaine B
Piedmont, Alabama
A wonderful place to relax and enjoy beauty in nature ...YEAR ROUND !!

We took our grandchildren for a visit . Lots of activity in nature , even in the winter . Feed the... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Tim F
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Gadsden, AL
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice little park - the walking trails are easy to navigate. Lots of trees and nature - ducks, geese and herons are common here. Great place to walk the dog - they even have "clean up" stations so you can pick up after your dog....More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We took our grandchildren for a visit . Lots of activity in nature , even in the winter . Feed the ducks , see beaver and bird life . Nice boardwalks . You can explore the island or stay on the boardwalks . You can...More

Thank Tim F
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a well maintained and safe Wildlife Park Trail a little over a mile long. It is suitable for families but not for children under 4 years old. Take bottled water with you if the day is warm.

1  Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Very nice park with boardwalks through canopy. Lots of birds and wildlife. Recommend going in pairs or with group. Because some areas are a little quite you'll feel more comfortable.

1  Thank Roaddancer
Reviewed 23 October 2015

If you are looking to get out and experience nature via walk, jog, or bike this is for you. I would caution you not to do it alone. It is very remote.

1  Thank M9023KTdavidd
Reviewed 27 August 2015

What a great respite just behind the Gadsden Mall! Calm, serene and beautiful landscape in this walking park just off a major thoughfare. This is one of the great strolls with water, trees and even a bit of wilderness right in town. I highly recommend...More

1  Thank gburden
Reviewed 4 June 2015

This is a great place to visit everyday and do your walking miles. Very well kept, wooded and a lake very close by. Many Canada Geese and now lots of babies. Love this place.

1  Thank RollTideBama_13
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Nice enough trail that has a long boardwalk that crosses the Coosa to an island and a gravel section that connects to the Gadsden Mall. Good parking on both ends. Good place for bird viewing.

2  Thank phillipsnblu
Reviewed 21 October 2014

My daughter and I walked the trail and enjoyed the beautiful views and the ducks. It was peaceful and serene!

2  Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Short trail that encircles a pond like area. The trail begins behind the Gadsden mall and starts as a packed gravel trail that leads to a long boardwalk for the crossing over water. At the end of the boardwalk the trail becomes a dirt foot...More

4  Thank clemson_grad79
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Rosemary N
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Response from Rebecca W | Reviewed this property |
I have not heard of any restrictions on bringing well mannered dogs on a leash. I have observed others at The Martin Park Trail who have brought their dogs on a leash. A leash is also a good idea if the dog is suddenly... More