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Two large toys

The playground is perfect for kids and families. Lots of space to play eat and run around. There... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
TyrellC_12
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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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An Interesting Brief Stop

Not too many people know about the atomic program in southern Idaho. There are a lot of signs and... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
mrliterature
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California
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  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
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9 Oct 2018
“Two large toys”
3 Aug 2018
“Nice little town park”
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

The playground is perfect for kids and families. Lots of space to play eat and run around. There are to large playboys with slides and steps perfect for kids of all ages. Ide give 5 stars but there isn't a outskirts walking path

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TyrellC_12
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Shaded park adjacent to the school track and football field. A little history and recreation. We also did a short run over to the bike path that runs about a mile along the main road. No shade, but a nice traffic free place for a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dave d
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I really appreciate the care taken of this park. I lived there during the time mentioned. It is important information.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vantinetraveler
Reviewed 24 September 2017

If you must be in Arco, this park has a nice playground for kids. In fact, besides the close proximity to Craters of the Moon National Park, this is about the only other thing the town has going for it. There are slides, swings, animals...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank KMate
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This was a small part with a sign commemorating that this was the first town to be powered by nuclear fusion. Nice spot but not a lot to see.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tim B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great little park to have a picnic or to get the kids out of the house for some fresh air (they have lots of activities for the little ones)...

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Not too many people know about the atomic program in southern Idaho. There are a lot of signs and information that is presented and it's interesting to read about this program. It should be noted that the signs that I saw only mentioned the positive...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mrliterature
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We happened upon this park while the town was celebrating Atomic Days - Arco Idaho was the very first town in America (the world maybe) to be powered by nuclear power - for peaceful purposes. The town celebrates this as it should. There were lots...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Just your average, fairly large community park. But it is an oasis of green grass and shade trees on an otherwise day long desert drive. Lots of parking, restrooms and open quiet space.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 2Vegans2wheels
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