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Dan Nicholas Park

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Camping at Dan Nicholas

We live close by on the other side of Salisbury, however we LOVE doing a long weekend at this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Salisbury, North Carolina
Love This Park

Take the kids or go by yourself. Stroll around the lake, rent a paddle boat ($2), feed the ducks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gold Hill, North Carolina
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  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“paddle boats”(89 reviews)
“petting zoo”(50 reviews)
“train ride”(36 reviews)
6800 Bringle Ferry Rd, Salisbury, NC 28146-7144
+1 866-767-2757
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live close by on the other side of Salisbury, however we LOVE doing a long weekend at this campground. The spots are wooded and the lake is beautiful. We didn't take children but it would be a great place to take the kids as...More

1  Thank 511angie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the kids or go by yourself. Stroll around the lake, rent a paddle boat ($2), feed the ducks, ride the carousel, play miniature golf, have a picnic, ride the train, go see the farms animals, see the zoo, watch the snakes, play in the...More

1  Thank Vixter714
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing! Always have a fun time! never been a bad place. If you are bored here then there's something wrong.

Thank isaiah l
Reviewed 7 September 2018

This is such a nice park to spend time walking, seeing the animals, riding the train or carousel, taking a paddle boat out or sitting and people watching. Our grandchildren enjoy the splash pad in the hot summer. it's a wonderful place to let them...More

Thank Slick5276
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Always a good time with family and friends. There is enough recreational things to do to keep all ages engaged and coming back year after year.

Thank John Z
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Dan Nicholas Park is a wonderful day of fun. Our grands love to do the gen mining activity as well as visit the animal museum there. The playground is fabulous and we never leave without a round of miniature golf👍👍👍Three thumbs up for Dan Nicholas!

Thank aldriddr
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is the secret of Salisbury, NC. It's got the fun for kids with rides, animal farm, and riding train. It's great for adults with camping area, fishing and park.

Thank RichardS3509
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Something for everyone from hiking trails, paddle boats, feeding the geese & ducks, miniature golf, carousel and train rides, plus a playground. It offers camping areas, picnic shelters, ball fields, volley ball courts, food. Panning for gems is always fun. There are frequent events held...More

Thank maryarey
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We went here on a suggestion and am glad we did. We bought a ticket package that cost $11/ person and included the gem mine, train, carousel, and miniature golf. We found everything well maintained and had fun. We also rented a paddle boat which...More

2  Thank Jjmat49022
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Dan Nicholas Park is a great place to take the family. For only $8 each we got a combo ticket to ride the train, the carousel, and to mine for gems. Our boys are 7 and 4 years old and loved it. There is no...More

1  Thank Tami T
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9 July 2017|
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Response from Nancy K | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We were there for a picnic
15 June 2017|
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Response from oceanwaves1999 | Reviewed this property |
I am not 100 percent sure, but I don't think you can. As for the swan or flamingo paddle boats, I have never seen any like that, all the paddle boats are the same, except for the color.