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“Easy access to nature”
Review of Heron County Park

Heron County Park
Ranked #6 of 19 things to do in Danville
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

This park is very easy to walk through and has very close parking to the board walk. The view is beautiful and the board walk is fantastic. We walked around and read the posted signs about what type of wildlife could be found in the area.

Thank lacee2017
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I drive by this place often and rarely see more than a car or 2 there. It's a shame because the nature that it provides for viewing is great for this area. I often see bald eagles sitting in a nearby tree and blue herons scattered about the wetlands and much more.
The boardwalk is fantastic just wish they would/could extend it to the east and west as well to run along the north edge of the wetland area.

Thank rrrick8
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

I can not be able to tell anyone to go here. There is a small parking lot and wooden walkway with a wooden tower about two stories tall. There's nothing else there no concession, information or restrooms. Not a safe area last time I was attached by someone on drugs or drunk.

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Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Nice area. Reminded me of swamps in Louisiana. A boardwalk takes you out into the swamp and usually you can get some really cool pictures of nature. Have sawa bald eagle there before. Also a lookout tower to view out of. Kids will like it to.

Thank winks1996
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

Lovely small park with boardwalk over a swampy area, with wonderful variety of birds. Easy to get to,, nature beauty.

Thank Retiree4637
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