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Creekside Park

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Address: 123 Mill St., Gahanna, OH
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This beautiful five-acre park is the centerpiece of historic Olde Gahanna....

This beautiful five-acre park is the centerpiece of historic Olde Gahanna. Best known for its lovely waterfall, the park invites visitors to stroll the walkways, enjoy a nostalgic picnic, take a paddle boat ride, fish, or wade in the delightful water of the meandering Big Walnut Creek.

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This is such a great little place to walk through and visit. Feed the ducks, enjoy the waterfall, paddle the boats, or grab a meal or treat. This is a great place to visit!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 October 2016
Christi K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is such a great little place to walk through and visit. Feed the ducks, enjoy the waterfall, paddle the boats, or grab a meal or treat. This is a great place to visit!

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great place to walk around, feed the ducks, or go in a paddle boat. There are also a variety of restaurants in the area and even a cupcake shop in the area.

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Thank Erin S
Gahanna, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Beautiful place to relax and enjoy nature.....walk around the creek and also do a little shopping in the nice selection of shops. Or, grab a table and just sit back and enjoy the surroundings with your meal, very nice restaurants.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The park is pretty. They could use better signage so you know where the paths go. You can rent paddle boats. It was weird because it was crowded but EVERYONE had their faces in thier phones playing pokemon. We did not eat at the resturants that are right on the path, but they looked nice. We will return.

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Thank amy55
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is an awesome park to grab quality time alone or with friends. As for kids, I came here when I was young to play in the waterfall and ride in the paddle boats. This park is recommended for all ages, so grab an ice cream from cold stone creamery and finish it in the park 😊

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Thank Peter K
Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Creekside is the center of Old Gahanna. Some nice restaurants and various local businesses. Great to spend a couple hours.

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Thank Liz A
Gahanna, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

You can enter the park at several places. I suggest if your from out of town you park in the Parking Garage off of Mill Street. There are several restaurants in the area and you can walk along side of the creek and enjoy the views. The park closes at dusk. Dogs allowed on leash.

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Thank Eherby
Delaware, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We eat by this park once or twice a week. It is very pretty and serene. There is a walking path and paddle boats. Nice restaurants and shops around it.

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Thank jilzy1113
Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

Creekside is just an amazing architectural oasis in the middle of Gahanna with a waterfall plaza that feeds into the nearby Big Walnut Creek surrounded by shops, restaurants, offices & apartments. The Memorial Day services were nearby on the Granville Street Bridge where the Gahanna Lincoln Marching Band played the National Anthem and other songs, and the VFW & American... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent walking and running venue with a new north trail by the public golf course; ducks, swans and people enjoy this beautiful creek and park. There are new grassy loops off the main paved trail. I lead a YMCA running group through this park and make a delightful discovery every week.

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