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Hessel Park

1401 Grandview Dr, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6826
+1 217-398-2550
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Awesome park

This park it truly awesome. It has many of the newest playground equipment. There is a paved walk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mahomet, il
Tree Walk

The Hessel Park Tree Walk is amazing. There are 28 unique trees marked with metal tags indicating... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Pavla Š
via mobile
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1401 Grandview Dr, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6826
+1 217-398-2550
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park it truly awesome. It has many of the newest playground equipment. There is a paved walk all around the park for dog walkers & just walkers.A nice huge pavilion.

Thank bsmith61853
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The Hessel Park Tree Walk is amazing. There are 28 unique trees marked with metal tags indicating the names, species and origins. Children play games, people go for a walk with their dogs and even there are several places where you can do a grill...More

Thank Pavla Š
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A day at the park, took my granddaughters to play it was pretty busy they are working on putting some new things in the park, restroom are gone big hole in the ground.it should be nice when it is done,kids had fun on what was...More

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We went to this park for afternoon walk. Park is well maintained and quite big so we had very nice time.

Thank NayiU
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Large park with many great futures. Lots of big trees for shade, which are beautiful in the fall. It has a standard playground with swings and slides but also has playground buildings and bridges. One of the great features is the water playground with lots...More

Thank Melinda F
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We lived acress the street from this park. By far, the most popular and fun park in Champaign. The kids beg to go...everyday!

Thank dkessel64
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great place to walk the dog on a chilly day. The sidewalk is in great condition, and they even have a couple of designated spots for dogs to have relief, and provide bags and a designated trash can. They also have a water fountain that...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The park is located all around some major attractions plus eateries near by to choose from. The park is easy to find and plenty of parking for all. The first thing that I noticed was it's cleanliness. It had been awhile since I visited Hessel...More

Thank jamescS9977KZ
Reviewed 5 November 2016

A great place to spend an hour, a quiet afternoon or a pleasant evening. A large pavilion can be reserved thru the park district, or there are smaller shelters and picnic tables throughout. Tennis courts, play structures, fountain for the kids to play in, plenty...More

Thank david b
Reviewed 13 September 2016

They have remolded the larger pavilion and added concreat & brick seating, which is really nice for arranging large group/family pictures. There are the resurfaced tennis courts, as well as a water park for children. There is of course the regular play equipment, as well...More

Thank AVN_24
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