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Great hike

My wife and I hiked the various trails that are part of Helen Putnam Park today. The facilities are... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2015
Dean K
Anchorage, Alaska
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Nice park to discover and explore

Beautiful area, surrounded by lots and lots of sceneries, A must to see on your List. Have fun... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2015
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Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I hiked the various trails that are part of Helen Putnam Park today. The facilities are very good. At the parking lot there are bathrooms as well as a playground area for children. There is a $7.00 daily parking fee, which you...More

1  Thank Dean K
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Beautiful area, surrounded by lots and lots of sceneries, A must to see on your List. Have fun exploring

Thank Jchatila
Reviewed 6 August 2015

An OK-enough experience that my family and visitors have been there a few times - partly for no other reason than to support our local, underfunded parks. A few BBQ grills in the Gazebo/playground area. Flush toilets. Usually very dry. Some steep hills. Very little...More

1  Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 28 July 2015

After a morning business meeting and a wonderful but filling lunch on wonderful Mexican food, my wife and I wanted to spend a little time walking off the calories and enjoying some peace and quiet. Helen Putman park really worked for us. It's a quick...More

Thank Ahmet A
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I absolutely love Helen Putnam Park. It is so incredible to have this gorgeous open nature, with a ton of great different trails, right on the edge of town! A quick 10 minute drive from my house, and you're engulfed in nature....gorgeous rolling hills, oak...More

Thank Shennon O
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The variety of hiking and walking trails is pretty extensive, from short, relatively flat strolls, to longer up and down climbs. The path options are clearly displayed on a map at the trailhead by the parking lot, and each trail is clearly marked along the...More

Thank mossyfy
Reviewed 9 July 2015

This is a local park/open space area in Petaluma. You can access the park from the Victoria Subdivision or on your way out of town on "D" St. There are many trials and one main paved path. If you want the best views you have...More

Thank bemisup77
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Helen Putnam Park is one of Petaluma's best un-kept secrets. The hike is easy but beautiful. One way will take you past a small pond. You are likely to see wild flowers, animals, and friendly doggies on a walk with their people.It is almost never...More

Thank LaRaeMeadows
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Good hike but a bit difficult to find. We walked from downtown which was a long trip. Lot's of dog walkers and joggers. Used by locals. Lovely view from the top.

1  Thank Juliet M
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Helen Putnam is a pretty park, with uphill if you want it and flat if you don't. There are a couple of places that offer a bit of a hill to get your heart rate going or you can just stay on the flatter areas...More

1  Thank DeniseKramer
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