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Creekside Park

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Address: 123 Mill St., Gahanna, OH 43230-3013
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This beautiful five-acre park is the centerpiece of historic Olde Gahanna....

This beautiful five-acre park is the centerpiece of historic Olde Gahanna. Best known for its lovely waterfall, the park invites visitors to stroll the walkways, enjoy a nostalgic picnic, take a paddle boat ride, fish, or wade in the delightful water of the meandering Big Walnut Creek.

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Pretty walking trails and Nice Shops

Pretty trails for walking and shops and restaurants. Paddle boats are on the water during weekend hours in summer months. Amish Essentials has wonderful skincare products and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MidWestTraveler0722
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Columbus
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Columbus
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty trails for walking and shops and restaurants. Paddle boats are on the water during weekend hours in summer months. Amish Essentials has wonderful skincare products and Kokos has the best cupcakes.

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Columbus, Ohio
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful walk. It is clean and well maintained. Kids can play around the the creek. Definitely worth visiting

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Thank aasully123
Grove City, Ohio
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61 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Pretty creek with walking paths and lots of trees. There are paddle boats to rent. Lots of geese, ducks and swans. Relaxing place to take a walk or commune with nature.

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Thank Sharleen N
Gahanna, Ohio
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Clean, small park in the heart of Gahanna. Great place to skip rocks or feed the ducks. Safe to run and walk.

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Thank jbyspysky
Gahanna, Ohio
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Warmer weather helps as it is chilly down in the creek. Pretty place as creeks go. Lots of eating places nearby to go to warm up after a chilling walk. Take a camera or use your smartphone as you can take pretty pics throughout the park.

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Thank witzwise
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75 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is such a great little place to walk through and visit. Feed the ducks, enjoy the waterfall, paddle the boats, or grab a meal or treat. This is a great place to visit!

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Thank Christi K
Columbus, Ohio
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great place to walk around, feed the ducks, or go in a paddle boat. There are also a variety of restaurants in the area and even a cupcake shop in the area.

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Thank Erin S
Gahanna, Ohio
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6 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Beautiful place to relax and enjoy nature.....walk around the creek and also do a little shopping in the nice selection of shops. Or, grab a table and just sit back and enjoy the surroundings with your meal, very nice restaurants.

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Thank Jo-Ann S
amybwest
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47 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The park is pretty. They could use better signage so you know where the paths go. You can rent paddle boats. It was weird because it was crowded but EVERYONE had their faces in thier phones playing pokemon. We did not eat at the resturants that are right on the path, but they looked nice. We will return.

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Thank amy55
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97 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is an awesome park to grab quality time alone or with friends. As for kids, I came here when I was young to play in the waterfall and ride in the paddle boats. This park is recommended for all ages, so grab an ice cream from cold stone creamery and finish it in the park 😊

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Thank Peter K

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