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Address: Gadsden, AL

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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 ducks , see beaver and bird life . Nice boardwalks . You can explore the island... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 February 2017
Tim F
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 fish as well . This is a beautiful asset to the community

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Thank Tim F
Montgomery, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank Rebecca W
Gadsden, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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1 Thank Roaddancer
Attalla
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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1 Thank M9023KTdavidd
Irondale, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 spending some time walking through this cool, shady place.

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1 Thank gburden
Gadsden, Alabama
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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1 Thank RollTideBama_13
Gadsden, Alabama
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3 of 5 bubbles 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.

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1 Thank phillipsnblu
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

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

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2 Thank Tammy S
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3 of 5 bubbles 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 path in a wooded island like area. The walk out and back is about 3... More 

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3 Thank clemson_grad79
Gadsden, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

It is easy to track how far you have walked/run, etc. You can easy do a 1/2 mile, full miles, two miles and three miles. You can also take your dog with you. Path is fairly level.

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2 Thank Lynda P

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