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Cherokee Park

745 Cochran Hill Rd, Louisville, KY 40206
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Great park in an amazing city

There is a "scenic loop" throughout the park that makes it really simple to traverse w/out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frank H
via mobile

Thank you for all your help Keesha in giving us precise information about reserving a shelter. And... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cincinnati, Ohio
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Less hilly and grassier than its local cousins, Cherokee Park is mostly open meadows and woods.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scenic loop” (20 reviews)
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745 Cochran Hill Rd, Louisville, KY 40206
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is a "scenic loop" throughout the park that makes it really simple to traverse w/out confusion. The heavily tree lined streets in the park (& out) make this town/area one of my favorite smaller, big cities. Be sure to go see St. James Court...More

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you for all your help Keesha in giving us precise information about reserving a shelter. And to the nice maintenance man who was kind enough to guide us around to the different locations for us to make our choice for our Gathering... THANK YOU!!!!

Thank MistWalker96
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This park has a one way street that zigs and zags through the entire park. They took the left land and made it a pedestrian and bike lane. It's perfect for jogging, walking or bicycling if you can handle the steep hills. It's very scenic...More

Thank Carl M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have personally never experienced landscape artistry like that of the famous landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted. I had read and become fascinated with him in the book Devil in the White City but to visually partake in his works has taken me to a...More

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Beautiful park located in the middle of the city, surrounded by residential areas. This is a pretty good sized park, and very hilly, so if you're not in shape you may want to bike this and there were a lot of bikers when we were...More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This was a very peaceful park. We parked easily for free, got out and sat on one of the benches and listened to the birds sing, chatted and people watched. We saw all ages of people out with their kids and pets walking, running and...More

Thank Shanna S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We only had the opportunity to drive the loop road through the park, but next time we hope to walk some of the trails. Very green.

Thank acedaughter
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The park is safe, the terrain is cool you can do trail running or hike or simply run the marked paths. It has some challenging routes/hills but it is not ovewhelming and the loop is awesome for a daily run routine

Thank Rachel K
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This park is excellent for walking/hiking and biking. We usually take our dog through the woods or we just hike ourselves.

Thank dancestop
Reviewed 30 June 2017

So much to offer here- Walking, cycling, mountain biking, skating, picnics and more. One of the treasures that Louisville has to offer. Check out Big Rock with Beargrass creek flowing past.

Thank Tim L
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29 December 2016|
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Response from Skip F | Reviewed this property |
I didn't look for one but assume they do have them.
8 August 2016|
Response from jlhr416 | Reviewed this property |
No fee to get in, and I am with you on the age and all, but we ride/walk and I suggest the fall to do the walk/ride. It is hilly but I suggest to drive it and pick your area, some hills are worse than others.