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Kanapaha Park

Tower Road and SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL 32608
+1 352-374-5245
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Big, open and beautiful!

I love to take walks here, short and long. Most of the time I take my dog and sometimes its nice to... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
SandaLs503
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Gainesville, FL
VERY RELAXING PARK

We went during a weekday so there were not very many people. Kanapaha has alot to offer... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Alison R
,
Cocoa, Florida
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Tower Road and SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL 32608
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+1 352-374-5245
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"veterans memorial"
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"wide open spaces"
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"nice playground"
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"playground equipment"
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"soccer"
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"wars"
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"picnic"
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"roller"
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"tribute"
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"workout"
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

I love to take walks here, short and long. Most of the time I take my dog and sometimes its nice to be alone. It has wide open spaces to walk or there's a section where you can do some instructed workouts. Just read the...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We went during a weekday so there were not very many people. Kanapaha has alot to offer, basketball, roller hockey, beach volleyball courts, baseball field, nice playground and lots of open spaces. Baseball field was closed for repairs when we visited. The Veterans Memorial was...More

Thank Alison R
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Late spring is a great time to visit Kanapa Park. The stands of Bamboo are so impressive. We also got to see a lovely garden wedding taking place on the grounds.

Thank Maureen M
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This park is beautiful for pictures and picnics. The only thing i don't LOVE is that the playground has that ground up tire stuff. It gets the kids' hands so gross and the bathrooms don't have soap. I am glad that there are bathrooms though.

Thank genaveve
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

This park is a great place to walk your dog. It is also a great place for children to play. There are many locations for picnics. There is also plenty of parking.

Thank FamilyOnAVacation
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Bring your kids, dogs, family, to enjoy all the playground equipment then tour the veterans memorial. One of the most impressive documentaries of the gains as well of the sacrifices of our veterans. Spend a couple of hours, bring a picnic and enjoy the day....More

Thank Dangafl
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Most will visit this as a site for youth soccer, with several well-maintained fields. But it is also a memorial park honoring the vets from all of out (too many) wars.

Thank Robert W
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

New to the Gainesville area been looking up places for me and my dog to visit and have a great walk. Glad I found this park. It a great place to take photographs and to enjoy a nice walk in there trail area. We will...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Lots of open space, great for families, place to take your pets, if you like any sport its an overall great park to visit and actually very quiet and peaceful if your just going for a walk or run

Thank yolonda g
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Park has tons of picnic tables to bbq at. Has soccer fields, basketball courts, and volleyball. Also a nice trail to walk or exercise. Tons of space for everyone. There are also facilities for roller skating, and roller hockey.

Thank ZynthesisGville
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yukonride07
22 February 2017|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
There are no formal parking places for an RV (and no hookups), but i guess you could try to park in their parking lot. I cannot guarantee that the police wouldn't run you off (especially at night, since there was a... More
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Cjacobe18
13 September 2016|
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Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if you are allowed to fish the lake.
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