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Brownstone Exploration & Discovery Park

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Fun but crowded

We visited Brownstone on Tuesday August 28th in hopes that it would be less busy being mid week and... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
staceyp96
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North Andover, Massachusetts
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Sunday 8/26/2018 with friends

A bunch of us took our children to Brownstone on a Sunday, ages ranging from 9 yrs old to 16 yrs... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Barbara J
,
Poughquag, New York
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We visited Brownstone on Tuesday August 28th in hopes that it would be less busy being mid week and with some kids already back in school. We thought it was pretty busy so I can’t imagine this place on a weekend. Honestly, I would stay...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This place is pretty cool. It's dangerous in that there are teenagers overseeing the majority of unregulated activities, but all-in-all, the benefits seem to outweigh the risks. It's a lot of fun. Our group, in three vehicles, arrived at the park to discover the parking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Toby N
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

A bunch of us took our children to Brownstone on a Sunday, ages ranging from 9 yrs old to 16 yrs old. They all enjoyed the zip lining, rock wall climbing, rope swings, cliff jumps and kayaks, lots to do for all levels! We were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Barbara J
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Place was nice. Staff was rude. We had eticket and still had to wait in line with people who didnt have tickets

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Heather W
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

It's a quarry made into a water park and it's very Lol! Before you enter the park you must sign a waiver it costs 36$ if your going to do all the activities 26$ just to swim or watch,get there early picnic tables are very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GarciaEmelie
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We arrived at 10:30 am on a Thursday morning. The place was already crowded. As the hours passed they just kept letting more and more people in. The activities were fun and it would have been a great day if they had limited the number...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Our first visit to brownstone wasn’t a rousing success. Partially due to it being one of the busiest days of the year, and partially due to the set up of the park. It’s a cool quarry with zip lines, inflatable obstacles and slides, cliff diving,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank mi682017
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Truth.... 2 weeks ago we went here, my son got a tick, he found it and freaked out but I got it off him. Then this past saturday my daughters right side of her face went numb. She Got Bells Palsey... Doctor ran a test...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hummelltime
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We had such a great time with kids ranging in ages 4-18 at Brownstone. The adults had a blast too. There is a lot to do and for those less adventurous, floating around and watching is fun too. We brought lunch and drinks in and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Deniseny15
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Place was extremely overcrowded. Waited 2 hours for a mediocre rope swing. Ziplineing lines were too long. Many hooligans were smoking weed and other things at the park. Not a family park.

Date of experience: July 2018
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LightPacker660175
29 August 2018|
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Response from 227nelsonc | Reviewed this property |
You can show the eticket and you will be good, also print the waiver cause it will save you time and get into the park quickly
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Marc F
15 August 2018|
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Response from Jennifer G | Reviewed this property |
I know I saw coolers on wheels
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Scott P
26 July 2018|
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Response from 227nelsonc | Reviewed this property |
No they will check cooler outside before entering the park.
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