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John Chesnut Sr. Park

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Address: 2200 E Lake Rd, Palm Harbor, FL 34685-2001
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+1 727-669-1951
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Nice little dog park

Not many places to let your dog have free run in Florida. $150 fine if you take your dog on beach in Indian Rocks. This park has segregated runs for large and small dogs. Most... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Ken J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not many places to let your dog have free run in Florida. $150 fine if you take your dog on beach in Indian Rocks. This park has segregated runs for large and small dogs. Most owners and dogs very friendly

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I walk with a friend during early morning hours. There is abundant wildlife and great bird watching! There is a dog park, a boat ramp, an observation tower and picnic pavillions. Really enjoyable rain or shine!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great place to spend some time and relax. There were hiking trails, ball fields, picnic areas, Geocaches, and plenty of wildlife to be seen.

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Hudson, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love to visit here, usually see alligators and a lot of wildlife. Well kept park and beautiful lake. Boat launch here and have kayaked around. Not overly crowded. Lots of picnic sites.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, this park is absolutely stunning. Free entry to the park. Free parking. Lots of parking to choose from. Wheel chair accessible Lots of people walking their dogs. A fenced in dog park is located a quarter of a mile into the park. There are adorable small deer strolling around. You can get great photos and videos of them eating... More 

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Palm Harbor Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well maintained park with something for everyone. Open fields, walking trails, and a boat ramp on Lake Tarpon. A nice place to relax and enjoy nature. There are picnic tables, barbeque and pavillions.

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This park is a great place for a peaceful walk, bike ride or to go boating. It had a lot to offer. Try some of the paths too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place just to walk and see the wildlife, deer, alligators (occasionally) I love to take my camera there to take photos. There is a small butterfly garden, a boat launch, just an ideal place for everyone, families included. Good picnic areas and well maintained clean bathrooms...I love it, my local and favorite park. Open areas for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

2 dog playgrounds for big and smaller dogs, the kids playground further away, 2 boardwalks for walkers and bird watching - bring a sandwich and if you stop by the sidewalk near the lake on the north side of the park,and sit still, the cardinal will come share your sandwich, a favorite of my bird-loving mom. On the south side... More 

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an awesome park. Love the trails n the look tower. Great if you are out for a run; family gatherings or for your dog At dog park.

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