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Rowland Nature Preserve

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Great place for family fishing only if there were fish. Seems like people don’t catch and release... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
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Quiet Park

I have enjoyed this park for its fishing, trails, and Twin Tower memorial. It has been quiet each... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
Patricia B
Elyria, Ohio
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
22 Dec 2017
21 Jan 2018
“Peace and serenity in the midst of chaos!”
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Murray Ridge Road, Elyria, OH 44035
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have visited this location alone and with the kids. It is an oasis amidst the chaos of the surrounding areas. It is a great place to bring the kids when they release the rainbow trout. Aside from then the fishing isn't that great but...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Great place for family fishing only if there were fish. Seems like people don’t catch and release anymore, at time lots of Lilly pads would like to see more fish added to pond.

Thank sixpackattck
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We went there last night and had no luck at all. Most of the pond/lake was covered in grass/weeds/lillypads. Could use a lot of tlc and then it could be a great place to fish. Looks like a nice place to go for walks and...More

Thank 113staylor
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Playground is awesome. Trees surrounding the pond are awesome. Some highway noise. But the reason this park didn't rank 5 is because the pond is disgusting. Trash was seen throughout and the algae was disgusting. The fishing? Not even a tiny bite. Head to Oberlin...More

1  Thank Jen T
Reviewed 17 March 2016

I have enjoyed this park for its fishing, trails, and Twin Tower memorial. It has been quiet each time I've been there.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 21 January 2016

My husband and I love taking our dogs for walks and this park is one of the best! lots of trails in the woods. and a great spot to set a blanket down and fish too! We caught more then just fish tho, a few...More

Thank Stephanie s
Reviewed 5 October 2015

This is Elyria Township's best kept secret! There is a 9/11 Memorial with an actual piece from one of the buildings there. They have a pavilion and new playground. There are walking trails and a huge lake to fish in. It's a great relaxing place....More

3  Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Nice quite little place to sit and fish or just relax. I have 3 boys and they enjoyed them selfs. I love taking pictures and this was a very nice spot to capture great pictures of my husband and kids. We did catch fish, so...More

4  Thank Barbie S
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