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Tinker Nature Park

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The best trail in Henrietta

The trails are oriented, the park always clean, nice places for picnics, facilities in good shape... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mônica T
Henrietta, New York
via mobile
Great for families

Nice walking trails and neat, old farmhouse. Lots of flowers blooming. Park is well maintained... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
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“fairy houses”(17 reviews)
“crushed stone”(2 reviews)
“lovely walk”(2 reviews)
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1525 Calkins Rd, 1525 Calkins Rd, 14534-2719, Henrietta, Finger Lakes, New York, Henrietta, NY 14534-2719
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The trails are oriented, the park always clean, nice places for picnics, facilities in good shape. The small museum is so informative, and friendly staff

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mônica T
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Nice walking trails and neat, old farmhouse. Lots of flowers blooming. Park is well maintained. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mountainman13
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Just imagine yourself as a 5 or 6 year old, walking on a trail winding through a wooded Fairyland. At numerous spots along the trail, you will be thrilled by the fairy houses, which are so real that they invite you to stop and enjoy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank FLTraveler08
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Well maintained, beautiful park for all ages. Even fairly accessible for those with wheelchairs or walkers. We took my friend's 20-month-old daughter, not expecting her to be too invested in the Fairy Houses. She was fascinated and once she knew we were actually looking for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank laurie h
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We met up with a friend to visit Tinker Nature Park. It is a beautiful park. We enjoyed the fairy houses. The trails were great. They had educational boxes along the one trail. They have benches throughout the trails. There are picnic areas and a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ManateeCathy
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Stopped here for a walk with friends. Lovely walk through the trees, various routes to follow. Also a special needs route done I think by the scouts. Saw frogs, birds, chipmunks, friends also said that they had seen deer previously. At the moment there are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter was super excited over the thought of seeing the fairy houses. You had to follow the "crushed stone path" to find the fairies and it takes a few minutes walking in to get to the right area. She loved everyone of them and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rn2heather15
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, easy hiking trails. The fairy trail is amazing and perfect for kids. There is also a playground, fitness course, garden, and house to explore. Definitely worth a stop, especially for the kids!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Thesuhrs107
Reviewed 16 July 2017

As others have said, the park and trail are great. If you can get a tour of the house and barn, jump at it. It is in beautiful preserved condition. All original furniture from six generations of Tinkers that lived there. The volunteer docents do...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dave H
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

If you're just introducing hiking to the toddlers- this is the perfect place to do so!! There's a beautiful, marked trail and adorable fairy houses throughout- making the walk magical as well as easy! We are never disappointed with the animals we see/ today was...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank kathleens464
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27 July 2017|
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Response from UpstateNyGrandma11 | Reviewed this property |
The trail can accommodate wheelchairs and walkers. It might be strenuous with a walker.
22 August 2016|
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Response from robcurtross | Reviewed this property |
ictor, NY Get on I-490 E 6 min (3.3 mi) Take I-90 W to NY-253 E in Henrietta. Take exit 46 from I-90 W 13 min (13.0 mi) Turn right onto NY-253 E (signs for New York 15A E) 3 min (1.4 mi) Henrietta, NY